Location: Basingstoke

Salary: £8.63ph

Expiry date: 02/11/2017 11:40:00

Job Description

Home Care worker – Basingstoke – basic FTE £16,873pa + £1.50ph overtime, up to 45p per mile, paid training & DBS

If you are looking for a rewarding role to fit around your lifestyle, then join FitzRoy’s Domiciliary care team. No experience required.

Our Domiciliary branch are looking for Learning Disability Support Workers to join on a full or part time basis. We offer work between 7am - 10pm, you can do as many or as little shifts as you like to make up your desired hours. Client visits last from 30 minutes to a few hours and you will be supporting adults with learning disabilities to live independently in their homes.

Duties include:

  • Social Activities – Accompanying people to health care appointments, day and activity centres, shopping, and social events
  • Practical Support – Administering medication and supporting with domestic tasks such as cooking, shopping and cleaning
  • Personal Care – Support with getting up and getting ready for the day and settling in for the night, washing, dressing as required

What we look for in our support workers/carers:

  • Reliable and dependable
  • Flexible availability, to include weekends
  • A sensitive and responsive communicator
  • Respectful towards others
  • Empathetic, understanding and caring attitude
  • Passion for helping others
  • Drivers Licence and vehicle

What we offer:

  • Basic pay £8.63 per hour with generous enhancements for Bank Holidays and Overtime
  • 28 days annual leave – incl. Bank holidays
  • Award winning induction and continuation training programme
  • A generous pension plan (including employer contributions)
  • Life assurance
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Paid DBS