Enhanced Care Worker
Thinking of furthering your Care career?
We are looking for people with a caring nature who have a passion for providing excellent care.
The shifts are a complete 7am – 2.30pm, 3.30pm – 8pm with availability for shifts on all days except Thursday.
Home Support Matters is looking to recruit experienced care workers to join our Enhanced Home Support Service.
This is an exciting opportunity to provide a specialist service and join an established care provider within Norfolk and Suffolk.
This service has been designed to work closely with the hospital discharge hubs to ensure effective and smooth discharges from hospital. The focus is on providing enabling support to help individuals gain or regain independence within the comfort of their own homes.
We will be offering this service to customers from Great Yarmouth and surrounding areas as far as Reepham, Cromer and Old Buckenham so your own transport and a willingness to travel is essential.
We will offer you:
Paid mileage and travel time
Paid Annual Leave
Free DBS Checks
Enhanced rates for weekends and bank holidays
We are looking for care workers with:
A minimum six month’s care experience within the community or care home setting
Full driving licence and own transport with Business insurance
Flexibility and adaptability to visit customers in a wide geographical area
- If you are new to care, you may like to complete the Question of Care on the Skills for Care website or research Adult Social Care on YouTube before applying. This will introduce you to care and what it means to support people.
- Please note the closing date for this job vacancy; you will be contacted by email or text with the outcome of your application or, in the absence of an email address or mobile number, you will be written to.
- You will be expected to complete a comprehensive induction and training programme.
- If your application is successful and a conditional job offer is made you will expected to pay for your initial DBS check (enhanced version for vulnerable adults) and once you have received your reference number, you will be expected to sign up to the online DBS Update Service and will be responsible for the annual fee.
Salary: *We can offer you £10.27 per hour with an increased weekend rate of £11.50, and up to £20.00 per hour on bank holidays*
Location: Norfolk and Suffolk