Care Assistant (car required)

Job Type:

Permanent

Salary:

£10 - £12 Per Hour

Location:

Well-established, friendly and approachable, independent, Home Care Company urgently requires Support Workers / Home Carers / Care Assistants on a permanent Part time basis.

The Company is person – centred, responsive and flexible in order that our service users receive a quality service from our Care Assistants. We are members of the United Kingdom Home Care Association and have attained Trusted Trader status. We are also regulated by The Care Quality Commission.

As a Care Assistant you will be supporting vulnerable adults in the local Derby area so they can live independently in their own homes. Service users may live with a variety of long term conditions such as Parkinson’s, MS, MND and various stage dementia or some are elderly clients who need personal or domestic assistance.

Our Care Assistants offer services such as: Support with Personal Care, Assistance on outings, Companionship, shopping, Respite Care, Night Care, Palliative Care and much more. 

We are seeking genuinely caring, ‘hands on’ Care Assistants who are passionate about making a difference and improving the lives of others.

It is essential you are a driver, live in Derby or the surrounding area and can undertake some evening and weekend work. Previous experience and training to NVQ Level 2 standard is beneficial but not essential.

In return we offer:  

  • Flexible working hours
  • Fully funded DBS check subject to the completion of 3 months probationary period
  • Free uniforms and Health and Safety bag
  • Company Pension and 28 days holiday pro rota
  • Excellent working conditions, minimum call duration 30 mins – 1 hour for personal care calls
  • Excellent rates of pay with Bank Holiday enhancements
  • Free Employee Assistance Programme and paid training to Level 3 in Health and Social Care.

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