Community Carer - Immediate Start Job in Penzance

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Job Title: Community Carer - Immediate Start
Salary: Up to £10.30ph
Location: Penzance
Position: Permanent
Hours: 20-48 hours a week
Posted: 23/02/2021

Job Description

Are you looking for a new role - or are you already a carer who'd like to move to community care? Do you love being out in the community meeting and helping people in their own homes?

Our client is a well-established and successful care provider based in locations across Cornwall. Due to continued growth, they are looking for people who are seeking a rewarding career where you can develop your own skills whilst helping others.

You will enjoy visiting service users in their own homes to ensure they get the helping hand and care they need and will receive all the training and support you need.

Benefits

Up to £10.30 per hour
Enhanced bank holiday and night rates
Staff accommodation available
Mileage and travel time paid
Free Uniform
Pool cars available for work
Ongoing training and support
Support to gain Care Certificate, NVQ 2 and NVQ 3
Support to progress to management level – support with NVQ 5
Yearly bonus
Full and part time permanent contracts
Financial assistance
Away days and monthly incentives

Responsibilities

Supporting service users in their day to day living, ensuring they are safe and comfortable and living as independently as possible
Helping with toileting , washing , dressing , meal times and medication
Accompanying to appointments, shops, events and days out
Being a familiar face, someone to make them feel comfortable and safe in your presence and be improving their lives wherever possible.

Requirements

Ideally previous experience within care capacity, whether this be community, care home, hospital or similar or perhaps caring for a family member, though not essential as full training given
You must be a driver with a valid driving licence, ideally with access to car, though pool cars available
Be able to work every other weekend
Friendly, trustworthy and caring nature
Able to work shifts of 7am-2pm and 4pm-10pm or one or the other. Some flexibility maybe available depending on circumstances and skills.

For full details or to apply for this post, please submit your CV


Job Ref: JIC03
Closing Date: 18/03/2021

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