Home Care Assistants – Taunton
“It doesn’t feel like a job to me”
Our staff deliver home care to clients in their own homes within the communities of Taunton, Wellington and surrounding areas. We wish to recruit Care Assistants working both full and part-time to join our established team.
“Seeing the smile on their faces is priceless. This job is so rewarding”
Typical tasks will include helping people to get up in the mornings and to bed at night, washing, bathing, dressing, toileting, meal preparation and assistance with medication. No experience is necessary as a full and comprehensive training program will be provided.
“If I didn’t visit them they wouldn’t see anyone from day to day”
Way Ahead Care is dedicated to the support and development of it staff through continual investment in its exclusive training department. All new employees receive an extensive induction to the role and the Company, completing the nationally recognised ‘Care Certificate’ in the process. This also includes 30hrs of shadowing with experienced members of staff to ensure you are comfortable and confident. We believe that staff are our greatest asset, staff development and career progression are both actively encouraged throughout your employment
“To help people is the best feeling in the world, and I get paid to do it”
Pay rates range from £8.00 to £9.90 depending on working days and qualifications. Travel time paid at £7.83 per hour Mileage 40p per mile. You will need to have access to motorised transport and be prepared to travel to the homes of our clients in and around the Taunton, Wellington and surrounding areas.
“She wanted to say at home, me visiting her has enabled her to do that”
The successful applicant will have a friendly and pleasant disposition with a flexible and caring approach. Home Care is delivered between the hours of 07:00-22:00.
You can choose the working days and hours of the week you wish to work. You would provide us with a two week working pattern, which we call your ‘Availability’, this will be recorded as your normal hours and will repeat every two weeks.
Please be aware that as our service runs across all 7 days of the week so will be required to work alternate weekends – but you may choose which one to suit your personal circumstances.