Care Assistant

Extra Care
£8.13 to £8.87 per hour
16 Jan 2019
01 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Come and join our modern, vibrant and welcoming community!

Hours: 1 x 21 hours per week

2 x zero hour contract

If you’re a qualified Care Assistant and share our passion for providing an outstanding quality of care then we want to hear from you! We have a fantastic opportunity available at our state of the art Longbridge Retirement Village, based in Longbridge, Birmingham. You will receive a competitive rate of pay of £8.13 to £8.87 (depending on qualifications) plus excellent benefits package which includes;

- Pension

- Childcare voucher scheme

- Employee Assistance Programme

- BUPA and Health Sure cash plan

- 33 days holiday pro rata for part time ( including bank holidays)

Here at ExtraCare we offer our residents access to outstanding retirement villages, promoting care and lifestyle opportunities that truly do create ‘better lives for older people’. We are committed to offering fulfilling and worthwhile careers to all our staff – enabling you to deliver the quality of service we promise.

Set on five acres fronting Lickey Road on the edge of Longbridge Town Centre, the Village provides 260 one and two bed apartments, carefully designed to encourage and support an independent and enriching lifestyle. The Village opened in July 2017.

What will you do as our Care Assistant?

- Provide all aspects of personal care to residents

- Promote and support the physical and emotional well being of residents

- Encourage independence and self belief

- Provide a personalised housing related to support service

Our ideal Care Assistant has:

- An NVQ Level 2 or QCF Diploma Level 2 in Health and Social Care or equivalent.

- Relevant experience gained in a similar role

- Enthusiasm and a ‘can do’ attitude to make a difference

- Good communication skills and ability to build rapport with residents

- Good team-working skills

Don’t miss out! Click ‘apply’ now to make an invaluable impact to the lives of others as our Care Assistant.

Please specify your preference in hours on your application.

This Care Assistant role will be subject to satisfactory DBS check, references and Home Office right to work clearance.

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