Care at Home Carer
PEOPLES CARE SOLUTIONS by CHRISTINA’S HOME CARE delivers quality care and support to older people in their own homes in EAST RENFREWSHIRE (Newton Mearns, Clarkston, Giffnock and Barrhead) and GLASGOW SOUTHSIDE. Hourly rate of pay is £11, with enhanced (at least time and a half) payments on 8 public holidays. Duty mileage of 45p per mile paid. 28 days holiday pay (pro rata).
Are you a well-organised, friendly, compassionate, energetic and highly motivated ‘can do’ team player who genuinely wants to help people as part of a closeknit friendly team, that we really value and support? If so, please do get in touch without delay.
Our At Home Carers provide support in: all aspects of personal care, moving and assisting, meals assistance, and ensure the comfort and hygiene of all those we visit in their own homes, whilst adhering to safe practice at all times.
Previous care experience is desirable but certainly not essential. You may be seeking a career change or have cared for a member of your family or are starting college or university. Being an effective communicator, including a good listener, with patience and proven time management skills will be very important.
Core hours are:7.30- 13.15 and 15.45 – 21.15 daily. There are also some opportunities for befriending and overnight care. There may be opportunities for part- time befriending and overnight care.
Drivers are much preferred, to enable our visits to be carried out at agreed times. In addition, the maximum commute to work in East Renfrewshire is 30 minutes. Successful applicants will require to undergo a Disclosure Scotland vetting check, which is funded by Peoples Care Solutions.
Fully Paid socially- distanced face to face comprehensive Induction and Training; career progression opportunities eg SVQ3; full uniform and PPE provided. Access to Blue Card discount scheme.
Between 16 and 35 hour contracts are available.
NEXT STEP? if you have a genuine desire to make a real difference to older people, on an individual basis, in their own homes as part of a kind and caring service, don’t delay apply today.
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent
Salary: Up to £11.00 per hour