Care Assistant (car required)

Job Type:

Permanent

Salary:

£12 - £25 Per Hour

We are seeking Care Assistants to join our family run, professional home care company. We provide personal, tailored care to older adults who have a desire to remain in their own homes in Windsor, Ascot, Englefield Green, , Maidenhead, and the surrounding communities. If you are local and have spare time, we would love to hear from you.

Care Assistant Key Information

 

  • The best rates of pay £12.00 – £13.25 per hour inc. travel time
  • We pay 35p per mile between visits
  • Enhanced pay rates for Level 3 candidates
  • Pay rates available up to £24.50 per hour
  • Paid DBS, uniform, and PPE
  • Flexible or guaranteed hours available to suit
  • Full in-house and online training, Care Certificate qualification & shadow visits
  • £200 onboarding bonus, we will talk you through this at interview
  • Support to complete Health & Social Care Diplomas at Level 2 and above
  • Employer Assistance Programme
  • Assigned peer Mentor for support
  • Annual Summer & Winter staff parties and Awards Ceremonies

 

About us

We opened our homecare company with the passion to change the way older adults are cared for in our local community. Due to our personal experiences, we knew how to get this right.  Our focus is to provide a service purely driven by our clients’ needs and desires, creating tailored care packages around their wishes. With these values, we have built a great reputation in the local area, rated 9.9/10 by a leading homecare review site. We understand we must also focus on our Care Assistants, ensuring you are rewarded for the vital role you play.

The Care Assistant Role

We aim to keep your visits as local to home as possible with regular clients, so they always see a familiar face and you get to know each other well. You will visit clients who live in their own homes, helping them to remain safe and independent in the place they cherish for as long as possible. As our clients are all unique your role will be varied. Could you..

 

  • Provide much needed companionship to prevent social isolation & loneliness?
  • Assist with bathing and daily routines?
  • Accompany someone to appointments, activities or places they love?
  • Remind or assist someone to take their medication?
  • Help with those light household duties that have become a bit trickier such as vacuuming/dusting?

 

Apply to be a Care Assistant

We are proud to be working alongside this award-winning homecare provider as an advertising partner. Don’t worry if you have any questions or concerns about the Care Assistant role, once you apply, one of our friendly team will contact you to have a chat and tell you much more. We look forward to speaking to you.