Home Care Assistant / Support Worker in Wakefield, West Yorkshire

Applying for the Home Care Assistant / Support Worker role

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Job Title: Home Care Assistant / Support Worker
Location: West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Salary: £7,000 - £16,000
Type: Part Time
Job Sector: Social Care
Sub Sector: Home Carer
Job Reference No: HCA/WFIELD

Job Description

Home Care Assistant / Support Workers Jobs
£7.02ph to £8.32ph + Mileage
Multiple Full and Part time job vacancies throughout Wakefield including Crigglestone, Rothwell, Normanton, Castleford, Pontefract, Hemsworth areas of West Yorkshire

Full Driving Licence and access to a car is essential

Health and Social Care Jobs have multiple Full and Part time vacancies for Home Care Assistants / Support Workers throughout the Wakefield including Crigglestone, Rothwell, Normanton, Castleford, Pontefract, Hemsworth .

We are looking for experienced Home Care Assistants / Support Workers as well as caring, supportive people who would like to work in Care who have a real passion to make a difference to people’s lives and experience the satisfaction that this brings. We offer full training as well as the career progression for anyone wanting to progress within the organisation.

Our client specialises in providing the highest level of care to enable individuals to continue living in their own homes with all the support and care needed to help them achieve maximum independence. They are growing rapidly throughout Yorkshire and offer long term stability and regular working hours.

As a Home Care Assistant / Home Carer you will assist our clients with personal care tasks which could include; washing, dressing, undressing, showering, bathing, oral hygiene, toileting and getting in and out of bed. You may also assist with mobility using the appropriate equipment provided and prepare meals and drinks when necessary. As part of your role as a Home Care Assistant / Support Worker you could also do shopping, assist with medication and assist with Doctors appointments or to attend clubs or days out.

YOU need to be a car driver as you will be expected to drive to and from our client’s homes to enable people to receive their care on time.

As a Home Carer you will need to be flexible, well organized and able to follow instructions. Here is a list of essential and preferred requirements for the position:


A clean driving licence with access to your own car
Good communication skills
A compassionate nature
A good standard of personal hygiene and be of a smart appearance
To be self motivated with a wish to progress in the profession
A willingness to take part in training and to put that knowledge to good use in the care of the clients
The availability of two recent satisfactory references, one must be from your current/previous employer

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