Part Time Home Care Assistant

  • Location

    Darlington

  • Sector:

    Health & Social Care

  • Job ref:

    0b2aae985f55

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-02-10

  • Client:

    #

Company Description

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 client's based on mutual interests and hobbies to help build bonds of trust which enables us to provide the person centered care that we all desire.

Job Description

Working in care, everyday is different. At Home Instead we care for our elderly clients in their own homes or wherever they call home which is where they feel most comfortable. Your tasks may include helping someone with their morning and evening routines preparing them healthy and delicious meals through the day or keeping their own homes safe and tidy. 

Above all, you will be there to provide that essential companionship service which is at the heart of everything that we do.

Our call are a minimum of one hour which sets us aside from the other providers giving our CAREGivers time to build up trust and rapport and creating a lasting friendship. 

In return you will work you will get to work for a friendly local team that offer great rates of pay, paid holiday, award winning training, and staff discounts amongst other benefits. 

You will have access to continues professional development to enable you to provide the highest standard of professional care. 

Due to the nature of the role you must have access to reliable transport as you may be required to assist a client to an appointment or to enable them to continue with a hobby or interest.

Qualifications

  • Able to use your own initiative
  • Caring and empathic nature
  • Good working commitment
  • Ability to work alternate weekends both Saturday and Sunday and some evenings
  • Must be a driver as our clients can live in remote areas and may need your support to get to appointments
  • You don't need to have prior experience to work for Home Instead, we are looking for people who have a natural talent at caring for others who love to spend time with people and can easily put a smile on someone's face which will make a difference to their entire day. If this describes you then please do get in touch.