Homecare Hybrid Care Assistant – £16.00!

“Spring” into action and apply to be a Homecare Assistant today!

We are expanding our home care support team in the Barton & surrounding areas and are looking for caring, reliable and hard working individuals to promote independence, whilst actively encouraging and supporting with making informed decisions.

Areas covered: Barton, Barrow, Goxhill & New Holland. Due to the range of locations, it is essential you hold a UK driving licence & have access to your own vehicle.

The company is unable to sponsor the employment of international workers in this role. You will be required to provide evidence of your right to work in the UK.

Pay & Hours:

  • £16.00 per hour (only for the above mention areas).
  • Receive 45p for every mile you drive between calls as a fuel allowance.
  • Get a guaranteed 16-hour contract but work up to 40 hours if you want. Pick your limits to suit your personal commitments.
  • Morning & Night shifts available (7am – 2pm or 4pm -10pm) – working alternative weekends.
  • Block pay contracts, so you are paid from your first to last call regardless of any gaps. For example, working 7am to 2pm is a full 7 hours pay.

The Role:

Our main aim at HICA is to help our clients maintain their independence at home by supporting with a variety of tasks including:

  • Personal care, continence care and medication administration
  • Washing & Bathing
  • Grocery shopping
  • Helping to get dressed
  • Domestic chores
  • Making someone a cup of tea, preparing a meal or having a chat because you might be the only person they see that day
  • Accompanying to appointments
  • Helping with mobility such as with the stairs or getting into bed

Reward & Benefits:

  • Paid induction / completion of care certificate. Supervisory support in the community until you’re feeling confident.
  • Fully comprehensive induction and development support from our in-house training team including E-Learning and shadowing shifts
  • Savings on your shopping – up to 8% in some retailers
  • Refer a friend bonuses up to £200
  • The HICA lottery – prizes up to £2000+
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Techsave loans – borrow money to buy technology based gifts and repay through your wages over 12 months
  • Prizes from fun competitions such as our Hall of Horrors guess the manager, our bonfire bonanza voucher giveaway and our 12 days to Xmas prize extravaganza
  • Overtime is available but only if you want it. Enhancements paid from time to time.

About you:

With HICA, you do not need to be qualified to start your career in care – If you have a caring nature, good communication skills and a positive attitude, then please apply!

Additional information:

HICA is a ‘Not for Profit’ organisation providing a range of care services to older people and people with learning difficulties both within residential and nursing homes and within the community.

Successful candidates will need to complete an Enhanced DBS Check.