Community Care Assistant – long days in Shoreham

  • Reference: WOR52333
  • Salary: £12.98 - £14.98 ph
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Prestige Nursing & Care

Community Care Assistant

Shoreham

4x long days a week (Sat, Sun, Mon and Tues)

Hours: 1pm- 8pm

£12.82 weekdays
£14.98 weekends

We offer the flexibility of either a zero-hour contract or contracted hours, whichever suits your lifestyle the most.

Drivers required

About Prestige Nursing & Care Worthing

Worthing branch prides itself on the care they deliver in and around the community, with colleagues and clients having been with us for over 15 years! Whilst our branch is situated close in Worthing, much of our work is in and around our towns and villages. We offer a variety of care services; however, we do pride ourselves on the excellent support and care we deliver, specialising in homecare, complex care, and support work.

What our clients are looking for

We are recruiting for a Homecare Assistant to work with our client in Shoreham. You role will be to support our client with Dementia in her own home. You will be improving the quality of life for our client, and we need someone who can be reliable, provide positive encouragement, be understanding and who will also provide emotional support. Experience with working in dementia clients is preferred, but no essential. We will provide all training and shadowing shifts to ensure you are confident and comfortable working in your new role.

Working days are Saturday, Sunday, Monday and Tuesday, from 1pm-8pm.

Do you need experience?

As much as this is preferred, we do offer an excellent care certificate training programme for anyone who is new to care.

How will you be helping our clients?

  • Medication management and administration
  • Help around the house
  • Meal preparation
  • Personal care
  • General emotional support

What we offer:

  • A variety of shifts to suit your lifestyle.
  • You will be paid the National Minimum Wage for all attended training sessions and shadow shifts.
  • Work with our own clients, no agency work.
  • Pension scheme
  • Blue light card
  • Free DBS check
  • Enhanced Maternity/Paternity and Adoption schemes
  • Continued professional development to support you & your career
  • Weekly Pay
  • Holiday Pay
  • Refer a friend with the Care Friends mobile app and earn extra money – T&C’s apply
  • Employee Assistance line – available 24/7 and fully confidential for our staff
  • Support from your local branch team and out of hours support.

We’re looking for:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • A driver’s licence is essential
  • Good professional and personal references

In line with CQC & Care Inspectorate regulations, we require and will undertake Enhanced DBS/PVG, Right to Work, Reference and Employment History checks in line with Government guidelines for this role and safer recruitment best practice.

You may be asked to provide your employment details through HMRC.

Whilst we endeavour to keep the recruitment process as short as possible, due to the nature of these important checks there may be extension to timelines. All our clients are equally entitled to have their needs met in a safe, fair and balanced way. Prestige Nursing & Care colleagues are responsible for promoting Equal Opportunities for all and for challenging any behaviour or practice which discriminates against any client or colleague on the grounds of race, religion, disability, age, gender, sexual orientation, identity or any other perceived difference.

As a Company we are unable to provide Sponsorship for overseas candidates. Applicants must have proof of right to work in the UK. It is a requirement to provide an overseas police check dated within the last 3 months of being in the UK if you have lived outside of the UK for longer than a year in the last 5 years.

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Prestige Nursing & Care reserve the right to close this role early

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