Care Assistant

SweetTree Home Care Services
Care Assistant
Job Reference
SweetTree Home Care Services
Various locations in London
£12.00 - £13.70 per hour
Closing Date
Posted 92 days ago

Care Assistant

If you're an experienced, dedicated, Care Assistant with a deep understanding of individuals needs we want to hear from you. Your hands-on experience and your commitment to making a difference in people’s lives are what set you apart.

About Us

We are a reputable domiciliary care company that has been successfully operating for two decades, recognised for our commitment to excellence in care and our unwavering dedication to our clients. We take pride in being rated as an 'Outstanding' provider by the Care Quality Commission (CQC), a testament to our exceptional standards and quality of service. Our unwavering commitment to providing exceptional support and community-based services for our service users speaks to our ethos. At SweetTree, we believe in holistic care that extends beyond traditional boundaries, and some of our clients and Care Assistants also have the option, where desired, to work with us on our care farm. Our London Care Farm is a haven of possibilities, where clients embark on a journey of growth, life skills, development, and aligned goal setting. Picture this: alpacas, chickens, sheep, goats, and more, all playing a role in the nurturing process.

Your Role

As a Care Assistant, you'll be at the heart of our mission to provide outstanding home care. Your responsibilities will include: Assisting clients with daily activities and routines, ensuring their comfort and well-being. Administering medications, making a meaningful difference in their health journey. Providing companionship and emotional support throughout the day. Helping with grocery shopping and meal preparation based on client preferences. Collaboration with multi-disciplinary teams Maintain meticulous records and documentation, ensuring the highest standard of care.

About You

Previous experience in a home care setting as a Carer, with a deep understanding of client needs. The ability to connect empathetically with elderly or disabled clients, even in challenging situations. An understanding of the needs of elderly or disabled adults who are vulnerable within society. Knowledge of food hygiene, manual handling, and health & safety standards. A passion for enabling person centred care and support A minimum of 3 months experience in a similar role

Your benefits

Flexible working hours that cater to your schedule ensuring a balance of work and personal commitments. Varied contract options, including zero-hour, part-time, and full-time. Early access to your earnings via Wagestream, which provides you with the ability to access a % of your earnings in just 4 days or less after completing shifts! Continuous training and professional development through the renowned SweetTree Home Care Services Academy. Including Apprenticeship Opportunities. Unwavering support 24-hour on-call assistance. and your own dedicated Manager and Coordinator to support you day to day Incentive Rewards An attractive £200 Friend Referral Scheme. 28 days of paid holiday

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