A Career in Care

At Homestead Care we're committed to supporting our colleagues as well as our clients, creating a great place to work through thorough training and contact with supportive colleagues.

Begin your career in care today

Our business is constantly expanding and we are always on the look-out for first-rate individuals to represent us. 

Working in the care industry is a highly rewarding experience and each day is different. Do you like working with people and have excellent communication skills, patience and compassion? Are you reliable with the desire to make difference to people’s lives?

If so, working at Homestead Care as a home carer could be the role for you. 

  • Full induction training
  • Opportunity for additional trainings and developments
  • A flexible work schedule
  • Hugely rewarding role within the community
  • Contribution to enhanced DBS
  • Sociable career where no two days are the same


Home Carer Roles and Responsibilities

  • Providing companionship and conversation.
  • Assisting a client in getting up, getting dressed and getting ready for the day.
  • Helping clients with washing, bathing and oral care.
  • Accompanying clients to appointments.
  • Recording and reporting.
  • Toileting including assistance using a commode.
  • Shopping for weekly essentials.
  • Assisting with prescribed medication.
  • Assistance with eating and drinking.
  • Using moving and handling equipment for less able clients.


Personal Requirements

Compassionate

We look for people who are genuinely caring, patient, compassionate and empathetic.

Trustworthy

We recruit staff who are honest, trustworthy, reliable and able to work unsupervised.

Responsible

Caring for vulnerable clients requires people who are responsible, independent, and able to cope with emergencies.

Competent

Our carers must be fully confident in carrying out necessary care duties to a high degree of quality.

If you'd like to work with us we'd love to hear from you