Weekend Senior Care Assistant

£11.00 - £13.00 hourly
  • Home Instead Senior care Aylesbury Vale
  • Aylesbury, UK
  • 13 Oct, 2020
Part time Healthcare

Job Description

We are looking for a Care Assistant looking to take on their next role as a senior, to help with light managements duties when required, cover absence, train new Care Assistants and to support the Care Manager and Team Leader. Our Care Assistants provide a variety of non-medical services that allow clients to remain in their own homes to enhance the quality of their life.

Senior Care Assistant Responsibilities:

  • Offer companionship and conversation
  • Home help services
  • Personal care
  • Monitor diet and eating
  • Run errands and collect prescriptions
  • Provide medication reminders
  • Maintain regular communication with line manager and office staff
  • Light management duties
  • Be part of the on-call rota

 Care Assistant Qualifications and experiences:

  • Willingness to work and communicate
  • Excellent timekeeper
  • This role will require a relevant DBS check
  • Full time and part time hours available
  • Working every other weekend is essential
  • Car driver

Benefits

  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Optional overtime available
  • Opportunity to study relevant courses for the right person
  • Various shift patterns available to suit your needs.
  • Paid mileage
  • Minimum of 1 hour client visits guaranteed