Senior Carer (Homecare)
LOCATION: Based in Liverpool, St Helens, Kirkby & Sefton
SALARY: £9:05 weekdays; £9.50/hr weekends; 30p/mile mileage
HOURS: Mon-Sun/Full & Part time hours available; Contracted - Block Pay - £18,907.20 per annum (pro-rata)
This is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic charity and play a key role in the community mentoring care support workers, dealing with breakdowns in the community, starting new care packages, completing observations and supervision in the community to ensure a safe, effective and quality caring service is delivered.
Local Solutions is looking for self-motivated individuals who are keen to take the next step in their career and has a real passion for social care. You will have excellent caring and communication skills, along with good attention to details. Experience of working in a health and/or social care setting is essential. Applicants should ideally have an NVQ/QCF Level 3 in Care and/or equivalent. Benefits include; contracted hours, pension, smart phone provided, mileage, free uniform, enhanced pay for bank holidays, enhanced holiday entitlement after five years’ service and company pension scheme.
Local Solutions cares and invests in its employees and is proud to hold the following workplace awards; Investors in People Award, Disability Confident Symbol, LGBTI Charter Mark, ROSPA Gold Award and The Workplace Wellbeing Charter.
We are committed to delivering equality of opportunity for all of our service users and staff. Our aim is to create a workplace which is free from discrimination and diversity is celebrated. We aim to create an environment where staff and service users are equally valued and supported.
Local Solutions is committed to safeguarding all children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
A driving licence and use of a vehicle is essential. Opportunities for further training and development available.
Post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure.