Deckchair Care

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Home Care Assistant

Home Care Jobs

** £11.50 per hour Weekdays, £12.75 per hour Weekends | Double for Bank Holidays **

Home Care Assistant - Cheadle - Stockport

Deckchair Care is a locally-owned independent care-at-home provider based in Gatley, Cheadle, Greater Manchester. We have been looking after the elderly since 2017.

We provide support and companionship to a range of adults living in their own homes in Cheadle, Gatley, Heald Green, Didsbury, Wilmslow, Bramhall, Cheadle-Hulme and surrounding areas.

Due to increasing demand for our services, we are looking for happy, positive Home Care Assistants to join our friendly team. Perfect for either Student nurses to fit between studies or in holidays; or experienced carers looking for career progression.

In return for your hard work and dedication, we offer a wealth of benefits:

  • A supportive, friendly, approachable team working together to help people.
  • Competitive rates of pay - £12.75ph (weekends), £11.50ph (weekdays).
  • Double time for bank Holidays.
  • 30p mileage allowance.
  • Guaranteed contracts with overtime available.
  • Paid training and induction at our head office in Cheadle.
  • Funded care certificate and NVQ courses.
  • A rewarding and fulfilling career opportunity with a real progression path.
  • Full management support and supervision, throughout your working week.
  • 28 days holiday (pro-rata for part-time).
  • NEST pension scheme (opt-out optional).
  • Free uniform and DBS check.

About Us

Deckchair Care is rated 'Good' across all 5 areas that the Care Quality Commission measure (Safe, Effective, Caring, Responsive and Well-led) and are working towards 'Outstanding'. Our mission is to Enrich, Enhance and prolong the Enjoyment of home-living in our society.

As well as supporting clients in their own homes, we also run a 'Welcome Cafe' that is free to all in the local community - especially those with dementia and their carers. Find out more on our website.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assisting with daily routines, including mornings, lunchtimes & evenings
  • Providing personal care to those who require it
  • Offering companionship and attending social activities.
  • Meal preparation.
  • Light household duties
  • We are seeking Carers who:

    • Have good communication and relationship-building skills.
    • Can use their initiative to deliver an outstanding level of care.
    • Is punctual, reliable, professional, and kind.
    • Is a car owner and in possession of a full UK driving license.
    • Is able to cover mornings, teatime OR evening shifts (no later than 10 pm finish). Some weekend availability will be required.
    • This is a great time to join our care team and make a real difference in the community.
    • If you are interested, please apply - we would love to hear from you and we operate an informal interview process.

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