**Helping Older people** Have you considered becoming a CAREGiver (Brentwood, Billericay & Upminster)
- Brentwood, UK
Home Instead Senior Care is the world’s leading provider of non-medical care and companionship services for older people. With minimum visits of one hour, award winning training and an excellent reputation we are immensely proud of the quality of care we provide. We match our CAREGivers to our clients based on mutual interests and hobbies to help build bonds of trust and enables us to provide personalised support.
Our office was established in 2009 and our mission is “To become the most admired homecare provider across Brentwood, Billericay and Upminster”. This role will play a vital part ensuring that our clients receive the best in class quality care and support the growth of our business.
Are you currently feeling like you want to offer your assistance during COVID-19 and make a real difference in your community?
Why not consider becoming a Home Instead CAREGiver and helping older people through this uncertain and worrisome time?
You do not need any experience or particular qualifications to become a CAREGiver. However, it would be useful to have some experience of working in a care setting or interacting with older people. This could be personal experience of caring for a family member or voluntary experience. You will have a passion for supporting others and pride yourself on delivering an outstanding service. You will be reliable, trustworthy and respectful. You will enjoy building professional friendships and comfortable in spending time in the company of others.
*Home Help - Collecting prescriptions, light housekeeping, checking food expiry dates, pet care, home maintenance, shopping, collecting prescriptions.
*Companionship - become a companion and encourage conversation, provide reminders for medication, activities, outings, stimulate and encourage activities - walking, hobbies and monitoring diet and eating
*Personal Care - providing medication reminders, bathing dressing and grooming - please note some duties are light personal care and may involve just being a presence to reassure than actually carrying out personal care. Please call our Recruiter Lorraine to gain more an insight into the duties involved.
*Dementia care - assist with morning wake up calls and evenings services, help with continence care, dressing and bathing, eating, drinking and medication reminders.
If you are looking for work that is extremely rewarding and satisfactory we are offering zero hour contracts that can lead into guarantted average hour contracts from 16-20+ hours with varies fixed schedules. Rate of pay is £10 per hour weekday and £11.50 weekend rates.
Benefits to you:
- Holiday pay, pension scheme and a range of company benefits – Health Care Scheme, Employee Assitance Programme
- City and Guilds accredited training, including Care Certificate and Dementia training
- An Outstanding rating and award-winning training including two Princess Royal Training Awards
- Opportunities for career progression
- Mileage and travel time allowance
We are extremely proud of the work we do, why not give us a call today and join our team! Please click on I’m interested or alternatively contact us on 01277 822858.
We encourage applications from all sections of the community as we want to reflect the neighbourhoods in which we work. Home Instead Senior Care is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of adults and expects all staff to share this commitment. This role is subject to DBS enhanced disclosure.