Home Care Assistants & Support Workers

Recruiter
Blue Bird Care - Trafford
Location
Trafford, Altrincham, Sale, Urmston, Stretford, Ti
Salary
£8.00 - £12.00/hour + Paid Travel Time
Posted
09 Jul 2017
Closes
08 Aug 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
We are looking for Home Care Assistants & Support Workers for all areas of Trafford including Altrincham, Bowdon, Sale, Hale, Stretford, Urmston, Carrington, Partington, Timperley, Dunham Massey and surrounding areas of Greater Manchester to join our team of award winning carers.

Are you someone who puts the customer first and delivers the kind of care excellence that we do – the sort of care you would expect for your own family member, friend, or relatives? Our Clients are 95% private clients who are seeking quality care we believe we can only deliver this by assessing our client’s needs & to deliver a minimum of 1 hour calls with extended travel time so you don’t have to rush!

Why work for us as a Home Care Assistant or Support Worker?
- Your rate of pay would be between £8.00- £12.00 per hour.
- Fully Paid travel time in-between clients
- Full time and Part time hours are available, covering Daytime, Evenings and Weekends.
- 28p per mile mileage allowance.
- Free QCF/NVQ Qualifications in Health & Social Care
- Your average care calls will be 1 hour but some calls are significantly longer.
- We are a great team with excellent opportunities to progress with fantastic support.
- We actively promote from within so we can offer progression opportunities.
- Free Break down cover with Home Start
- Free health care cover & Pension Scheme

What does a Home Care Assistant or Support Worker Do?
You will build a relationship with the people you provide care for a typical day could involve preparing a meal, getting them out of bed, taking them to the bathroom, assisting with dressing, you may take them out.
You will be working with a couple of clients in their own home’s generally as close to your own home as possible.

What experience do I need?
This role would be suitable for people with or without care experience who have a real desire to make a difference to someone’s life. This could include experienced care assistants, students looking for post qualifying experience, those who are semi-retired or individuals that have experience of caring for a relative themselves. Whatever your background, are you caring, outgoing, warm, and professional? You will need to hold a full driving licence and have access to your own transport as the job involves house to house visits.

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