Home Care Worker

AJ Community Care
£8.01/hour + travel time + mileage
06 Jul 2017
05 Aug 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Part Time
Full time, part time and weekend only work available

Do you want to become a Care Assistant/ Support Worker? Do you have a kind and caring nature? Do you want to feel valued for the hard work you do and make a difference to people’s lives? Many people in your local community depend on AJ Community Care Assistant/ Support Workers to help them lead an independent life and continue living in their own home despite having a disability or illness.

AJ Community Care is a provider to Wakefield council and provides care at home for people who live in Wakefield, Pontefract, Castleford, Featherstone, Knottingley, Normanton, Ryhill, Hemsworth, South Elmsall and South Kirby.
As a Care Assistant/ Support Worker, you will be making a significant positive impact in people's lives by providing help and support with personal and household tasks.

Care Assistant/ Support Worker tasks can include:
• Support with personal hygiene and maintenance.
• Prepare meals and support with eating and drinking.
• Help with reminding and taking medication.
• Help maintain a clean and tidy home environment.
• Help with shopping, collections and appointments.
• Provide companionship and Social interaction to reduce loneliness.
• Provide general home care duties.

Care Assistant/ Support Worker Pay and Benefits
• £8.01ph, plus travel time + mileage.
• £100 bonus when competencies completed
• A free uniform and ID
• 28 days paid holiday per year (accrued holiday pay)
• The Care Certificate training and continued personal development in our state of the art training rooms
• Working in your local area where you make a genuine difference to your community
• An office team who have all been carers and understand your needs.
• A flexible and understanding office team available to offer advice when you need it most.
• Well trained, passionate staff delivering high-quality home care, where you can make lots of new friends.
• Invitations to annual events for your friends and family too such as our Christmas Fuddle.
• £100 referral bonus should you successfully recommend us a Care Assistant/ Support Worker.

Does all this sound interesting? Then all you need to become an AJ Care Assistant/ Support Worker is:
• A satisfactory enhanced police check (provided by us)
• No Experience required but a natural caring and kind nature is a must
• Driving licence and access to a vehicle
• Flexibility - Our shift patterns 6am - 3pm or 3.30pm-11pm

"Really happy to be part of such an awesome team. Stress-free working atmosphere at all users and brilliant organisation. Able to say strongly i love my job" - Elize