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Carer (CANUL311)



£9.75 - £9.75/hour

Job Location
- United Kingdom -- England -- West Midlands -- Staffordshire -- Newcastle-under-Lyme

Job Type

27 October 2020

Carer – £9.75 an hour + travel time at living wage – Newcastle-under-Lyme

New Starters: £160.00 bonus in two separate payments, half at the start of your first week full rota and the other half at 6 week probation review.

The Role

Are you looking for a rewarding role as a care giver? A domiciliary care service in Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire is looking for a Carer to support with all aspects of personal care needs.

The successful candidate does not need prior experience or qualifications, as we are happy to work with you to help you become an excellent care worker and gain qualifications.

The key responsibilities of a Carer include, but are not limited to:

  • Personal Care: Assist with personal care including showering, oral hygiene, shaving, dressing / undressing and all aspects of personal grooming; assist with toileting, mobility and transfers using correctly any specialised equipment; administering prescribed medication, as directed.
  • Domestic Care: Undertaking domestic duties such as preparing meals, cleaning, attending to laundry, and ensuring a safe and hygienic environment.
  • Social Care: Talking with the client.

The Company

The company is a domiciliary care service in Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire which offers a range of care and support services for our service users with varied health and social needs.

We pride ourselves upon our excellent quality domiciliary support, through friendly, flexible, person centred informed partnerships, embracing independence and enablement, choice, privacy, dignity, and respect, which promoting empowering responsibility and accountability of service users and staff.

The Benefits

  • Flexible hours
  • Company pension
  • Paid training
  • Supportive network
  • Career progression
  • Travel time paid
  • Uniform
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Paid holidays

The Person

The key skills and qualities of a Carer:

  • The successful candidate will have a commitment to quality and being the best, treating the people we support with compassion.
  •  Naturally compassionate; possessing the communication skills and manner needed to provide emotional and mental support.
  • Excellent time-keeping and reliability; good hygiene practice, including personal hygiene and smart appearance; good stamina and fitness levels to meet the physical demands of the job.
  • Key requirements: a driving license with own transportation, the candidate must also meet regulatory training standards; obtain a satisfactory criminal record check; evidence that your name is not listed as barred from working with vulnerable people.
  • Desirable: a relevant care and/or health qualification; previous experience as a care assistant; ability to recognise abuse and safeguarding procedures; working knowledge of health and safety matters relating to home care.

If you are keen on joining this exciting, forward thinking company and taking the next step in your career, then please click the apply now button to find out more.

Contact information

DG Partnership