Care Worker - Full Time - Clackmannanshire

Recruiter
Mears Group PLC
Location
Alva
Salary
£8.25 - £8.50/hour
Posted
12 Jun 2017
Closes
12 Jul 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Clacks

Salary£8.25 - £8.50per hourSalary Description £8.50 per hourBenefitsShould you have 12 months Domiciliary Care Work experience (within the last 12 months) you will be entitled to our experienced Care Worker wage incentive and receive £300 in your first wage.

If you do not meet this criteria, you will be entitled to our loyalty payment of £250 after completion of our 12 week employee engagement programme

Contract TypePermanentContracted Hours16 - 40/ per week - Full-TimeContracted Hours Various runs available which are typically 5 days over 7 with alternate weekends. Busiest care delivery times are between 7am and 2pm and 4pm and 11pm.Working WeekMonday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday,Travel ApplicableYesJob Locations
Alva Office
ILS/Mears Care
Unit 9, Hillfoots Business Village
Alva
Alloa
FK12 5DQ
GB
CLKJob DescriptionMears have a number of opportunities available for Care Workers to join our company. In return, we offer excellent pay rates, free uniform, the opportunity to complete the SVQ Health and Social Care qualification, extensive training, company annual fun days, child care voucher scheme, flexible working patterns, excellent career prospects and access to the Mears Advantage money saving scheme and Mears Assist employee support hotline.

Mears Care Limited is part of the Mears Group (PLC) and are one of the UKs leading providers of home care and support delivering high quality care. We have over 180 branches nationwide, provide care for over 40 000 older and disabled people with 17 000 well trained and dedicated staff.

The Care Workers role will involve:

* Providing personal care and support to clients including washing, bathing and toileting
* Healthcare, including assisting the service user to take medication as appropriate
* Providing practical support and domestic tasks including laundry, cleaning, shopping and preparing and cooking meals
* Accompanying individuals in social activities and assist in developing and maintaining the social interests of the individual
* Providing specialised care for clients with more complex needs if required

The successful Care Worker will have:

* Previous care experience is advantageous
* Social care, Health Care, Childcare, Food Safety certifications or similar
* Able to work evenings and alternate weekends
* Willing to undergo an enhanced PVG disclosure
* A full UK driving licence. (there are some positions available in certain areas for non-drivers)

There are full time and part time (evenings and weekends) hours available. Applicants must be willing to work alternate weekends and demonstrate good levels of flexibility.

This role would suit a Care Worker, Support Worker, Domiciliary Care Assistant or Carer.

Mears look for people who share our commitment to working in the community and who really want to make a positive difference to peoples lives.

Please apply online today to be considered for the role.

Mears promotes diversity and is an Equal Opportunities employer