Home Care Worker - Rochford - Mayfair Care - Working for Essex
Salary: £10.00 per hour*
Closing date: 10 Aug 2022
Location: Rochford
Hours: Full-time
Req ID: 8297
Role: Social Care
About the role

Home Care Worker - Rochford - Mayfair Care

Permanent, Full Time and Part time

£10.00 per hour*

Location: Rochford

Essex County Council (ECC) are delighted to be supporting Mayfair Care to recruit Home Care Workers for their home care service based in Rochford.

The shift patterns vary with both full time and part time hours available and will require day, evening and weekend working. Shift times can be discussed at interview stage.

*Please note, the pay rate for this role is £10.00 per hour during the week and £11.50 at the weekend (Travel time will be reimbursed to employees).

Mayfair Care are a well-established domiciliary care provider founded in 2002. They provide care services to the elderly and vulnerable adults with learning disabilities and mental health difficulties. As a local family run business, they have unique knowledge of the community and supply services; privately, through Essex Social Care and the NHS. Their aim is to provide an individual person-centred service delivered with excellence, compassion and competence, leaving families confident in their ability to deliver and maintain the highest standards of care and support. Mayfair care offer a service based on the solid principals of the quality of life, dignity, individuality, esteem, fulfilment, and the freedom of expression.

As a home care worker, you will provide a high standard of care and support to clients, promoting their independence and ensuring they have the best quality of life.

Responsibilities:

  • Assisting with personal care
  • Assisting with medication
  • Assisting with preparing meals
  • Assisting with shopping and day to day activities
  • Encourage a model of self-care and service user rehabilitation
  • Record relevant activities in care plans
  • Ensuring all needs are met as outlined in each service users individual care plan

Please note as this is a home care role, applicants will need to have a full driver’s licence and access to their own vehicle.

Note: ECC are advertising this role on behalf of Mayfair Care and if successful you will be employed by Mayfair.

As part of employment should your role require a DBS check you will be required to register with the DBS update service. The DBS update service ensures all registered DBS certificates are kept up to date and allows authorised parties to view the status of your certificate. This is an annual subscription, and you will be responsible for ensuring this is maintained. For further information on the DBS update service please go to https://www.gov.uk/dbs-update-service

Mayfair Care is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and adults, and expects all employees, contractors, and volunteers to share its commitment to prevent abuse, harm or exploitation.

Mayfair Care applies a robust recruitment vetting process. If you are successful, you will need to undergo a Pre-employment Vetting Procedure.

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If you have any queries regarding this role, please contact Care.Recruitment@essex.gov.uk