Care Assistant

  • workinsocialcare.com
  • London Borough of Waltham Forest, United Kingdom
  • 29 Nov, 2017
Full time Health & Social Care

Job Description

No experience is needed for this position and full ongoing paid training will be provided! Westminster Homecare provides support and assistance for people who want to live at home and maintain their independence. Here at Westminster Homecare, Waltham Forest Branch, we boast a team of excellent care workers who give quality care, support and assistance to predominantly older people who want to live in their own homes and maintain their independence for longer. The demand for our home care services across the area is increasing and as such we need new and experienced care workers to join us so we can continue to deliver high quality personal care to our clients in Waltham Forest. Key Responsibilities: Assist vulnerable adults who may have health needs to achieve their daily tasks set out by their person centred care plan. Assistance may include personal care needs, continence care, companionship and assisting with meal provision and/or to eat a meal. If equipment is required to carry out daily tasks (full training is provided). Promote independence at all times where possible. Some household duties /light cleaning may be required at times. Accurately read and record care plan notes on what has/hasn’t been completed with the service user that day. Why work for us? We offer genuine flexible hours; although the majority of our carers work mornings and/or evenings, share weekend cover and enjoy a guaranteed number of hours. As part of Westminster Homecare you can expect the culture and personal touch that small, local home care agencies provide with the reassurance that being part of a bigger organisation can offer. We offer: • Good rates of pay • Flexible working hours • Free uniform • Care worker of the month award • Great opportunity for progression • Company pension • Full training - we pay you to do the training! • Refer A Friend - £100 bonus • Childcare Vouchers (terms apply) • Pension