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Home Instead Home Care Assistant - Weekends - Heywood, Middleton & Rochdale. in Rochdale, United Kingdom

The biggest part of the role is making a difference, making someone’s life a bit easier and helping older adults stay independent in their own home for as long as possible. We offer care across the entire spectrum, from helping a client get up safely, assisting them to the bathroom, preparing breakfast for them, having a chat over a cuppa and tidying up. You could pick up shopping for them or they may want to come with you to choose their own shopping, stop for a cake and cuppa and back home to put the shopping away. The most important thing is that you develop trust and a friendly relationship, which is why you'll hear CAREGivers say "This doesn't feel like work" because they spend quality time together. * Compassionate, reliable and genuinely *caring. * *Good communicator and a sense of humour helps. * Weekend CAREGivers need to be available around 8am-5pm or beyond. * A *Car Driver *with clean licence and access to transport. * Aged 18+. * Live in the M24; OL10; OL11; OL12; OL15; OL16 postcode areas. * Competitive pay * Paid mileage and paid travel time * Work close to home * Career progression with continuing education * Paid Annual Leave equivalent to 5.6 weeks (pro-rata to hours worked) including Bank Holidays * Workplace Pension * Staff discounts * Referral Bonus Scheme * Recognition Awards