Home Care Worker – Flexible Shifts, £10.50 – £11.30ph – HICA Homecare – Kingston upon Hull

HICA Homecare

Are you looking for a new challenge in the New Year…..Would you like a role which is rewarding and fulfilling….

If you are naturally caring, want to make a difference and are looking for a rewarding career supporting older and vulnerable people we would love to hear from you!

Care experience or not…if you have the right qualities, we will provide full training and induction!

If you are naturally caring, want to make a difference and are looking for a rewarding career supporting older and vulnerable people we would love to hear from you!

* Competitive rate of pay £10.50 – £11.30 per hour plus mileage allowance for drivers! (depending on experience)
* Travel time paid between calls paid at your normal hourly rate!
* Transport is not an issue! We have walking, cycling and driving rounds available
* Flexible shifts available from 7am through to 10pm 7 days per week
* Part time and Full Time contracts available

We are holding interviews daily therefore you will be contacted shortly after you apply to discuss your application.

_*The Role: *_

Our main aim at HICA is to help our clients maintain their independence at home by supporting with a variety of tasks including:

* Personal care, continence care and medication administration
* Washing & Bathing
* Grocery shopping
* Helping to get dressed
* Domestic chores
* Making someone a cup of tea, preparing a meal or having a chat because you might be the only person they see that day.
* Accompanying to appointments
* Helping with mobility such as with the stairs or getting into bed

*Our carers love what they do, its not just about providing practical support…it is about emotional support and companionship too. Some of our clients may not have any family and knowing they will have a friendly member of our team to see and talk too every day is extremely important.*

_*Why HICA?*_

* Get a guaranteed 16-hour contract but work up to 40 hours if you want. Pick your limits to suit your personal commitments.
* Starting rate of pay of £11ph increasing to £11.30ph after 6 months
* Paid DBS
* Have the option to choose a block pay contract where you are paid from your first to last call regardless of any gaps. Example – 8am to 2pm is 6 hours pay
* We process 10p for every mile you drive between calls as a fuel allowance.
* Overtime is available but only if you want it. Enhancements paid from time to time.
* Paid induction / completion of care certificate. Supervisory support in the community until you’re feeling confident.
* We’re a not-for-profit organisation; any surplus generated is used, for example, to grow and develop our facilities and services and improve pay and benefits for our valued staff.

_*About You: *_

* You should be naturally caring, passionate and committed to providing the best possible care
* Be able to travel between visits
* Have patience, communication and listening skills
* Have a positive attitude

_*Rewards & Benefits: *_

* Fully comprehensive induction and development support from our in-house training team including E-Learning and shadowing shifts
* Savings on your shopping – up to 8% in some retailers
* Refer a friend bonuses up to £200
* The HICA lottery – prizes up to £2000+
* Cycle to work scheme
* Techsave loans – borrow money to buy technology based gifts and repay through your wages over 12 months
* Prizes from fun competitions such as our Hall of Horrors guess the manager, our bonfire bonanza voucher giveaway and our 12 days to Xmas prize extravaganza

Successful candidates will require an Enhanced DBS Disclosure and be able to provide evidence of their Covid-19 vaccinations.

HICA Group are a ‘Not for Profit’ organisation providing a range of care services to older people and people with learning difficulties both within residential and nursing homes and within the community.


Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent

Salary: Up to £11.30 per hour

Day range:
* Monday to Friday

Application question(s):
* Why do you want to be a Home Care Worker?
* Are you interested in the 7am – 2pm or 4pm – 10pm shift?
* Have you had any Covid-19 vaccinations?
* What is your method of transport?

Work Location: On the road

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