Peripatetic Care Assistant - Cambridge

Location

Cambridge

Salary & Benefits

Competitive

Vacancy Type

Full Time,

Permanent

Closing Date

25/07/2019

Peripatetic Care Assistant - Cambridgeshire

36-48 hours per week - covering a mixture of days and nights, includes weekend working

Travel Expenses Paid - 40p per mile for the first 10,000 miles, 25p per mile thereafter

 

With a range of residential, nursing, dementia and specialist care services, Healthcare Homes Group objectives have always been to create homes where people receive the highest standards of care; where dignity is respected; where talents and interests are encouraged; and where life is lived to its fullest potential.

As a Peripatetic Care Assistant you'll be taking responsibility for the physical and emotional well-being and social needs of our residents. You will be providing emotional and physical support to our residents, such tasks will include personal care, assisting at meal times, supporting residents to join in with activities and to take part in social events to ensure our residents have the most fufiling life possible. Ensuring our residents independance, choice, dignity and respect is promoted and to deliver the highest quality of care.

The Successful candidate will demonstrate excellent verbal and written skills, commitment and flexibility. Previous experience of working in the health care sector is essential, you must have a compassionate nature, be respectful and have a willingness to learn new skills.  

You will be required to work shifts on  days, nights and weekends to cover the requirements of the homes.

Education and Qualification:

  • NVQ 3 in Health and Social Care or equivalent
  • Full driving licence and access to a vehicle.