Be Caring Tyneside is looking for full and part-time Home Care Assistants to work at Complex Care Department within the Newcastle area.
The purpose of this role is to provide person-centered support to our customers within their own home. Providing tailored support to maintain good health and well-being to all of those who we care for within our local community.
We offer guaranteed hour contracts
Alternate Weekend Working
We pay 30p per business mile to car driver
Enhanced rates of pay made for bank holidays
Paid five day induction program
Full enhanced DBS check will be carried out by Be Caring Limited and any offer of employment is subject to the information gathered at this time.
Due to the complexity of the care and support required to work with our Complex and Palliative Care Department we request that all applicants have at least 12 months of social care experience. The development of personal skills is actively encouraged and you will giving every opportunity to progress your career within the social care sector with Be Caring Limited.
Complex Home Care Assistants are the backbone of the Home Care Department, who are the hands on workers supporting our customers every day. The role of a Home Care Assistant is community based work and will see you visiting our customers in their own home setting.
Be Caring Tyneside's values (Be Kind, Be Proud, Be Safe, Be Involved Be Happy & Be the Best You Can Be) ensure that our customers are receiving the highest quality of care that enables them to continue to remain in their own home.
Be Caring Limited are committed to the personal career development of all employees and as such you will be given every opportunity to pursue your career within the social care sector.
If you are successful in appointment of this position you will have the opportunity to complete:
Paid for 5 days of induction training
Completion of the Care Certificate across a 12 week period working with our dedicated trainer
Excellent career pathways, progression within the organisation actively encouraged
Fully funded opportunities to enroll on the level 2 Health and Social Care qualification once you have completed your six month probation
Union representation from GMB who we work in partnership with to give our staff support and guidance
Refer a friend scheme, cash incentives when your referred person has joined the organisation
Be Caring Tyneside's Complex and Palliative Care Department have specific employees who are trained to provide you with in house training to meet the specific needs of our customers.
As a Complex Home Care Assistant you will be specific trained in the following as and when our customers needs require such training:
Working with people with spinal injury, acquired brain injury, epilepsy and specialist neurological conditions including MND and Huntington’s disease
Intimate care, delivered with dignity