Domiciliary Health Care Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00019350-1
  • Date Posted: 15 September 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Kettering, Northamptonshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Are you caring and compassionate? Would you like to help others to live at home and support their independence? Direct Health may be looking to recruit you! Direct Health is looking for Home Care Workers across Kettering to brighten up someone`s day.

We have pocket locations throughout and are looking for staff locally to care for people in their own community. Social isolation is on the increase and by joining our dynamic team, you can make all the difference to people`s lives. If you think you can offer a personalised service then you are already half way to becoming a care worker. We pay above minimum wage at £8.80 per hour, 20p mileage no matter your age or experience. We will give you all the training you need, as well as opportunities to progress in your career.

If you are an outgoing, positive person who has a genuine desire to help,Compassionate and a good listener,Willing to undertake a range of healthcare tasks including personal care, medication support, light meal preparation, light domestic tasks, social interaction to name a few,

We have both Part Time, and Full Time positions available.

Current shift pattern;

Monday - Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, Mornings - 7am-11am, Evenings - 3pm - 10:30pm

As a Care Assistant you will enjoy these benefits:- Paid Mileage,Paid Annual Leave and Holiday entitlement,Guaranteed Hours after successful probationary period,The chance to increase your career opportunities with a fully-funded diploma in Health and Social Care,Free company uniform,Free company work mobile phone,Paid induction,Career Progression within the company,Employee incentive scheme, includes, discounts on super markets, retailers options for private health care, Cycle to work scheme and car leasing

Requirements as aCare Assistant- To assist Service Users with helping with meal preparation, medication, companionship as well as personal care,To contribute to a daily log of care. This will be kept at the Service User`s home, To ensure the health and welfare of Service Users,To feed back any concerns to your line manager about individual Service Users or any difficulties you may be having,To encourage and enable Service Users to achieve and maintain maximum independence.

Areas Include: - East Team - Kettering - Grangeway Estate, Town Centre, Ise Lodge, Kettering Leisure Village, Rural Central Team - Rushden, Irthlingborough, Higham Ferrers, Rural North Team - Irchester, Wollaston, Bozeat, Grendon, Farndish, Rural South Team - Northampton Centre, Goldings, Blackthorn, Rectory Farm, Kingsthorpe, Headlands, Abington, Bellinge, Standens Barn, Boothville, Ecton Brook, Lumbertubs, Lings, Moulton, Southfields, Thorplands.

The successful Home Care Assistant and Support Workersmust have their own transportfor travelling from client to client locations. So if want to join our ever growing team of Care workers, we want to hear from you! Call head office on(phone number removed)!

Click the apply now button or email (url removed) - We will be in touch with you to discuss your application further soon.

Please keep in mind if you are suitable for this position you will be contacted within the first 48 hours of applying via telephone, text and email.

COVID-19 considerations. To Keep candidates staff we have reduced the amount of people allowed on Induction. you will be provided with PPE for work. DBS Application Free of Charge