Heritage Healthcare North East is looking for dedicated Home Care Assistant and Emergency Responder to join the team and support individuals in their own home across Teesside areas, including Thornaby, Stockton, Middlesbrough, Redcar and Cleveland.
This role is for an Emergency Responder who will cover care calls between 5pm-10pm and able to respond to and receive emergency calls as they come in.
Guaranteed 20 hours per week, 5pm – 10pm. Driving essential for this role.
As an Emergency Responder and Home Care Assistant, you will be providing personal care and support through a variety of tasks which helps to make a true and real difference to peoples lives. This role focuses on enabling individuals to access their community, enjoy daily activities and live independently within their own home.
- Personal qualities: Our Care Assistants are enthusiastic, caring, friendly, trustworthy, compassionate and reliable,
- Transport: We ask our Care Assistants to hold a valid driving licence and have access to a vehicle.
- Flexibility: This role is to cover care calls between 5pm – 10pm, during evenings and weekends, and able to respond to emergency care calls as they come in.
- Qualifications: A QCF Level 2 in Care (or equivalent) is preferred but not essential.
- Experience: Some previous In Home Caregiver experience would be an advantage but full training is provided
- Competitive rate of pay at £8.40 per hour
- Paid mileage allowance
- Training: Comprehensive 5 day induction course and ongoing training
- A rewarding job: Helping and caring for others is something you will find heartwarming.
- Guaranteed hours – 20 hours per week, 5pm – 10pm
- Flexible hours, able to work evenings and weekends, and on-call hours when needed
- Holidays: Up to 28 days holiday
If you feel you have the right values and skills required to become an In Home Caregiver and be part of our team and can deliver high standards of care then we would like to hear from you.
If you have any questions regarding the role, please contact our team today on 01642 266390.