Your role as a Carer
Carer roles can be an extremely rewarding field. Every day you will be helping to improve lives, working on the front line of Health and Social Care with a wide variety of clientele. Carer's provide support to the disabled, elderly, dementia patients, long-term ill and individuals with learning difficulties, so your role can be very varied and no days will ever be the same! You can work as a carer in a residential or nursing home or in a respite care setting. We also offer some 1:1 position in supported living accommodation.
Main duties of a Carer
- maintaining their hygiene
- ensuring they receive healthy meals and fluids
- helping them with basic day-to-day or administrative tasks like paying bills.
The Carer role also includes getting to know clients personally and providing them with emotional support and company, being a good listener and encouraging them to take part in activities and socialising with other residents, all of which contributes positively to their wellbeing.
Required skills and experience of a Carer
Nestled just within the M25 in Kent, Dartford proves a great area to both work and live and has a population of over 107,000 people
With excellent transport links to London, Bluewater Shopping Centre and Ebbsfleet International train station on it's doorstep, Dartford is a busy town boasting several Business Parks and business distribution centres. Companies such as Laing O'Rourke, Tesla and Mazda all have central offices located in the Town.
£8.72 - 11 Per Hour
Are you an experienced, passionate and dedicated Carer in Dartford looking for a new role? Swanstaff Swanley need to hear from you! We have an exciting position available with our prestigious client. Job title:Carer Location:Dartford Rate of pay:£8.72 - £11.00 per hour The role of a Carer: Assisting service users with personal care tasks such as washing, dressing and eating. Observe, monitor and record service users' physical and emotional wellbeing, and promptly report any changes to senior staff. Encourage service users to participate in social and recreational activities. The requirements of a Carer: 6 months previous experience in this or a similar role A valid DBS (if you do not have this, we can assist you in getting one on the update service) A kind, caring and compassionate nature Benefits of working for Swanstaff: Temp of the Month scheme Weekly pay (every Friday)! Swanstaff Ambassador scheme A dedicated Swanstaff consultant available even on out of office times! Competitive pay rates If you're interested in this role please apply online now or alternatively please get in touch with Laceyfrom our Swanley team!