Willows at Home Care Support Worker

GP Care Services is a forward thinking, passionate and innovative local organisation based in Rochdale delivering high quality Health, Social and Community Care. An exciting opportunity has arisen to work in our well established; highly respected, ‘The Willows at Home’ care team.

Job Role:

We are currently looking for Personal Assistants to assist our clients to remain in their own home, maintaining as much independence as possible.  The successful candidate(s) will provide a high level personal, physical and emotional care that can include all aspects of day-to-day activities, personal care and companionship. 

Essential Requirements:

  • Passionate, enthusiastic, team player, responsive, integral and fun
  • Experience of working in the care profession
  • To undertake relevant training and complete a NVQ level 2 in the Care sector
  • To follow instructions as identified in care plans/risk assessments
  • To communicate effectively both face to face and in writing
  • To document and record accurate information
  • Hold a full UK driving licence and have access to your own vehicle

Desirable Attributes:

  • Qualifications – NVQ level 2 or 3 in Care or Health and Social Care qualification.

What’s in it for me?

  • We will train and support you
  • Self-employed or contracted
  • You will have a chance to work with and learn from professionals in the field
  • We encourage career progression
  • We will try and accommodate hours to suit your needs
  • You will receive an enhanced payment for Bank Holidays
  • We will pay mileage
  • You will have access to a good pension scheme
  • You may have access to our occupational sick pay after completing a 6 month probation

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Download and complete the application form; and send to GP Care Services Ltd, The Willows, Fieldway, off Broad Lane, Rochdale OL16 4PP or email gpcare.services@nhs.net

Appointment to this post will be subject to a criminal record and background checks (DBS).

Job Category: Social Care
Job Type: Full Time Monday to Sunday and Bank Holidays on a rota basis. Part Time
Job Location: Heywood Middleton Rochdale

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