Care Assistants

Date: April 09, 2014

Reference Number: care_assistants

Locations(s): Southend, Leigh on Sea, Westcliff, Shoeburyness, Rochford and surrounding areas

Rates: Petrol allowance per visit on top of hourly rate of pay

Job Description:

Care Assistants required for Southend, Leigh on Sea, Westcliff, Shoeburyness, Rochford and surrounding areas to provide domiciliary care for vulnerable clients to ensure that they maintain their independence and live with dignity in their own homes. As a company we offer comprehensive in-house training and actively encourage the advancement of our staff. We also offer a petrol allowance per visit on top of hourly rate of pay. Various morning, lunch, tea and bed shifts available Monday to Friday and alternate weekends.

Job Duties:

  • Adhering to the care plan, implementing personal care for the service user
  • Recording all relevant information during visits and reporting change
  • Follow instructions from the line manager
  • Maintain standards of care and participate in programmes that seek to measure the quality of service that is provided
  • Respect the service user’s dignity and privacy
  • Comply with company policies and procedures to ensure safe delivery and high standard of individual care

Job Requirements for the Role:

  • Full clean driving licence and own transport essential
  • Previous experience in care preferred but not essential
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • A willingness to undertake all mandatory training
  • Punctuality and reliability
  • A caring, empathetic and positive attitude

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