Care Assistant - Newcastle upon Tyne
Care Assistant & Senior Care Assistant We are currently recruiting Care Assistants and Senior Care Assistants to undertake various tasks for Service Users within their own homes around Newcastle upon Tyne. These tasks can range from Personal Care, Shopping, Housework, Reablement and Medication Administration, to more specialist tasks such as PEG feeds, Stoma Care, Catheter Care, Challenging Behaviour, Dementia Care and Palliative Care. You will receive full training for this Care Assistant and Senior Care Assistant role and be supported by a strong management team. You will be expected to have a DBS check completed prior to commencing work. This will be discussed at interview stage and we will complete on your behalf. You must also provide references which will be verified. Ideally we would prefer to have Carers that have experience and an NVQ level 2 or 3. This is not essential but you must be willing to work towards this qualification. You will need to be flexible, caring, patient, trustworthy, honest and hardworking. You will be expected to liaise with professionals and families and must always be presentable whilst out in the community. You must be able to record information and report to the office on a regular basis. Car drivers are preferred but not essential. We are a Nurse and Social Worker led company, with our own in-house trainer, therefore all training will be provided and competencies assessed. In return, you will receive full support in your role and excellent progression opportunities. To apply for this Care Assistant or Senior Care Assistant role, please call Donna on 0191 216 9090 or email email@example.com to request an application form or to discuss the role further. You can also click the “apply” button to forward your CV. Guaranteed hours available.Great rates of pay.