Rapid Response Care Assistant - High Wycombe & Surrounding Areas
Female only Full time and part time contracts available
Amegreen are a home-based managed care service that operates across the UK. Our clients, children and adults alike, have significant and sometimes acute nursing and therapy requirements.
The complex care they require demands an integrated, fully comprehensive, round-the clock home-based care management service.
We are looking for an experienced Rapid Response Care Assistant to provide support discharging new clients, responding to changing client requirements and covering short notice absences of our team members.
We are looking for experienced Carers. You will be paid your salary, whether you are required to work or not.
If you enjoy the challenges of complex care, prefer variety to a repetitive daily routine and are excited by the prospect of doing something different in care, this may be the opportunity for you.
What we can offer the Rapid Response Care Assistant :
Annual salary up to £26,000 (dependant on experience); pro rata salaried contracts available for part time employees
Enhanced annual leave
Travel allowance and workplace pension
Comprehensive, paid training in specialist complex care
Excellent opportunity for career progression
Refer a friend bonus scheme
What the Rapid Response Care Assistant will do :
Enable continuity of services to new and existing clients, often at short notice
Actively participate in the discharge of new clients from hospital, care homes or other services
Shadow, mentor and induct new Care Assistants
Travel to various clients locations within an agreed geographical region
Work with the clinical team to assist with ongoing assessment of care need for the client
Provide care in accordance with current best practices, according to policy and procedures
What the Rapid Response Care Assistant will have :
Availability to work flexibly across a set geographical patch
Willingness to work with different clients at different locations
UK valid driving licence and access to own vehicle
Diploma / QCF Level 2 in Health and Social Care minimum - required (level 3 preferred)
Ability and confidence to adapt to different clients requirements
Previous experience of complex care with both vulnerable adults and / or children
Strong literacy and numeracy - must be able to complete accurate and compliant records in relation to care delivery and medication administration
Female only - required
At Amegreen our aim is simple : to provide the best possible care to our clients in their own homes and to look after our staff to ensure they are valued, supported and trained to deliver the services our clients require.
Amegreen is an Equal Opportunities employer and adheres to Safer Recruitment practices.