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Work with Us As part of our My Homecare team you would enjoy competitive rates of pay, flexible hours and great career opportunities whilst working alongside our friendly and experienced team. Our Care and Support Workers roles vary from day to day as you help assist people in their every day lives. Our team strive to provide quality homecare and make a real difference to people's lives, they provide support in both the home and whilst out and about in the community. What does a Care Assistant do? All clients are individuals who will have received a person-centred holistic assessment of their needs which forms the basis of their care plans. The role of the care worker is to meet their clients needs and to ensure they are supported as detailed in their care plan ensuring at all times that their privacy, dignity and independence are maintained. This will include not only assisting with the client's personal care needs but also their social welfare. The role may include shopping, cooking and will include light housekeeping duties. Care packages will vary from providing companionship care through to providing palliative end of life care and care worker pay rates will vary accordingly. Care worker must work as directed by the Registered Manager and detailed in the individual care plan. The aim is to enable My Homecare clients to remain in their homes with as much independence as possible, carrying out the tasks in a professional, discreet and caring manner whilst respecting the clients' dignity, privacy, property and confidentiality Benefits of being a My Homecare Live-In Care Assistant Competitive hourly rate starting from 9.50 per hour 20 days holiday (Pro Rata) Opportunity to study for Diploma in Health and Social Care (Level 2 and Level 3) NI / Pension Contributions Full Training will be provided. Free uniforms Opportunity for personal development and advancement within the company. supportive working environment. £100.00 reward for staff referrals Dedicated support from your line manager Regular supervision and appraisals Employee recognition Responsibilities of a My Homecare Care Assistant: Personal Care Prompting and administering medication Getting to know your clients and forming great relationships with them Meal preparation General household tasks including shopping Requirements to be a My Homecare Live-In Care Assistant: Be caring, empathetic and respectful Full UK Driving License and reliable car(Essential) Willingness to work with both male and female clients Good written and verbal communication skills (English) Be willing to undergo Disclosure Barring Service check. Ability to work under (sometimes extreme) pressure in challenging situations. Must be kind and passionate about caring for others. Friendly and supportive towards vulnerable adults. Reliable, flexible and committed Show the ability to build relationships with those you will support and those around them. Be patient and show compassion and understanding when working with others. Work well alone as well as a team player. Pet Friendly (Where required. Clients may have dogs, cats or other pets) This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/92316854

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