Care assistants in Lichfield

Recruiter
Active Assistance
Location
Lichfield
Salary
10.00 GBP Hourly
Posted
10 Aug 2017
Closes
30 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent

Would you like to make a difference in someone's life?

If so, why not work for Active Assistance where you can provide one to one support in the client's own home. At Active Assistance you will be a Personal Assistant which is what sets us aside from other care companies. We are recruiting in Lichfield for Care Assistants (Days + Nights). You will be working with one client so you will get to know them well, this helps to develop a good working relationship. With us you can put your caring nature into practice, really spending time with the client, enabling them to live fulfilling and independent lives.

We are currently recruiting care assistants to work with a male client within his own home. You will be working as part of a team with the client, supporting him in his everyday activities. Our client has a spinal cord injury, therefore you will also be providing all aspects of personal care such as washing, dressing and safe moving & handling. Our Managers will ensure you feel competent before you are lone working. The client may want privacy and personal space at times which you will need to be mindful of. You will be able to keep yourself busy with domestic duties around the home.

Our client needs staff to be able to drive his vehicle. For this reason you must have a valid full driving licence

  • Day shifts: 8am - 8pm
  • Night shifts: 8pm - 8am
  • Lichfield
  • Full time & Part time hours available
  • Including weekend work and supporting the team by providing shift cover for holidays and sickness
  • GBP10 - GBP11 per hour
  • Must be flexible to work days + nights

Benefits of working for Active Assistance

We provide all of our staff with free award winning training at one of our training venues around the country. You will receive on-going training and support from Clinical Managers and Head Office.

At Active Assistance we like to recruit internally, therefore, you will have the opportunity to progress your career with us, possibly becoming a Junior Care Service Manager or part of the training team in the future. We also have a Refer a Friend scheme. So, if you like working for us and want others you know to get in on the action, you will be paid for spreading the word!

Active Assistance is an award winning care provider supporting individuals with complex and continuing health care needs, therefore our philosophy is based on the principle that each client is unique and our services provide tailored support covering complex clinical conditions.

At Active Assistance we are committed to safeguarding the welfare of vulnerable adults and children, as such all applicants must be willing to undergo the appropriate screening, including checks with past employers and an Enhanced Disclosure via the DBS

Active Assistance Group is an Equal Opportunities Employer, however due to the nature of the position, in this instance there is a Genuine Occupational Requirement to recruit female Personal Healthcare Assistants.