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  • Blackpool, UK
  • Part-time
  • Date Advert Closes: 02 November 2022

Job Description

Are you looking for a career in care where you choose the hours that work around your schedule and commitments with high rates or pay and a mileage allowance of 45p.

Primary Responsibilities

· Reflect the core values of Home Instead franchise

· Contribute to a positive living environment to enhance a client’s quality of life

· Document daily activities and report any significant changes in a client’s needs or living conditions

· Maintain regular communication with line manager and office staff

Companionship Services which could include, but are not limited to:

· Offer companionship and conversation

· Monitor diet and eating

· Stimulate and encourage through a variety of activities (for example clothing selection, hobbies and crafts)

· Arrange and provide reminders for appointments, activities and outings

· Help with travel arrangements

· Assist with walking (lending an arm to steady)

· Accompany to appointments and social events (for example visiting friends or family, lunch, club meetings)

Home Help Services which could include, but are not limited to:

· Run errands / collect prescriptions etc

· Performing light housekeeping tasks (dusting, vacuuming, making beds, changing linens, cleaning bathrooms, kitchens, washing and ironing, taking out rubbish, caring for houseplants etc.)

· Organise and tidy cupboards and check food expiry dates

· Plan prepare and tidy away meals

· Answer the door

· Assist with pet care

· Supervise home maintenance

· Help with shopping and oversee home deliveries

Personal Care Services which could include, but are not limited to:

· Provide medication reminders

· Help with bathing, dressing and grooming

· Help with continence care

· Assist to eat and drink

· Provide Dementia / Alzheimer care

· Provide respite / convalescence care

· Assist with morning/wake up and or evening/tuck in

Secondary Responsibilities

· Participate in company sponsored training and social events including Care professional meetings

· Report hours according to office policy & communicate changes in availability in a timely manner

· Participate in PEAQ engagement Survey

· Document client information in Client and Life Journal

· May require you to run errands and provide incidental transportation for a client using your vehicle or a client’s vehicle

· Perform other reasonable duties as assigned

Essential Criteria

· Ability to treat and care for clients and their property with dignity and respect

· Ability to adapt to various living environments and locations

· Ability to listen, communicate clearly and build relationships with clients and their families in a friendly and pleasant manner

· Willingness to work and communicate professionally with Home Instead office teams and other social and health care professionals

· Respect for people with different backgrounds and beliefs to your own and who may have a range of medical conditions. Commitment to non-discriminatory care practice

· Willing to seek guidance when needed and follow instructions

· Excellent time keeper who is organized and reliable

· Ability to adapt to change quickly and make common sense decisions at short notice

· Good hygiene practice, including personal hygiene and a smart appearance

· Good level of stamina and fitness to meet the physical demands of the job

· This role will require you to obtain an Enhanced Disclosure from the relevant body

. Driver Essential.

Additional Information

If you want to work for a business who make a real difference to someone’s life and be a pivotal part of our team, we would love to hear from you.

Home Instead are committed to equal opportunities and welcome a broad diversity of talent to apply.

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