Domiciliary Care Assistant

Bellcare is recruiting in the following areas Keswick and Penrith.

Bellcare Home Care is a friendly and attentive care at home provider operating in Cumbria, our skilled staff provide personalised care and assistance at home to the elderly community. Offering a range of care services that are individually tailored through care plans to cater for specific needs, we always aim to bring a unique, personalised and expert angel to the domiciliary care, we provide our customers.

Benefits what Bellcare offer:

  • Competitive Rate of pay, up to £9.70 per care hour depending on your experience.
  • Career progression and Development
  • Mileage allowance 25p
  • Paid travel time paid at £8.91
  • Flexible working Hours
  • Paid Training and Shadowing
  • Full and Part time
  • Workplace pension
  • Gaining your Care Certificates
  • You will be issued with a company mobile phone

Requirements of a care assistant:

  • HAVE YOUR OWN TRANSPORT AND FULL UK DRIVING LICENCE
  • Prior experience is preferable but not essential as training will be provided
  • Completed or working towards N.V.Q Level 2 Health and Social Care
  • The ability to use initiative in any given circumstance
  • Capability to work as part of a team

Responsibilities of Care Assistant Are as follows:

  • Assist/Provide with Personal Care and domestic duties
  • Provide Dietary care and support
  • To Liaise with management and report any concerns relating to the health of our patients
  • To participate in service meetings and work together to consistently aim to improve services
  • Personal care for the residents including dressing, washing, bathing and using toilet facilities
  • Assisting at mealtimes
  • To maintain accurate notes and records and to handover information on shift change over

If you would like further information, please contact  Debbie Ellwood on 01900 872030 or email [email protected]

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent

Salary: Up to £9.70 per hour