Home Care Assistant
Looking for care assistants to provide excellent care to clients in their own homes.
Home Care Assistant Opportunity - Female Only*
Elite Care Scotland Ltd (part of the Prestige Nursing Group)
We are recruiting for Female Care Assistants to support our clients in the comfort of their own home. If you have care experience and enjoy a role where you really can make a difference, join our expanding Angus team now, (only female drivers will be contacted).
*Section 7(2b) of the Sex Discrimination Act 1975 applies that there is a genuine occupational requirement for female staff for these positions.
We have the below regular shift patterns to suit the times you are available to work:
Day shift (7am - 2pm); Late shift (4pm - 10pm); Weekends and overnights.
We work with a 4/3 rotational roster of Monday, Tuesday, Saturday, Sunday on week 1 and Wednesday, Thursday, Friday on Week 2, providing you with continuity and a good work/life balance.
The role will involve visiting local clients in their own homes and provide a range of care services. These include:
- Personal Care
- Medication support
- Meal preparation and assistance
- Social stimulation support
- Supporting clients to appointments and outings
- Risk Assessment
What's in it for you?
In return for providing valuable support to vulnerable individuals in their own homes we are offering you:
- Competitive hourly rates of pay, £9.30 per hour during the week / £9.54 at weekends
- 26p per mile expenses to cover mileage costs
- Accrued holiday pay on all you earn at 12.07%
- Flexible working and a variety of work matched to your skills and interests
- Working with a local team in your local area
- Full training and support as well as ongoing training and development
- One to one shadowing with an experienced carer
- Employee Assistance Programme 24/7 365 days a year (fully confidential support)
- "Your Prestige" Benefits and Rewards package (including 4% discount at Tesco, 5% discount at Argos and many more)
- Free uniform and PVG cost refunded *conditions apply*
- Must have a full clean driving licence and access to own vehicle for this role
- Must have a minimum of 6 months, recent "care related" work experience
- Must have the right to work in the UK
For an informal chat call Sharon Shand on 07961099579 during office hours, Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm.
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