Care Assistant (car required)

Job Type:



£9 - £15 Per Hour


Are you caring and compassionate and looking to make a positive difference to peoples’ lives?

If so, you may be able to help Geoff and Maureen. They are both in their 80’s and have been married for 47 years! Until now, they’ve relied on each other for help and support, but this is no longer possible. They wish to stay together at home, and Derbyshire Care Services support them to do so, by helping with their morning routine (including personal care), ensuring their home is clean and tidy, and supporting with social activities.

Could you help Geoff and Maureen to stay happy at home together?

No experience is necessary as we give full training and support.

Our Care Assistants come from all walks of life, with lots of different skills and backgrounds. What they have in common is a passion for making a difference to the lives of our customers, who live in their own homes across the Derby area. A full driving licence and access to a reliable vehicle is essential for this role, in order for you to be able to visit a number of people during your day.

By joining our awesome team of Care Assistants, you can also make a difference every day. Our team provide personal care, companionship and friendship to our customers whilst promoting independence in a safe and caring manner. We are privileged to work with them!

Our team don't go to work each day – they enter the home of some of the most wonderful people you could meet and help them live their lives to the full.

As part of the Derbyshire Care Services family, you can expect the culture and personal touch that a family-run, local home care provider can offer, along with the reassurance that training, career progression and job satisfaction are all available.

As a Home Care Assistant with Derbyshire Care Services you can enjoy:

·       Minimum £9 per hour plus 53p per customer visit

·       Fortnightly Pay

·       Double pay on Public Holidays

·       Up to 28 days Holiday a year.

·       Work based pension.

·       Free uniform and provided with PPE

·       Company Mobile Phone.

·       Refer a friend bonus.

Our shift patterns are:

·       7am – 3pm, 3pm – 10:30pm

·       Alternate weekends

·       Flexibility allowed to meet personal or family needs and circumstances.

·       Full or Part time hours available.

We have opportunities available in:

·       Allenton

·       Allestree

·       Mickleover

·       Littleover

·       Sinfin

·       Chellaston

·       Alvaston

Although the advertisements may look similar, not all care providers are the same! So if you have a can do attitude, want to make a difference, value training and career progression, with a desire to succeed in your chosen vocation then apply now.

Derbyshire Care Services is an equal opportunities employer. We are committed to equal opportunities and it is our policy that no applicant should receive more or less favourable treatment on the grounds of race, nationality, colour, ethnic or national origin, age, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, religion, creed or disability.