Care Assistant/Home Carer

York, City of York
11 Jul 2017
10 Aug 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
About Us
The Human Support Group is a national Company that was established in 1998 to provide care to vulnerable adults in the community. As well as domiciliary care we offer reablement services, mental health support, supported living services and clinically led healthcare.
Our local branch in York managed by Anna Wood, provides both domiciliary care and reablement support and covers the city of York. We are looking for rebalement assistants to provide support across the city.
Working as a reablement assistant is a role that requires compassion, initiative and a can do attitude as well as resilience. You should enjoy going the extra mile knowing that you make a difference to the lives of our service users and enable them to continue living in their own homes.
In return we can offer you
•Up to £9.92 per hour
•25p per mile
•Paid, high quality training
•Funded QCF Courses if you are not already qualified
•Contracted hours
•Your DBS reimbursed after 6 months service
•The opportunity to develop your career within the care sector
The role
You will be providing hands on support for service users including
• Washing, bathing or showering
• Assistance with dressing
• Getting in/out of bed and general mobility
• Continence/toileting care
• Catheter and colostomy care
• Personal and hygiene care including dental care and assistance with shaving
• Optical care
• Prompting with medication
• Moving and handling using specialist equipment
• Assistance with feeding
Our service operates 7 days per week between the hours of 7am and 10pm so candidates are required to be flexible across these times.
You will be required to travel to the homes of our service users’ so the use of a vehicle would be desirable. Previous experience is not necessary as full training is provided, however the right attitude is non-negotiable!
Apply now or call Anna on (Apply online only) for more information