Home Care Assistant (HCA) - Bristol
Are you patient, a good listener and want to give back to the community? Do you want others to get the kind of care you would want for yourself one day or for your mother or father? Can you support others and get great job satisfaction from this? Are you reliable to deliver the care an elderly person might need? Are you looking for a rewarding role as a Home Care Assistant (HCA) in Bristol and surrounding areas? (Horfield, Lockleaze, Westbury-on-Trym, Henleaze, Sothmead, Shirehampton, Lawrence Weston, Henbury, Brentry) If you are an experienced carer (and this can be experience gained within the family) looking for a new role we have the job for you! We are currently recruiting a Home Care Assisant (HCA). This role involves caring for elderly and disabled service users within their own homes, encouraging and enabling them to live independently and remain an active part of their community. The care can be anything from having a chat and making some lunch, to assisting with washing, dressing and toileting. This all depends on the level of care each individual needs. If you join Medacs Healthcare today, you will benefit from- * Regular clients in a regular area that's suits you! * Competitive rates of pay- £9.00-£10.25 per hour. * Full refund of DBS/CRB Payment (After 100 hours work). * Paid induction training (we pay £35 in first pay cheque and £35 after 100 hours work) * Full support carrying through from interview stage, training and into your new role. Essential Requirements Full drivers licence and access to car Some care work experience (with supported references which we can get for you). Proof of right to work in the UK. Good Flexibility and availability. At least 2 references (1 must be from the care industry but if you have cared for a family member it can be from a community nurse, GP or similar and we can help you obtain this). We need carers who can adapt their approach to each person, carrying out individualised care and support that focuses on the client. You need to have a patient, caring nature, and great interpersonal skills. But most of all, our service users love carers with a smile! We require people who drive and have their own car, due to the practicalities of the role, and who have proven care experience. This can be within a similar role, or even caring for family members. So, if you are a passionate person, who really wants to make a difference to the lives of others apply now! Send your CV or call Lubna/Cathy on 0117 9505741.