Care Assistant

Care Assistant

GreenSquareAccord | Oldham, ENG, GB

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Description

Job Title-Care Assistant

Locations -Oldham

Salary -£9.90PH & 30p per mile 24p Motorcyclist

Contract type -Permanent

Working hours -Full Time/Part Time opportunities - Hours of Work - 7am - 10pm. Alternate Weekends.

About us

GreenSquareAccord is one of the biggest social housing and care providers in England, we provide care and support to some of the most vulnerable people in society. This includes older people`s residential care, Specialist dementia care, Mental health nursing and supported housing for people with learning disabilities, with over 25 years` experience in over 100 care schemes, providing three million hours of care each year - GreenSquareAccord provides a hugely rewarding place to work.

About the Service

Our branch is in Oldham and cover care across Oldham, Manchester and Salford. We are a warm, welcoming, and compassionate home care service providing care and support to the vulnerable and elderly in their own homes to continue to help them remain as independent as much as possible. We endeavour to provide a person-centred approach to our service users and ensures dignity and respect is provided to them all.

Areas Covered

Lees - OL4, Derker & Sholver - OL1, Saddleworth - OL3

In your new role, you will:

Build relationships with Service Users
Support Service Users undertaking their daily routines
Establish methods of communication with Service Users, reducing barriers when necessary
Accurately report and/or record work activities
Assist Service Users with mealtimes, medication, personal care, domestic duties and daily activities/living.

You will ideally have:

Experience working within a Care environment (Advantageous but not essential as full induction training will be given)
A warm hearted, friendly manner, patience, kindness and good communication, a willingness to help others, requiring patience
An open and honest character, respectful and celebrate diversity, connect with colleagues and service users to celebrate uniqueness
The ability to be a natural care giver and someone who can communicate in an open and honest manner with your colleagues, services users and their visitors, family and friends.

Benefits

In support and recognition of our colleagues who will help us deliver our employer strategy, we offer a fantastic benefits package. This includes;

Pension scheme with contributions matched up to 6%
Confidential support service with access to free counselling
Confidential Employee Assistance Programme (EAP).
Career progression with opportunities to complete QCF Qualification
Specialist online care induction followed by additional support and training
Guaranteed contracted hours
Free DBS and uniform
£250 Refer a friend payment scheme
Employee discount scheme - you`ll get discounts from high street shops, including Primark, Asda, Tesco, Argos, and lots more.

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All individuals who apply to work at GreenSquareAccord are considered on their merits in line with our Diversity and Inclusion strategy and policy.
GreenSquareAccord are a Disability Confident Employer therefore we actively encourage applications from individuals with disabilities and try to provide access, adjustments, equipment, or other practical support where required. All applicants with a disability who meet the `essential eligibility criteria` for the role, as detailed in the job description, are guaranteed an interview.

Please note that if you are successful in this role, we will require a fully enhanced DBS check to be completed. Further details will be sent following offer.%61846586%