The SmartList Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
Aug 21, 2017Full time
LOCATION : Edinburgh and the Midlothian area JOB TITLE: Care at Home Worker SALARY & BENEFITS : £8.45 per hour + mileage + travel time + 28 days annual leave WORKING HOURS : Full time - Variety of shifts and hours available including Permanent, Full-time, Part-time and flexible sessional contracts THE ORGANISATION: Our client is a well established social care organisation with a reputation of providing high quality, person centred care; care and support which is tailored to each individual's specific needs, enabling their clients to live independently in their own homes in or around Edinburgh and the Midlothian area. THE ROLE: Care at Home Workers will undertake a variety of tasks that ultimately provide high quality health and social care for people within the comfort of their own homes, empowering them to lead independent and fulfilling lives. If you are committed and enthusiastic about making a positive difference in someone's life there are some exciting opportunities for you to join their growing team. Key Responsibilities for Care at Home Workers to include:- Delivering a high standard of residential support and care Responsible for the individuals personal care In particular cases prompting individuals to take medication THE CANDIDATE: Care at Home Worker will be enthusiastic, flexible and hard working individuals with a genuine interest and passion for care. Our client is looking for people with the right attitude; experience is not essential and full training and development will be provided. If you value choice, independence, citizenship, empowerment, social inclusion, respect diversity and will care and protect the vulnerable adults in or around Edinburgh and the Midlothian area. … we encourage you to apply. Previous experience for Care at Home Workers to include: An engaging manner with ability to build rapport with people Professional qualifications would be advantageous but not essential Good basic literacy and numeracy Passion, enthusiasm and a real commitment to make a difference to people lives Car and own vehicle desirable but not essential A satisfactory disclosure check is required for this post Does this sound like you? If yes, then please hit the "Apply Now" button. You will then be sent to an online questionnaire to further support your CV. We will be in touch within 7-10 days to make you aware of the next steps.