Personal Care Assistant Location: Barnet
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent
Different shifts available: Weekdays, Weekends, Day time, Evenings & Nights
Salary: £8.50 to £9.00 /hour
Barnet Carers Centre has been providing personal and respite care in people’s own homes in the Borough for almost thirty years.
We have an excellent reputation amongst care workers and their clients. As a charity, quality not profit is our driving force.
We pride themselves on the job they do and know that every day, lives are made better by the work that we do.
If you would like to earn a good hourly wage, access high quality in-service training and enjoy a fulfilling job with career prospects and work locally at times that suit you, why not joining us?
***RECRUITMENT OPEN DAY HELD ON SATURDAY 9TH FEBRUARY 10am until 2pm***
IF INTERESTED PLEASE BOOK YOU INTERVIEW SLOT VIA THIS LINK: https://barnetcarers.org/recruitment-day-for-domiciliary-care-staff/
Purpose of the Personal Care Assistant:
To provide flexible, responsive, reliable and high quality community based and home based support,
care and respite services to meet the diverse needs of carers and the person(s) they care for promoting independence and choice.
Responsibilities of the Personal Care Assistant:
Support and assistance as required with encouragement to self-help where appropriate with:
• Getting up/going to bed
• Eating/drinking/preparing meals
• Use of toilet/commode, changing incontinence pads, emptying catheter bag
• Moving and handling/using a hoist or other equipment to transfer the service user
• Tooth and denture care
• Checking spectacles/hearing aids
• Care of pressure areas/sores
• Exercises prescribed by physiotherapists
• Administering medication
Requirements of the Personal Care Assistant:
• Good English communications skills
• Flexible availability
• Car driver (desirable but not necessary)
• QCF/NVQ Level 2 in Health and Social Care (desirable but not necessary)
You also need to be eligible to work in the UK and able to prove residency at your current address.
Due to the nature of the role a full, enhanced DBS is required as well as two satisfactory references.
From us you will get good rates of pay, training and hours to suit your needs.
If you feel that you meet the criteria of the Personal Care Assistants then please apply now