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Care Worker

Norfolk

Great Yarmouth

Between £12.01-£15.00 Per Hour

Full/Part Time

Home Support Matters

Closing Date: 31/07/24

Great Yarmouth – Care Worker

We’re looking for Compassionate, and Dedicated individuals to join our Care Team in and around the Great Yarmouth Area!

As a member of our Care Team in Great Yarmouth and surrounding villages, your responsibilities will include:

  • Personal Care: Supporting with all aspects of personal hygiene.
  • Meal Preparation: Supporting our customers nutritional needs.
  • General Domestic: Tasks like shopping visits, cleaning, etc.
  • Administering Medication: As well as other more complex interventions based on your training level.
  • Encouraging and Supporting Customers in various activities.
  • Completion of accurate records such as Care Logs and Medication Administration Records.
  • Delegated Healthcare Tasks: With additional training you will carry our additional tasks such as:
    • Supporting skin integrity and wound healing by changing dressings.
    • Supporting a person’s nutrition using a PEG (percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy).
    • Supporting a person to manage their diabetes through insulin administration and monitoring.

A valid driving licence is essential, along with access to your own vehicle, and business insurance, as you will be providing essential care and support to our customers not only in Great Yarmouth, but also in surrounding areas, such as Caister, Rollesby, Hemsby and Ormesby. With this increased geographical area your earning potential could be remarkable.

Whilst having previous experience in the Care Industry is great, its not essential, you will join our 6-day induction period to provide you with all the skills and knowledge you’ll need to be an amazing Care Worker!

Why Home Support Matters?

Colleagues Matter: We are enthusiastic about being there for our colleagues. We support our Care Workers by providing hem with on-going support and development opportunities.

I Matter: We are passionate about individuals; respecting their dignity, valuing diversity and committed to equality. We support people to be in control of their lives.

You Matter: We provide our care workers with a range of tools to ensure their mental health and well-being are supported, we provide access to the Norfolk Support Line & We have internal mental health first aiders, who are always happy to chat.

As a valued member of our team, you’ll enjoy a variety of enticing benefits, such as.

  • Salary: £11.60-£17 per hour plus mileage.
  • Paid Mileage: You’ll be compensated for mileage at 42p per mile.
  • Company Mobile Phone: Stay connected and organised with a company mobile phone, loaded with all the apps you’ll need to carry out your role.
  • Full PPE Provided: Your safety is our priority, so we’ll ensure you have all the necessary protective equipment.
  • Free Uniform: feel professional and comfortable in your Home Support Matters branded uniform.
  • Paid Holiday: Enjoy well deserved time off with Paid Holiday Allowance.
  • Career Progression Opportunities: Grow and advance your career with clear career pathways and personal development opportunities.
  • Flexible Hours: Choose shifts that suit your lifestyle.
  • Enhanced DBS: We’ll cover the cost of your initial DBS Check.

Are you ready to begin a fulfilling career where you can truly make a difference? – Join Home Support Maters and become an essential part of our Care Team.

If you’d prefer to apply via email, please send your CV and any other relevant information to our Recruitment Team at recruitment@homesupportmatters.org.uk

Please note: Home Support Matters is not currently offering sponsorship opportunities, and applicants must provide evidence of their right to work in the United Kingdom.

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