Home Care Assistant - Wakefield

£12.00 hourly
  • Flexicare At Home
  • Wakefield, UK
  • Jun 21, 2024
Full time Homecare

Job Description

We are hiring - Homecare support worker - No experience Necessary 

A little bit about us:

We are a family run Home Care provider based in Wakefield. Our philosophy is to provide a truly personalised service that preserves privacy, dignity and is respectful of individual needs, preferences and wishes in the comfort of service users own home. All of our care visits are a minimum of 30 minutes, giving you the time necessary to provide the highest standard of care.

Responsibilities of a Home Care Support Worker:

  • Support with personal care such as washing, showering, bathing, toileting and dressing
  • Providing nutrition and hydration support
  • Support with medication needs
  • Assisting with domestic duties such as cooking and cleaning
  • Providing companionship, so excellent communication skills required
  • Working in and around the Wakefield area so your clients will be local to you

What do I need to become a Home Care Support Worker?

You must:

  • Have a full UK driving licence and have access to your own car, insured for business use
  • NO experience required – full training provided
  • A caring and empathetic personality
  • be eligible to work in the UK (we do not offer sponsorship nor are we registered to offer work to those on a visa)

Why us?

  • Contact rate of £12.00 per hour
  • Travel time at £12.00 per hour
  • 45p per mile mileage expense
  • £24.00 per contact hour for working overtime and bank holidays
  • Performance related bonus
  • Paid shadowing with an experienced carer
  • Free uniform & PPE
  • Free online and classroom training
  • Free DBS check
  • Guaranteed hours (no zero hour contracts)
  • Flexible contracts available
  • Free blue light card
  • Free nationally recognised qualifications, including your Care Certificate and QCF’s
  • Support with career development and progression
  • £250 refer a friend scheme (on successful completion of their probationary period)
  • Free Psychology of Care course aimed at not only providing exemplary care with a strong foundation of emotional well-being for our clients, but also personal well-being, happiness and job satisfaction for all our employees

If you feel like this is a bit of you then either hit reply or drop me a email on Nellie.Abbasi@flexicareathome.co.uk for more information!