Domestic Support Assistant We are looking for Domestic Support Assistants to work in our care homes on a bank basis (as and when required). In this role, you will support the care team with all aspects of non-clinical care. In addition to making the beds, you will assist with helping residents make choices about their meals, prepare meals for them, and support them with eating and drinking. You will also support residents with basic care needs and mobility when appropriate. Among your responsibilities, you will offer assistance and support to the residents to gather in communal areas such as the lounges. Your responsibility would be to ensure that all assistance is documented and recorded in a way that focuses on the person. Further, you will be assisting with the general cleaning and tidying of the home and helping with the housekeeping tasks. You will be expected to provide well-being and support with engaging in activities. It is also expected that you coordinate both face-to-face and virtual contact with the resident's friends and family members as part of the job description. The role also entails providing companionship to help decrease isolation among the residents. Additionally, you may be asked to help with covid testing and assist with unpacking deliveries received at the home. Pay Monday-Friday = £9.15, Saturday = £9.61, Sunday = £10.07 Location Based at our Care Homes Hours of work Bank- as and when required Job reference 2095 Covid These roles are based in our care homes which require you to evidence that you have been vaccinated against Covid-19 in line with our company policy. For new recruits, we will now ask at both application and interview stage whether you have had the vaccine. Closing date Applications will be shortlisted upon receipt Get in touch For further information please email [email protected] or call our Recruitment Team on 01903 863154. How to apply Please complete the short online application and email your current CV to [email protected] or call the recruitment team on 01903 863154. Please note that due to the high volume of applicants we receive, we are not able to respond to you individually. Therefore, if you are successful you will hear from us within three weeks.