Community Care Assistant
£10.50 per an hour
Chamomile Care is a privately owned domiciliary care agency which has recently joined the industry. Our key players have a collaborative experience within the health and social care industry of some 36 years.
We would like to make a difference to the Care Worker’s life, as well as our Service Users. We are a friendly bunch and our door is always open for Care Workers to come in and have a chat.
We aim to become leaders within the industry focusing on quality care for our Service Users and training and developing our Care Workers to a very high standard.
Chamomile Care offers a range of services to people who require help and support to remain independent in their own home, including personal care. All Service Users will have their own person-centred care plan, because everyone is different.
All Care Workers will receive the training and development that is necessary to meet the needs of the care plans, and will be supported to do any extra training that they would like to do.
Responsibilities and Duties of the Care Worker:
The role can include any of the following, the list is not exhaustive:
Assist with bathing, dressing and grooming
Assist with continence care
Assist to eat and drink as well as meal preparation
Home support services
Provide light housework duties including laundry
Make beds, change linen
Run errands including shopping
Organise and tidy cupboards
Assist with pet care
Plan and prepare meals
Provide companionship and engage in conversation
Provide relevant feedback to the management team
Monitor diet and eating
Arrange appointments, activities and social engagements
Stimulate and encourage a variety of activities
Provide medication reminders and assist with medication when necessary
Organise mail and write letters
Accompany to appointments or activities
Health and Therapeutic care
You may be asked to provide basic assistance in these areas, but only with specific training and guidance from an appropriate professional.
Abingdon and surroundings
Oxford and surroundings
Paid travel time
Supportive, friendly management
Paid annual leave
Statutory sick pay
Paid training – Development plans will be established to support personal growth within the industry areas of interest could include: champion of dementia, champion of learning disability support worker, champion of mental health support, end of life support champion.
In house Training
Closing Date 30/06/2022
Job Location Abingdon
Job Category Community Services and Outreach
Care Setting Home Care, Supported Living, Mental Health Services, Reablement Services
Contact Email Sarah@chamomilecare.com
CQC Registered Yes
CQC Location Number 1-8743895555
OACP Member Yes
Unique Job Reference 223
Job Filled No