CARE ASSISTANT
(EVENING & WEEKENDS)

Locations: Coventry & Birmingham

We are looking for passionate, hardworking and dedicated Care Assistants 

Deliver care to elderly people in their own homes and provide

care and support in their day to day living.

Shift Patterns:

Monday - Friday
6pm - 10pm

Saturday - Sunday

7am - 10pm

Closing Date: ongoing

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

Experience in Care is preferred but not essential as full training will be given.

The Minimum requirements are:

  • Aged 18+

  • Driver with own vehicle preferred (But not essential)

  • Be willing to complete training offered including:

    • The Care Certificate

    • Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care.

    • First Aid

    • Moving & Handling

  • Two references, one of which must be either your current or most recent employer.

  • An enhanced DBS

  • Weekly Covid-19 Testing

The tasks you may be required to undertake include:

PERSONAL CARE
•    Washing/bathing/showering a person’s body and hair.
•    Mouth care such as the cleaning of dentures and teeth.
•    Dressing.
•    Toileting which may include changing continence pads and dealing with catheter and stoma bags.
•    Helping them to eat and drink.
•    Helping them with their personal appearance.
•    Prompting or administering their medication.
•    Meal preparation.
•    Emptying commodes and urine bottles.


DOMESTIC CARE
•    Laundry.
•    Cleanliness of the house such as washing up, hovering, dusting, cleaning bathrooms and kitchens.
•    Generally making sure service users are comfortable and warm.


SOCIAL CARE
•    Collecting pensions and prescriptions.
•    Shopping.
•    Talking and listening.
•    Escort Duties.
•    Sitting Services.
•    Activities such as reminiscence, dominoes, reading letters etc.
•    Assist service users to participate in cultural and religious activities.


SUPPORT DUTIES
•    Organise appointments to doctors, dentists, opticians etc
•    Ensure access to the wider community and maintain links with family and friends
•    Participate in social functions in the community e.g. Day Care, Library visits
•    Offer assistance with access to and understanding of benefits.

Benefits for being a care support worker:

  • Competitive rates of pay

  • Experienced and professional 24/7 support

  • Flexible shifts

  • Access to continuous professional and personal development

  • Being part of a friendly team in a fast-growing organisation

  • Free Uniform

 

APPLICATION FORM

Please complete the following form to apply.

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