Care Assistant (car required)

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£11 - £18 Per Hour travel time paid at hourly rate, mileage, £1000 competition, £300 referral bonus.

Ipswich based Care Assistants / £11 p/h, travel time paid at hourly rate, mileage, £1000 competition, £300 referral bonus.

For over 30 years, Hales Home Care have been providing person-centred care to a diverse range of customers ensuring they can remain within the comfort of their own home while continuing to live independently, safely and fulfilled lives.

We’re recruiting for Care Assistants / Care Workers to join our Care team in Ipswich, Suffolk. The ideal candidate must be a driver with access to own transport.

Previous experience or qualifications are not essential. With the right values, transferable skills and our comprehensive training programme, we will support you to gain the confidence and knowledge to become an excellent Care Assistant / Care Worker and develop a career in this incredibly rewarding industry.

Pay & Benefits for Care Assistants / Care Workers

  • £11 per hour plus travel time paid at hourly rate and mileage expenses
  • Up to £300 Refer a Friend bonus
  • Hales Heroes Monthly Draw to win £1,000
  • Employee benefits package including a cycle to work scheme, over 6,500 shopping discount vouchers, a car lease scheme, scooter scheme, plus more!
  • Enhanced pay for bank holidays
  • Paid travel time and mileage expenses
  • Free uniform and PPE
  • Employee Assistance Helpline
  • Online Zumba Fitness Programme

As a Care Assistant /Care Worker you will support our service users:

  • To remain in their own homes, enabling them to be independent
  • With personal care
  • With shopping, meal preparation and light domestic duties
  • With medication, mobility and other care needs
  • By providing companionship

Why work as a Care Assistant / Care Worker at Hales Home Care

  • Permanent contracts of employment with guaranteed hours
  • Flexible working hours including full or part-time shift patterns, evenings and weekends
  • Opportunities for advancement and career development
  • Ongoing training and support (including recognised Care Certificate qualification) provided by our own internal training team

Interested in joining as a Care Assistant / Care Worker? Apply now and our friendly recruitment team will be in touch to tell you more 🙂

The nature of this role means that you must have the right to work in the UK, and it is desirable to have a full driving licence with access to transport although this isn’t always essential. The position is subject to an enhanced DBS check and suitable references.