Care Assistant

Location
Telford, Shropshire
Salary
£7.50 per hour plus £7.50 travel time and 17p per mile
Posted
31 May 2017
Closes
03 Jul 2017
Ref
Telford
Contract Type
Permanent

Do you want to make a difference to someone’s life?

This is a great opportunity for a Care Assistant  to join an expanding care organisation, providing domiciliary care to clients needing varied levels of support. A highly rewarding position, which offers excellent personal development opportunities, discounted car finance, NVQ qualifications, free uniform along with a competitive rate of pay, and the chance to progress your career.

 

Driving Licence is essential as this requires travelling from home to home.

Responsibilities

    • Caring for people in own homes - privacy and confidentiality needs to be respected always

    • Provide support, empathy and companionship for the clients

    • Personal care – washing, bathing, changing pads.

    • Prompting and administering medication according to the care plan

    • Hoisting clients in and out of their beds

    • Feeding back concerns and risks to the office

Experience is not essential, just a positive attitude with a passion for caring.

Benefits

• Free Uniform, gloves, apron

• Company phone which includes your 10-point plan, rotas, and a sat nav, making your job as simple as possible

• Full time contracted hours and shift patterns available

• Travel time and mileage allowance are guaranteed

• Pool cars available in case of emergency

• Promotion is actively encouraged

• Employee of the month bonus

• Training and ongoing support

Hourly rate for the role: £8.41, this rate is inclusive of holiday allowance (£7.50 per hour)

Would suit; support workers; care assistant, community support workers; nursing staff; people with a desire to work in this field, experienced care workers.

All applicants will be required to complete a DBS security check through the Disclosure and Barring Service

Full Drivers Licence is essential