We have an opportunity for Community Care Worker/Static Care Worker to join our team on a permanent, zero hour basis. This is a highly rewarding role working within the community in Merthyr Tydfil and its surrounding area and providing a high level of care to our customers within their homes.
These roles will require you to work within the Merthyr Community as well as carrying out Static Care at our Ty Cwm Scheme Extra Care Service in Merthyr. The Community Care Worker role is paid at a rate of £8.75, and the Static Care Worker role will be paid at £8.45 per hour.
We are a not-for-profit organization committed to Making Lives Better for our customers, our colleagues and our communities. With a history that spans over 50 years, we provide a wide range of housing, support and care services. We are a family friendly organization that employs around 1300 people and supports over 16,000 people across South Wales.
What you’ll do
In this role you will be providing care to our customers undertaking tasks such as administering medication, meal preparation, supporting them to pay their bills, writing letters and helping with activities and days out.
You will be supporting our customers to ensure they achieve as much independence as possible whilst maintaining their dignity and respect.
What you’ll need
To be successful in this role you must be reliable, flexible and have a passion for helping others. You will also need a full driver’s license and access to a car.
- £8.97 - £9.27 per hour
- Full induction and paid training programme
- Employee assistance programme and well-being resource available 24/7
- ‘Perks’ – a range of shopping and activity discounts and cash back options
- Development opportunities with support from our Academi
- Enhanced sick pay with length of service
- Holiday increase with length of service
- Company mobile phone and uniform supplied
Opportunities for development
Throughout our time with us, our Academi will provide you with structured, role-specific training and development including support in achieving your QCF Level 2 in Health and Social Care.
If you would like further information about this opportunity please contact Aman Purewal in the recruitment team on 02920 675880
If you are interested in this role please click ‘Apply’ or alternatively apply through our website https://www.hafod.org.uk/work-with-us/
If successful for this role a DBS check will be required. Hafod reserves the right to close this vacancy early should sufficient applications be received; therefore we encourage early applications to ensure consideration.