Community Healthcare Assistant - Gloucester

Dean Healthcare
£8,000 - £8,500/Year
02 Dec 2017
03 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Dean Healthcare is proud to be recruiting for a delightful domiciliary care provider in Gloucester. Originally set up from her back garden in Hucclecote Gloucester over 9 years ago, Vicky the owner has now expanded the business across Gloucestershire. Now operating from 'swish' serviced offices with her trusted manager Natalie.
I am assisting in finding a FULL TIME (37hrs per week) care assistant to join their warm and friendly team. I am REACHING OUT to people who want to work within a small but very lively team. The role is based within the community of Gloucester predominantly within Churchdown, Hucclecote and Innsworth areas.
Pay for this role is £8-£8.50 per hour plus £0.20 pence per mile you travel.
As a Domiciliary Care Worker you will report directly in to your field supervisors and deputy manager. You will be responsible for a number of vulnerable people within the community. You will be expected to work in line with care plans and risk assessments and deliver care accordingly. Typical duties include personal care, washing, feeding, dressing, general hygiene maintenance, continence management, light domestic duties, assisting with access to the community like shopping. You will ensure, dignity is kept and independence promoted in all you do. You may also be required to administer medication. This is not exhaustive and if you require further information regarding the job description please contact our office on 01452 507452.
You will ideally be looking for a long-term career within health & social care, have obtained or be willing to work toward diploma level 2 or above. You will have a good understanding or experience working with vulnerable people in a similar setting. As this is a varied role it is important you can prioritise your workload, be confident working independently and effectively cope under pressure.
If this sounds like the right role for you, please apply now by sending your CV and or call us for an informal chat on 01452 507452.