From £9.50 per hour
An existing opportunity has arisen to join our fantastic Leeds branch as a Homecare Assistant. Due to the expansion of our business we are looking to speak to committed, compassionate and caring individuals who are experienced within the industry or are considering a career in care?
Are you looking for a fresh challenge with the opportunity to make a difference in your local community? The role as a Homecare Assistant is diverse and is centred around the people we support.
At Medacs Healthcare we have both full and part-time opportunities available which cover a wide range of working patters that will suit your requirements and availability and give you the best work life balance.
Based in Leeds, we can offer you rewarding working opportunities that can lead to progression for experienced Homecare Assistants or can kick start your career and also give you daily job satisfaction as you play a vital part in helping our service users to remain independent within their own home.
The role covers the following Bradford areas :
As a Homecare Assistant you will support with
Promoting dignity and respect as well as independence and encourage Service Users well-being
Personal care (assisting with washing and dressing, to aiding with toileting)
Medication support (support and training will be provided)
Provide Nutrition and hydration support
Emotional and social support
To be successful in the role of a Homecare Assistant you will :
Have a keen interest in providing care to vulnerable individuals who wish to remain living at home and facilitate their own independence
Have empathy, a caring nature, drive and ambition - we can provide full training, mentoring, round the clock support and on-going career development
Comply with all policies and procedures
Be able to liaise with management and report back any health and well-being concerns of the Service Users
To work together as a team
Have a full UK driving licence with access to a car or Be willing to use local public transport as you'll be providing home to home care
Why work for Medacs Healthcare?
Competitive rates of pay starting from £9.50 per hour
Be part of a part of a warm and friendly team
Well established company that has an excellent reputation within the community
Annual bonus scheme of up to £500.00 per anniversary start date (T&C's apply)
We will provide you with outstanding industry leading training and development, starting with our new starter Care Certificated Induction training followed by shadowing some of our most experienced care workers to ensure that you can get experience of the role first-hand
We fully support flexible working! We have a range of work patterns to suit all requirements, on both a full and part-time basis - all include mornings, evening and weekends
Company mobile telephone provided for rota access and electronic call monitoring
You will be given on-going career support and professional development, should you wish to progress
Our employees mean a lot to us! We take pride in our carers and the support they deliver, so to give back, we host regular awards for our 'Star Care Workers'
EAP Service - we will provide you access to an industry leading Employee Assistance Programme, so if you're ever in a time of need, someone will always be there
Care Friends - an easy, fun and rewarding referral scheme
We're also offering a FREE Enhanced DBS to support our workforce who are on the front-line
At Medacs Healthcare, we take your safety seriously. We ensure that we meet all Government guidelines when it comes to Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).
The safety of our staff and service users is paramount.
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We pride ourselves on our ability to be flexible, responsive and respectful - truly valuing our care staff and customers.
If you're interested in becoming a Care Assistant and are looking to provide a first-class quality service, then click apply today, or call Georgina Humphreys at Medacs Healthcare Leeds on 0113 2874612 or 07776964943.
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