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Community Care assistant

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So what is community care work all about?
In a nutshell, it’s about supporting people to remaining living in their own homes, helping to maintain their independence.

You’ll support people with all aspects of their day to day living, including social and physical activities, personal care, mobility and meal times. This role can be very rewarding for the right person and offers benefits that other jobs can’t. So if you like the idea of working out in your community and you want to help others then get in touch to find out more.

Contracted hours and shift work available. £8.25 - £12 per hour Plus Travel time, Plus Mileage Equivalent to over £11 per hour
We offer both full time and part-time work. At Caremark, we want to show our appreciation for the hard work and commitment given by our team. In addition to this, our clients are always grateful towards the people who care for them. Clients and care workers gain new levels of trust and friendship over time which is very fulfilling for both. Perhaps you’re looking for something new offering more variety in your working week. Many people who have worked in care homes or the NHS enjoy the flexibility and diversity of working out in the community. Why not give us a call and find out more about care and start your career in care with Caremark.

looking for something different and rewarding?
Are you a caring person?
Start your career in care with Caremark.

Competitive rates of pay
Contacts available
Mileage Paid
Paid Holidays
Flexible hours
Full training provided
Free uniform
Career advancement

Find us at www.caremark.co.uk/locations/cheltenham-and-tewkesbury
Follow us on Facebook:@caremarkgloucestershire
Follow us on Twitter:@CaremarkGlos
Call us on01242 370797
Email us at cheltenham@caremark.co.uk

Contracted hours and shift work available. £8.25 - £12 per hour Plus Travel time, Plus Mileage Equivalent to over £11 per hour

You would be responsible for meeting the support requirements of our clients, in a way that respects the individual and promotes their independence. You would be expected to travel to the client’s home and assist them with daily tasks as agreed between the client and Caremark.

The type of support that you would be providing is no different to what would reasonably be given by a member of the person’s family. For instance, you may be providing help with bathing and dressing or domestic support.

Principal Responsibilities
Your role would include helping clients with tasks such as:

Help with washing & dressing
Shopping & meal preparation
Prompting with medication
Support with daily routines
Respite services
Socialising and leisure activities
Helping clients access the community

What we look for
It’s important to us that all Caremark Care Workers have the following qualities:

Self-motivated, well-organised & reliable
Caring and sensitive
Flexible
Committed to maintaining our high standards of care
Good communicator
VPTC/2019/040

Vacancy info

  • Organisation:Caremark
  • Location:Tewkesbury
  • Job type:Permanent
  • Occupational group:Private sector
  • Service type:Community
  • Job term:Part time
  • We pay for travel time: Yes
  • Salary:Starts at average rate of £8.41 per hour Plus Travel time, Plus Mileage
  • Create date:1st Feb 2019
  • End date:18th Mar 2019

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