Home Carer

Tailor Maid Home Care are committed to their clients and staff and believe it is not only about experience but also about the qualities you can bring to caring for others and the difference you can make in a client’s life.

 

Main duties/responsibilities:

  • To work as part of a team providing home care to individuals in order for them to have an independent lifestyle in their own home
  • Assist clients in all aspects of their care needs; provide supervision and attention also ensuring clients retain their comfort and dignity
  • To prepare meals and assist clients who need help during meal times
  • To perform household tasks such as dusting, vacuuming, cleaning and other as specified in the care plan
  • To accompany clients on shopping, hospital and dental trips
  • To provide companionship at home and on social outings

 

It is essential that applicants are:

  • Caring and compassionate
  • Outgoing
  • Friendly
  • Dependable
  • Reliable
  • Flexible

 

It is desirable that applicants have:

  • SVQ Level 2 in Social Care
  • Previous relevant experience of working in a home care environment

 

Additional Information

Full training will be provided including Dementia, Moving and Handling, Infection Control, Medication and Food Hygiene.

It is essential that all applicants have a driving licence and their own transport.

Successful applicants must register for the Protecting Vulnerable Groups Scheme (PVG) and this cost will be paid by the individual.

 

Rate of Pay:

£9 per hour Mon to Fri, if you have an SVQ2  or any other relevant qualification – £ 9.25 and

£9.50 an hour for all at the weekend

Mileage: 20p per mile

Please note: all uniforms are supplied

 

Various shift patterns are available.

 

If you are interested and would like to join our team then please email your CV to: Shirley.dickson@tailormaidhomecare.co.uk

Job Overview

  • Date Posted: Posted 1 week ago
  • Expiration date: 31/05/2018
  • Location: East Renfrewshire
  • Job Title: Home Carer