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Mediline Home Care Ltd is an award winning provider of Health & Social Care, with quality and dignity at the heart of what we do. Due to our continued growth & success, we currently have a requirement for Live-in Care Assistants in the Derby, Derbyshire and Staffordshire areas .

Benefits

• Earning up to £765 per working week! • Working one week on duty and one week off duty • 28 days paid holidays per year - Pro rata • Full PAID Care Certificate training provided • Free NVQ training - Up to level 3 • Company pension scheme • £200 Refer A Friend Payments (Unlimited Payments)  

Requirements

The role of Live-in Care Assistant is based on a working pattern of one week on duty and one week off duty.Your entire working week on duty is spent living with the client in their own home . As a Live-in Care Assistant you will assist in all aspects of your Service User's life, which will include supporting them to fulfill their needs, choices, interests & hobbies, including days out and socialising. Duties consist of, but are not limited to:
  • Assisting with personal care tasks, promoting dignity at all times
  • Supporting with the administration of medication (Training provided)
  • Supporting to meet nutritional needs and fluid intake
  • Supporting with the opening of and responding to mail
  • General housework and housekeeping
  • Interacting with your Service User, promoting independence & freedom of choice
  • Supporting to access the community - attending social events (Public houses, gym, restaurants)
  • Driving your Service User to their chosen destination in their own vehicle
Due to the requirements of Service Users care packages a full driving licence is essential. Experience as a Care Worker - Care Assistant - Support Worker is preferred but not essential as full Care Certificate training is provided - with pay! Don’t miss this opportunity to join a team of dedicated and fully trained care staff who are proud to be working for a family owned award winning company. Apply Now!. Mediline operates an Equal Opportunities Policy for all positions advertised. All successful applications are subject to a satisfactory DBS and pre employment checks.
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Personal Details

Other Details

Do you hold a current full license to drive in the UK

Do you have access to a vehicle to undertake your duties

(if you are successful you will need to have class 1 business insurance)

Availability

Please read before completing this section; Standard availability requirements are weekdays plus at least alternate weekend availability, or just weekend availability.

If you are unable to meet the below shift times, please continue your application. We are able to discuss your individual availability and accomodate this if we are able to.

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Work History

Starting with your current or most recent employer first, list ALL previous employment back to when you left school. Ensure that you list any gaps in employment, we will not be able to progress your application without this information.


Education & Qualifications

Declaration

I declare that I have answered the above questions honestly and fully, I realise that if offered a position with Mediline, any false or incomplete statement on my part may render me liable to disciplinary actions or dismissal.

Equal Opportunities Statement

With due regard to the Equality Act 2010, Mediline Nurses & Carers aims to select new employees based only on their ability to undertake the specified job. Every prospective employee will be treated fairly and solely on the grounds of merit. At no time will gender, marital status, age, disability, ethnic origin, sexual orientation or religion be a determining factor in recruiting a new employee.

Rehabilitation of Offenders Act

To safeguard vulnerable adults, the post for which application is being made is exempt from Section 4(2) of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 by virtue of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exemptions) Order 1975. The Company will therefore require applicants to undergo an enhanced check through the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), the cost of which will be met by the applicant. This information will be treated in the strictest of confidence and any documents will be handled according to our policy on secure storage, handling, use, retention and disposal of disclosures and disclosure information.