East of England Homecare CIC has been established to provide quality home care in Ipswich and the east of England with the interests of the local community at heart. East of England Homecare is a family run local company working in and for the local community with over 11 years of previous experience in providing care for people in their own homes. We are small enough to know each of our clients personally and take pride in providing them with a service they are delighted with and for us to be proud of.
East of England Homecare, as a community interest company, shares its profits with the local community and is governed by the Regulator for Community Interest Companies. As a care provider we are regulated in care matters by the Care Quality Commission.
Most importantly, we have a genuine interest in serving the local population by providing the best of care and support.
The services we provide
This may involve assisting with getting up and helping to bed including dressing and undressing, toileting and bathing. We also provide stand-
Support in your Home
Other than personal care we can provide the following services to help you in your day to day living. If you require a service not listed please ask as we really do wish to help and can normally find a solution.
• Meal preparation
• Medication prompts
• Prescription collection
• Day trips out
• Sit in service
• Escorted appointments
• Help with form filling
• Hospital discharge support
We tailor our service to each client’s individual requirements to ensure you are completely happy with the outcomes. Unlike many organisations we are always there to deal with unforeseen difficulties and resolve them without issue. Your complete satisfaction with our service is our goal and you have access to managers and owners as a right.
About our Care Staff
In our experience of caring for people in their own homes, we know just how important it is that we find the right care workers. Not only right in terms of their experience and qualifications, but also the right personality. That's why we have developed stringent internal quality controls and training programmes to make sure you have the very best available.
We believe in being responsible employers and ensuring all our staff receive professional and suitable induction and continuation training. Ongoing training is to reflect changes in procedures and recommendations from government and other organisations to achieve best practice. We also want our staff to enjoy their work and to receive the remuneration and benefits they deserve. We seek to employ only those who genuinely care about you.
Our charges are set in accordance with the United Kingdom Homecare Association recommended minimum charge to provide care staff with a living wage.
Company Registration No. 9144846
© 2018 East of England Homecare
Our care jobs
All our jobs involve contact with vulnerable people so work history is checked and references are taken up. An up to date criminal records check through the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) at enhanced level is required for all staff joining us. Our services are provided in the UK and applicants must be legally entitled to work in the UK.
We currently have vacancies for community care workers in Ipswich and surrounding area. We also require permanent live-
Our care workers provide care and support for elderly or disabled people in their own homes. Duties include support with all aspects of daily living. Depending on the client’s needs, this could include helping to wash and dress, toileting, bathing, meal preparation, prompting medication and taking part in community and social activities. Ability to drive preferred.
We pay a competitive salary along with mileage and travel time payments. We also provide free counselling and hypnotherapy sessions for weight loss, stopping smoking and other phobias etc.
All care workers attend a five day induction course in Ipswich which meets the Skills for Care standards. New carers are also expected to complete written and practical tests before working with clients. We have a regular programme of refresher training and specialist training courses.
For more information on any of our jobs please call us or send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org and state which job you are interested in.
You can find out more about the DBS criminal record check at www.gov.uk/disclosure-
Please contact us for further information or to arrange an assessment by either:-
Telephone: 01473 228877
East of England Homecare
Community Interest Company
25 St Margarets Green,
Suffolk IP4 2BN