Care Assistant

Job Type:

Contract

Salary:

£9 - £22 Per Hour Best care provider in Weston!

Part time,  Set hours,  Contracted work available in Weston-super-Mare!

We are looking for reliable, kind and caring individuals to join our team of Care Assistants! You will be helping our clients to remain living safely and independently in their own homes, assisting them with daily living tasks as well as providing meaningful companionship at the same time.

We are looking for people who are available from 8am – 2pm, 4 out of 5 weekdays AND every other weekend. You will be employed on a 16 hour contract as a Care Assistant, with the potential to work over this amount each week. To be able to accommodate visiting the required number of clients during your shift, it is essential that you are a driver with your own car.  

We have a minimum visit duration of 1 hour with all our clients, and we allow 15 minutes of travel time between clients. Both of these factors mean that our Care Assistants enjoy a morning of work that is unrushed, stress free and rewarding. 

Benefits of working as a Care Assistant:

  • Pay rates of £8.60 – £11 (set to rise in April)
  • Double pay on Bank Holidays
  • Paid mileage and travel time
  • Paid holidays
  • Introductions to all your clients from a senior member of staff
  • The same, regular clients – no covering unfamiliar clients.
  • Free uniform, PPE and satchel bag (uniform is not mandatory)
  • Access to a workplace pension
  • Employee high street discount scheme
  • Ongoing learning & development opportunities

Qualifications required to be a Care Assistant:

No previous experience is needed as we will support you with full, award winning training.

If you would like to be part of an award-winning team and make a real difference to the lives of older people in our community, then get in touch today!

Additional Information about the Care Assistant role:

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of adults and expects all staff to share this commitment. We require successful candidates to have an enhanced DBS check and provide a minimum of 4 references.