Senior Care Assistant – Caremark Ltd – Harlow
Essex County Council
Harlow
4d ago

The Role

As a Senior Care Assistant with Caremark your main responsibility is to ensure customers receive the care, they need in a way that respects the dignity of the individual and promotes their independence.

Responsibilities will include

  • Providing personal care to client who require additional support (i.e. getting up and going to bed, dressing, washing, preparing meals)
  • Help clients with their mobility and with any physical disabilities
  • Help in the promotion of mental and physical activities of clients through talking, outings, reading, writing, hobbies and recreations
  • Encourage the independence of clients wherever possible.
  • Ad-hoc cover of the on-call emergency phone
  • Guiding and mentoring Care and Support Workers, as required
  • Collecting information and documentation from a client’s home as required
  • About You

    Caremark are looking for candidates with experienced in working in care setting (Residential, Domiciliary, Palliative hospice or hospitals).

    You will also have excellent knowledge in patient care planning, elderly care, palliative, oncology and dementia support.

    Benefits

  • Flexible working options available
  • Guaranteed Hours
  • Up to 28 days paid holiday
  • Full in-house paid training
  • Fast-tracked DBS
  • Mileage pay 30p
  • Regular customers
  • Please note as this is a home care role, applicants will need to have a full driver’s licence and access to their own vehicle.

    Note : ECC are advertising this role on behalf of Caremark Ltd and if successful you will be employed by Caremark Ltd.

    Caremark Ltd applies a robust recruitment vetting process. If you are successful, you will need to undergo a Pre-employment Vetting Procedure.

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