Experienced Care Assistant
- Slough, UK
- Date Advert Closes: 17th August 2021
Home Instead provides award winning care for it's private clients in the comfort of their own home. We offer a one hour minimum visit time to clients, often visits are longer. We provide person centred care, tailored to the needs of each individual.
You will visit clients in their own homes and support clients with everything from showering, dressing, meals, medication and help around the house to keep it tidy. You will have a friendly, caring nature offering much needed companionship to our clients.
Experience working in a care at home environment, be comfortable with helping clients shower and dress, have a clean driving license and use of your own car. You will need to apply for a DBS and provide 2 professional and 2 personal references. You will have a modern smart phone which is able to run our digital care planning App. You will be available to work during breakfast, lunch and teatime visits. Our care staff are required to work one weekend on and and one weekend off. You will have an excellent command of the English language both written and spoken.
We offer in-depth training on the Home Instead way which takes the form of a 3-4 day assessment centre where we will teach the skills you need and assess your progress. If successful we will then offer you a contract of employment. You can be expected to work anything between 10-25 hours per week depending on your availability to work the times our clients need you.