Home Care Assistants & Home Helpers

Recruiter
Health and Social Care Jobs
Location
Croydon (London Borough), London (Greater)
Salary
Up to £18.80 Per Hour + Mileage Allowance
Posted
17 Mar 2017
Expires
14 Apr 2017
Ref
A/HCA/CROYDON
Contract Type
Permanent

Our client is looking to recruit Home Care Assistants & Home Helpers in the Croydon area of London.

Due to the nature of the business and location of our clients it is desirable you have a car, although it is not essential.

You will be working for an award-winning provider specialising in care & support to private clients who are still active, but require personal care and companionship to help them to remain independent in their own homes.  This could include offering support to help them with their morning/evening routine, prompting to take medication, taking them out shopping/attending local groups, attending doctors/hospital appointments, preparing a meal for them and being a friend and someone for company. Nothing is rushed, we spend an absolute minimum of an hour with the people we support.

Don't worry if you are not experienced, our client offers an excellent training package with recognised qualifications and encourages progression throughout. What we do ask for is passion, commitment and a caring nature to be able to help others.  You can be from any age group and from any background, there is no upper limit.  Being a Home Care Assistant or Home Helper is very rewarding.

What are the potential hours?

You will be looking for part-time hours approximately 10- 30 hours per week, we have several early morning shifts, available and have vacancies covering, lunchtimes, afternoons, or maybe just evenings and weekends, if you are available to cover these shifts then this position is ideal for you.

What are the benefits?

Making a difference to someone every day is the biggest benefit and motivator for doing this job.

We pay £9.00 - £18.80 per hour plus mileage allowance.

What Skills do I need?

To be a Home Care Assistant & Home Helper you should also be happy to provide personal care which could be helping someone brush their teeth, assisting with washing & dressing, feeding or brushing their hair. 

You probably have lots of questions, which is great. Once you apply we will give you a call and chat through anything you might like to know about joining our team.