- Location: Chippenham - South West
- Start Date: Immediate start available
- Duration: Permanent
- Job Type: Permanent
- Sector: Care Work
- Job Ref: JP
- Salary: £8.55 - £9.20
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New Directions are looking to recruit a number of Health Care Assistants on behalf of a very prestigious client within the Chippenham area.
Our client is looking to recruit a number of permanent staff to work with them in their Home Care sector. You do not need to have experience in a care setting, as our client will provide you with all the training necessary.
The role is to provide the highest standard of care provision working with service users in their own homes (to include sheltered housing schemes).
Some of the key functions of the roles include:
*Attend to care and support tasks as agreed and in line with the service user’s plan, all of which are aimed at enabling the service user to maintain their independence within their own home or community, whilst working towards identified outcomes.
*Provides personal care such as washing, dressing, and toileting (where required).
*Supporting service users with their mobility and independence, helping users in and out of bed, bath, wheelchair and chairs and assisting with manual handling where required.
*Assist service users with their groceries and other shopping tasks.
Our client is a well established company and therefore are able to offer the below benefits:
*Flexible hours available to include alternate weekends, we will work with you to create set shift patterns (Guaranteed hours are available)
*You would not be expected to travel more than a 5-7-mile radius and you are paid for travel time, this is a permanent role and gives great scope for progression and development.
*Competitive rates of pay including paid mileage
*£100 welcome voucher paid after completion of probationary period
*Fully paid induction and free criminal records check
*Opportunity to gain nationally recognised qualifications whilst working funded by our client
*Structured career path and progression opportunities
*An employer contribution pension scheme
*Shopping discount scheme where you can easily save money at almost any chain store or supermarket on the high street with instant vouchers and re-loadable cards
*28 days annual leave
*Statutory sick pay
*Long Service Awards
Our client is happy to hear from applicants with no previous experience in the sector. Instead they are looking for people with a caring, positive attitude, excellent people skills – keen to learn and gain experience and training in the care sector.
They offer free training, extensive induction and the opportunity to gain accredited qualifications.
Ideally you would be a car driver however there is opportunity for us to offer a walking route for part-time roles.
Please contact New Directions Social Carefor more information on this job vacancy,on 0117 314 3512, or use our form below to enquire about this job vacancy.
Last modified: 25th April 2018