Homecare Assistant - Leeds

2018-05-30 Care Homes Job Title: Homecare Assistant - Leeds

Job Setting: Clients Home

Job Role: Carer / Support Worker

Date Posted: 30 Apr 2018

Job Location: Leeds , West Yorkshire

Salary: £8.25 to £9.25 per hour Plus mileage allowance

Hours: Full Time

Contact Name: Rob Wood

Job Reference: HCA02

Description

We are looking for friendly, caring and confident people to join our ever growing Domiciliary Care team, based in Leeds.

Our service users have a wide range of needs and our support workers provide care in their own home. From personal care to domestic help, meal preparation and general companionship, there is no one size fits all when it comes to providing care.

All Avanta Care employees receive full Care Certificate training if needed. Our training programme means that our healthcare staff require little previous experience, just the desire to care and learn.

Job Duties Include:

  • Providing a high quality of care in the comfort of their own home  
  • Support service users in their daily activities, whilst preserving independence and dignity
  • Assisting service users with personal care including Moving and handling, washing, dressing and toileting
  • Assisting service users with domestic care including Laundry, meal preparation, shopping and light housework
  • Providing service users with emotional support and companionship
  • Liaising with service users' family members

Hourly rate: £8.25 - £9.25 per hour, plus mileage allowance.

The ideal applicant must be flexible and available to work around a shift pattern. Applicants must hold a full driving licence and have access to a vehicle.

In return, we provide our staff with an excellent rate of pay, paid holidays and full training, if needed. Plus, we have staff accommodation in Leeds available, if needed.

If you wish to join this forward thinking company please apply online today. 

Skills/Qualifications:

  • Current driving licence
  • Previous care experience would be preferred
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