Care and Training Practitioner

Location: Lichfield

Contract Type: Permanent, Part Time

Closing Date: 30 September 2020

Salary: up to £11.25ph 20hour contract with the additional Oncall , Care Hours and expense payments.

Specific Hours: As business requires

Care and Training Practitioner

The Role:

We are looking to recruit a Senior Care Assistant who is ready for the next step in their Career. As a Care and Training Practitioner with Helping Hands you will support in training the next generation of Care Assistants in providing the best possible support to our Customers.

You will be involved from the moment a carer comes in for their first interview, right the way through their journey with Helping Hands. You will offer coaching and support to new carers while assisting the office team with recruitment, compliance and customer reviews.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring Carers are trained to the highest standard
  • Supporting the branch team with auditing and compliance
  • Spot checks and supervisions with Care Assistants
  • Meetings with customers to review care plans
  • Conducting risk assessments

What’s in it for you?

If you are an experienced Care Assistant looking for career progression, then this is the role for you. Our Care and Training Practitioners have a varied role, interacting with customers out in the field and supporting the team in the office. Other benefits include:

  • 23 days annual leave + Bank Holidays
  • Access to an Employee Benefits portal with a wide range of retail and leisure discounts
  • Employee Assistance Programme

PS - did you know that we’re the only care company recognised in the UK’s Best Places to Work awards, two years in a row?

There’s just one question left to ask; are you ready to come and join us?

Helping Hands is committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive workforce as we believe this develops a comfortable working environment for all our staff. All applications will be treated fairly in line with our Equality and Diversity Policy.

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Due to the success of our Tamworth based Branch, we are excited to announce a further opportunity for a Care training Practitioner to join our friendly team. 

If you are passionate about supporting people within the community, have excellent Team leadership skills, the ability to multi task and are a true team player.

Please apply to this vacancy or call Michelle on 01827 214772 for more information.

The Role requires Health and Social care experience,  NVQ Level 3 in Health and social care desirable. You must have a full UK driving license and the use of your own vehicle. 


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