Domiciliary Care Worker
£16649 - £18860 per annum + Dependent on experience and qualifications
Full time, Permanent
Domiciliary Care Adults Learning Disabilities
£16,649 £18,,860 pa Dependent on skills and qualifications PLUS optional overtime.
45p per mile (Paid travel time)
Car drivers are essential for this role business insurance is required the cost for this will be covered if you do not already hold this.
Are you an independent, caring individual?
Would you like to support adults with additional needs?
Are you happy to work acrossAlton, Farnborough and Aldershot areas?
Are you tired of having to work to stressful and pressurised time limits and not having enough time to compassionately care for your clients? Vetro recruitment are seeking Domiciliary Care Workers for individuals in the Hampshire area.
Your role will be to support 13 individuals per day. You will be assisting adults with learning disabilities to thrive in their everyday lives by supporting them with their daily tasks and activities. You will be prompting them with their medication and hygiene requirements, supporting them into the community for activities, assisting with general household tasks such as cooking, shopping and cleaning and being a welcoming emotional support where needed.
Your approach will be personcentred with the ability to calmly manage challenging situations, demonstrate empathy with others and adapt easily to change. This post works to a shift rota pattern loosely based on 105pm 5 days per week, however this is subject to change depending on activities booked/ client need.(Potential of 9.30am 5.30pm for example) Shifts include every other weekend. Over time is also available.
Due to the physical and vulnerable nature of the people you will be assisting and the need to support individuals safely, this role can be both physically and emotionally demanding. However, our client feels that the enormous rewards and satisfaction of supporting people to achieve their goals outweigh such demands.
Experience of autism, learning disabilities, nonverbal communication and working with challenging behaviours is desirable; however, you will be provided with a superb comprehensive mandatory training programme which supports your knowledge and development of essential skills for the role.
You will also be supported in achieving the Care Certificate and Health and Social Care qualifications via apprenticeships at no cost to you. If you are looking for the chance to progress this could be the opportunity you have been looking for!
A Driving License is Essential for this role due to assisting clients into the community and accessing 13 clients per day.
Benefits provided to successful applicants:
Alongside working in a rewarding and progressive culture you will be offered:
Holiday up to 33 days
Your birthday off work
Contributory Pension Scheme
Variety of Learning and Development activities
Family Friendly and Leave initiatives
Reward / recognition schemes
Death in Service 1 X salary
Access to free confidential Employee Assistance Programme (Financial, legal and counselling services)
Work related travel expenses expenses
Outstanding progression and training opportunities.
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Posted 50 days ago