Home Care Assistant job- Reading, Berkshire
Job ID : 8055
Full-time and Part Time Home Care Assistant Wanted
Details of the Home Care Assistant Job Role;
To ensure we meet the personal care and support needs of customers in a way that respects the dignity of the individual and promotes their independence.
Responsibilities for the Home Care Assistant;
To assist customers who need help getting up and going to bed in the morning and evenings, including dressing and undressing, washing, bathing and going to the toilet.
To care for customers who are temporarily sick and need assistant whilst in bed and help with feeding etc.
To help customers with their mobility and with any physical disabilities, including incontinence and use of personal aids and equipment
To provide care and support for customers who are terminally ill
To help in the promotion of mental and physical activities of customers through talking, outings, reading, writing, hobbies and recreations.
To make and change beds, light cleaning, emptying commodes and general tidying.
To inspect, launder and mend customers’ clothes.
To set tables and trays, prepare and serve light meals, clearing away and washing up.
To report either to their Line Manager or Care Manager any significant changes in the health or circumstances of a customer.
To read and write reports and be involved in customers’ reviews and training activities, if required.
To encourage the independence of customers wherever possible
To adhere to all the organisation policies and procedures at all times
Personal attributes for the Home Care Assistant role;
It is considered important that Home Care Assistants possess the following qualities: Self-motivated ,well organized, Flexible, Caring & sensitive to the needs of others, Ability to use own initiative and ability to communicate well.
Benefits for the Home Care Assistant:
Enjoys delivering quality care & support
Reliable and flexible
Available Part time or Full time
Eligible to work in the EU
Our Clients provides the highest standards of professional care and support to those in need, who choose to remain living in their own homes.
We are looking for Care Assistants who are passionate about providing high quality care and support.
Highly competitive rates of pay
Full induction and training
Ongoing support supervision and career development
This role involves supporting people with everyday tasks such as: All aspects of personal care,
Domestic/shopping duties, Meal preparation, Companionship
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Country : United Kingdom
Region : Berkshire