Part Time Care Assistant

Active Assistance
From £10 to £11 per hour
10 Mar 2018
24 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you passionate about care but want to be able to spend more time with your client? If so, why not work for Active Assistance where you can provide one to one support in the Client’s own home. We are looking for a part time Care Assistant for our client in Lichfield. Our mission statement is to “enable people to live as individually and independently as possible and support them to achieve their goals and aspirations”

At Active Assistance you will be a known as a Personal Assistant as your role is to work under the direction of the Client following a personalised care plan. You will be working with one client who you will get to know and develop a good working relationship with. With Active Assistance you can put your considerate nature into practice. You can spend time with the client, enabling them to live fulfilling and independent lives. Ideal candidates for the role will be enthusiastic, conscientious, reliable and flexible.

Part time Care Assistant required in Lichfield

We are currently looking for a part time Care Assistant to work with our client who has a Spinal Cord Injury. Our client lives with his partner in their own home so you will be working in a family environment.

Our Client is a wheelchair user and therefore needs some assistance with his mobility. In addition, the role will also involve some assistance with his personal care. He requires assistance with his clinical equipment which you will be trained to work with. Our client will need you to drive his vehicle so he can go out and access the community so you must hold a full driving licence.

Salary, Shift Times and Benefits

    Day shifts Monday – Friday: £10.00 per hourDay shifts Saturday – Sunday: £10.50 per hourNight shifts Monday – Friday: £10.50 per hourNight shifts Saturday – Sunday: £11.00 per hour Salary is calculated as an hourly rate of pay multiplied by number of hours worked.Accrued holiday payDay shifts: 8.00am – 8.00pmNight shifts: 8.00pm – 8.00amThis is a part-time position with 24 hours per weekThis role is classed as temporary as during your time working with Active Assistance there may be opportunities to work with other clientsYou will be employed by Active Assistance on a flexible contractEnhanced rates for Bank Holidays.Employees will be auto-enrolled into the NEST Pension SchemeDBS Certificate (please note that if you leave within your 3-month probation period the cost of this will be deducted from your salary)Refer a Friend Scheme *Please see full Terms and Conditions on our website.
Training and Career Opportunities

We provide our PA’s with free award winning training at one of our training venues around the country. Once you start work with us you will receive on-going training and support from Clinical Managers and Head Office.

This role a great opportunity to develop a career in Health and Social care. We offer prospects to progress your career within the company and have an Apprenticeship scheme.

Apprenticeship Training for the Health and Social Care Sector – an apprenticeship is a recognised vocational qualification for healthcare professionals working in the UK

What Apprenticeship qualifications are on offer?

    Adult Care Worker Level 2, Lead Adult Care Worker Level 3, Children & Young People Level 2, Children and Young People Level 3
Active Assistance is an award-winning care provider supporting individuals with complex and continuing health care needs. Our philosophy is based on the principle that each client is unique and our services provide tailored support covering complex clinical conditions.

Active Assistance is committed to safeguarding the welfare of vulnerable adults and children. All applicants must be willing to undergo the appropriate screening. This includes checks with past employers and an Enhanced Disclosure via the DBS.

Active Assistance Group is an Equal Opportunities Employer, however due to the nature of the position; in this instance there is a Genuine Occupational Requirement to recruit female Support Workers

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