Part-Time Care and Support Assistant
About Us: Caremark Elmbridge is local domiciliary care provider covering Elmbridge locality. We deliver excellent home care with compassion and a cheery smile. Our mission is simple: “To provide excellent home care to everyone, regardless of age, race, religion, gender or social standing”. We aim to improve the quality of life of every single customer we care for.
Our fantastic carers keep our clients safe, happy, fulfilled and flourishing in your own home, topped off with a delivery of smiles and laughter at every visit too.
We are currently seeking a compassionate and dedicated Part-Time Care Assistant with driving skills to join our team. As a Care Assistant, you will provide essential support to our clients in their homes, assisting with activities of daily living and ensuring their safety and well-being. This position requires a valid driver’s license and would be suitable for someone on a sponsored work visa living locally.
- Provide personal care and assistance to clients, including bathing, dressing, grooming, and toileting.
- Assist clients with mobility and transfer activities, using proper techniques to prevent injury.
- Administer medication as directed by healthcare professionals.
- Perform light housekeeping tasks, such as tidying up client’s living space and laundering linens.
- Accompany clients to appointments, errands, and social outings, driving them safely to and from locations.
- Maintain accurate records of care provided and report any changes or concerns to the supervising nurse or care coordinator.
- Provide companionship and emotional support to clients, engaging in conversation and meaningful activities.
- Follow all safety protocols and infection control measures to ensure the well-being of clients and yourself.
- Previous experience in a similar role, preferably in home care or healthcare settings.
- Valid driver’s license with a clean driving record and access to own car with business insurance.
- Ability to drive safely and confidently, adhering to all traffic laws and regulations.
- Compassionate and patient demeanour with a genuine desire to help others.
- Ability to work independently and as part of a team, demonstrating reliability and flexibility in scheduling.
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to interact effectively with clients and colleagues.
- Must be legally authorized to work in United Kingdom and have appropriate documentation if on a sponsored work visa.
- Competitive pay rates
- Flexible scheduling options
- Mileage reimbursement for travel
- Supportive work environment with opportunities for professional development
- Employee assistance program and other benefits may be available.
How to Apply:
If you are a caring and responsible individual with driving skills and a desire to make a positive impact in the lives of others, we encourage you to apply for this rewarding opportunity. Please submit your resume and a cover letter outlining your relevant experience and why you are interested in joining our team.
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