Caring for another person is one of the most rewarding jobs that you can do. If you are looking to start working in a caring role like these care jobs Gloucester at Take Five Healthcare, you may not be aware of the wide variety of different roles that are available withing the care sector – here are just a few, as you can see it can vary a lot!
Personal Assistant – A personal assistant is someone who cares for a person in their home. It may be that they need help with household chores or washing and dressing themselves. Helping the person to live independently within their own home, as well as taking care of the things that they need help with.
Care Home Worker – This is a role inside a residential care home setting, where people who are unable to remain in their own homes will live on a full-time basis. The range of needs of the residents will vary and some require a lot of help as they may have an illness such as dementia.
Rehabilitation – This is a caring role where you will be required to help people to overcome something like an accident or a long-term illness. Helping them to recover and get back to their life whilst they heal, it could be helping with practical things and supporting them to take steps to recovery or helping with activities and social skills.