JOB OPPORTUNITY: Home Respite Workers, Homelink – apply by 9 July 2021

Salary: £10.75 per hour / Flexible hours

Homelink at Home is recruiting local Home Respite Workers.

As a Home Respite Worker for Homelink you will provide respite for a carer by sitting with an elderly client in their own home and allow their carer to take a break from their demanding role.

During this time, you will provide companionship and deliver a stimulating activity programme for the client. You will not be required to provide personal care.

To apply, you will need:

• a warm, caring and understanding nature
• to enjoy leading activities and building strong relationships
• experience of working with elderly people ideally those with dementia
• good communication skills and an ability to demonstrate initiative
• a high level of professional integrity and honesty
• good punctuality
• to ideally be within a 10-mile radius of Whitton

The position is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

The closing date for applications is Friday 9 July 2021.

For a full application pack, including job description and person specification, please email julie.petson@homelinkdaycare.co.uk.