It's time to care in Petworth! Paid volunteer opportunities
- Petworth GU28, UK
- Date Advert Closes: 30th July 2021
Home Instead 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.
Promoting independence, as a Care assistant you will provide a variety of services to allow the elderly and vulnerable to live in their own home. This could include but not limited to tasks such as
Home Help - Light cleaning, preparing meals, medication support
Companionship - accompanying to appointments, shops etc or even popping in for tea and a chat!
Personal or dementia Care - full training provided, this could include assisting with bathing, memory games or assisting your client to get dressed.
We have wonderful clients looking for extra support and companionship - could you be the person to make a real difference in their life?
You do not need any experience or qualifications to become a Care Assistant
What we are looking for in a Care assistant
- To have a passion for supporting others, wanting to make a true difference to the quality of life for our clients
- Driver essential with access to a reliable car as you be travelling to clients homes and taking them out in your car.
- Aged over 18
What we can offer you
- Paid Mileage
- Free DBS check
- Workplace pension
- Holiday pay
- Employee assistance programme
- Employee discounts
- No uniform
If you would like to make a change in someone's life in your local community, have a passion for caring we would love to hear from you.
We encourage applications from all sections of the community as we want to reflect the neighbourhoods in which we work. Home Instead 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 and references.