Senior Care at Home Care Assistant, East Amersham

Closing date: 05/10/2019

Location: Care at Home, Pratt House, Quill Hall Lane, Amersham, Buckinghamshire, HP6 6LU

Hours - 35 Hours per week - Monday - Sunday - alternate weekends with on-call 1 week in 3

Hourly Rate - £11.33 PH

We are currently recruiting for a Senior Care at Home Assistant to join the team in East Amersham, Bucks. Duties will include providing assistance to Service Users with their personal care, including washing, dressing and assisting in all aspects of their daily lives.

The ideal candidate will be able to communicate and interact well with people, be comfortable working as part of a team and can empathise and understand the needs of older people. Upon commencement, Senior Care Assistants must be willing to undertake training to achieve NVQ Level 3 qualification or equivalent.

Key objectives:

  • To provide a service of care that enables our clients to lead as independent a lifestyle as possible
  • To deliver the agreed care to the clients within their own home to ensure that their physical, social, intellectual and emotional needs are met
  • To work effectively with others within the agency to ensure that service users needs are met
  • Have a full driving licence and have full access to a car
  • You'll undertake agreed scheduled visits to homes to provide the required level of care and support as identified within the care plans. You'll provide assistance with any or all elements of personal care such as oral / denture hygiene, washing and grooming, shaving, showering and dressing.

The post is subject to a DBS check - Job reference V0436

To Apply

please send your full CV to g.lamoon@abbeyfield.com