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.
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.
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
Any additional training required for your role
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