Be Caring Liverpool are currently looking to recruit enthusiastic and dynamic individuals to join our Home Care department as Community Care Support Workers.
The purpose of this role is to be provide care to the people we support that enables the individuals to remain independent and live happy, fulfilled lives.
You will be required to provide care and support to people in their homes according to personalised care plans to help maintain their independence and dignity. You'll be supported by the Quality Lead and Coordination teams, and in-house trainer, to ensure you have skills and resources needed in this role. You'll also have opportunities to further develop you skills and achieve formal qualifications in Health and Social Care as you progress.
If you're studying Health, Social Care or Nursing this could be a great opportunity to build on your experience and knowledge. Perhaps you're looking to progress your career in the sector? We can offer supported learning, accredited qualifications and you'll also be part of a growing employee-owned social enterprise.
Be Caring Liverpool is part of the wider Be Caring Ltd group. Our values and vision promoting the improvement of our local communities, customer/employee engagement and shaping the future of social care.
Be Caring is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes interest from people of all ages and backgrounds to join our Home Care Support Teams.
Flexible Working Hours with 7am-3pm and 3pm-10pm shifts available
We offer guaranteed hour contracts
We pay an extra 20p on top every visit that you carry out
We pay 30p per business mile to car drivers
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 any offer of employment is subject to the information gathered at this time.
Experience is not essential as full training and support will be provided.
As a Community Care Support Worker, you will spend your time out in the community visiting our customers and ensuring they are well looked after, safe and happy. The type of care and support that we offer varies depending on each service user’s individual needs.
All of our service users have a care plan in place for you to adhere to, however, please see below a list of potential tasks that you may be expected to carry out:
Assisting with personal care, including intimate care with dignity
Administration/prompting of medication
Assisting with the preparation of meals/drinks
Assisting with the completion of domestic tasks, including laundry, cleaning and shopping
Assisting people to remain independent within the community
Be Caring Limited is 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 enrol 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