Be Caring Tyneside is looking for full and part-time Home Care Assistants to work at Complex Care Department within the Gateshead area.
The purpose of this role is to provide person-centered support to our customers within their own home.
We offer guaranteed hour
Alternate Weekend Working
We pay 30p per business mile to car drivers
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 6 months of social care experience.
Your role as a Complex Home Care Support Worker will be to provide person-centered support to enable our customers to continue to live within their own home settings.
Due to the nature of this role you will be expected to undertake all aspects of the customers daily living task, this will include the provision of intimate person care tasks which will be delivered with respect and dignity.
You will predominately work across our services within the Gateshead area, however due to service requirements you may be asked to occasionally work within the Newcastle area.
This is a great opportunity for genuine caring individuals to join our growing Tyneside department
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:
Five days induction training
At least 16 hours shadowing an experienced member of the team
Apprenticeship/diploma in care
Dedicated support from a Team Leader and Care Coordinator
Union representation, with the options to become a member of GMB when you start employment
Be Caring Tyneside's Complex Care Department have trained staff to provide you with in-house training to meet the specific needs of our customers.
You will be training on the following subjects as and when required:
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