Join our team

The advice we give to someone considering a career in home care is that you could come from any walk in life.  As long as you have a commitment to making a difference in someones life and you have patience, there are a lot of skills that you won’t even realise you have that could easily fit in.

A career with Pride Home Care offers support to our colleagues to enable them to reach full potential in the job they love!

We promote career progression of Level 2 and level 3 Diploma in Health & Social Care

Pride Home Care offer full training and support to all our Care and support workers and encourage all new care and support workers to attain the recognised required qualification by The Quality Care Commission Diploma in Health & Social Care.  We are proud of our care and support workers and take deep pride in promoting career progression with all our staff to achieve the necessary quality assured qualifications to progress with in the Company to a Field Care Supervisor.

We promote Specialist Care Training

Pride Home Care also encourage all our staff to achieve specialist care training, expanding team members skills and meeting client specific needs. We are always looking to improve our standard of care.  Our training consists of both E-learning and practical, some of the wide variety of training are;

  • Alcohol misuse awareness training
  • Depression awareness training
  • Palliative care training
  • Assessing needs training
  • Develop as a worker training
  • Stroke awareness training
  • Diabetes care training
  • Parkinson’s care training
  • Epilepsy care training
  • Stress management awareness training

The Care Certificate Programme 

There are 15 standards within the Care Certificate, which cover a wide range of subjects and topics.  Both written and practical. We recommend that a new full time employee should complete the Care Certificate within 12 weeks of starting their new role.  Pride Home Care will offer full support and mentoring through out your care certificate.  You will be assigned to a buddy which will offer the one to one support and mentoring.  The Care Certificate work book frame works are as follows;

  • Understand Your Role
  • Your personal development
  • Duty of Care
  • Equality and diversity
  • Work in a person centred way
  • Communication
  • Privacy and dignity
  • Fluids and nutrition
  • Awareness of mental health, dementia and learning disability
  • Safeguarding adults
  • Safeguarding children
  • Basic life support
  • Health and safety
  • Handling information
  • Infection prevention and control

Current Vacancies

Position: Home Care Worker

Location: Attleborough, Watton and surrounding

Job Type: Full Time & Part Time

Job Term: – Permanent Positions

Hours: – Full, Part, Evenings, Weekends

The Company: – Pride Home Care is an established business that has been providing quality Domiciliary Care and Supporting People in their homes for the past 3 years. They have an office based in Attleborough Town Centre. They are currently sourcing additional staff.

The Role: – Providing personal care and support to people living in their homes. Various positions available, Full Time, Part Time, Evenings, Weekends. Weekend working, is either every weekend (if desired) or alternate weekends on a rota.

The Applicants: – Must possess empathy, understanding, patience, an all round caring nature, experience within a similar environment would be an advantage although not essential, flexible working approach with an emphasis on teamwork, be reliable, trustworthy and motivated, excellent communication skills with a sense of humour, ideally, a full driving licence and access to a vehicle. Also willingness to undertake further training such as Diploma and be DBS checked.

The Package: – Competitive rates of pay, holiday pay, workplace pensions, mileage allowance, free training and uniforms, ongoing help and support with excellent career progression.

Areas where Homecare Workers are currently being sourced:

Attleborough, Watton and surrounding.

For further details or to apply for the above vacancies please contact ;

01953 303288 or email

Office@pridehomecare.co.uk

Position: Care & Support Worker

Location: Watton, Attleborough & surrounding NR15 NR16 NR17 NR18 IP25

Pride Home Care are a quality provider of homecare services based in Attleborough. We pride ourselves on our local presence within the community where we provide care and support to people living in their own home. We are passionate about enabling people to remain in their own homes and supporting people to lead a fulfilling and active life as possible. Are you looking for a career in care? Would you like to know more about the work we do? Due to our successful business growth we are recruiting Support Workers in the Watton Attleborough and Wymondham areas. About this role: Advise, support and/or attend in the appropriate personal care of Service Users Advise, support and or undertake the planning, preparation, cooking and serving of meals Maintain Service Users confidentiality, respect, privacy and dignity at all times Administer medication as per a Care Plan and MAR chart What Pride Home Care offer: Competitive rates of pay * Travel and mileage paid on top of hourly rate * Full training * Open courses for specialist training available. * Opportunities available for diplomas in health and social care * All PPE and uniform costs are covered by Pride Home Care * Company mobile phone * A flexible rota so you can plan your work life balance * Guaranteed hours contracts negotiable * 28 days paid holiday a year * Company pension * Employee perks available…… for being a valued employee!! Previous experience in care is desired but not essential as Pride Home Care will support you every step along the way through the Care Certificate to becoming a fully functional member of our team, with full training provided as well as shadowing shifts with an experienced member of staff. Pride Home Care want all of our employees to be the very best that we believe you can be. Must be willing to start at 7.00am and work evenings and every other weekend. Due to the nature of these positions the successful candidate must have a full drivers licence and access to a vehicle.

Call us on 01953 303288 for more information or to request an application pack or you are also welcome to pop in to our office located in Attleborough at Suite 7, Queens House, Queens Square and speak with our friendly office staff and to pick up an application form.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time Salary: £8.50 to £9.50 /hour

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