Care Assistant (car required)

Job Type:

Permanent

Salary:

£10 - £11 Per Hour

Hands on Care is a Domiciliary Care Company that provide care to adults over the age of 18 within their own homes, in all areas of Telford and Shropshire.

We are looking for new Care Assistants who are trustworthy, reliable, caring, respectful, and have a good sense of humour.

The role

As a Care Assistant you will be helping to enable people in your local community to live as independently as possible in their homes by providing the best quality of care and support. The most important and rewarding part of being a Care Assistant is being the one that puts a smile on the face of the people we support.

You do not require previous experience to be a Care Assistant as we provide fantastic training and support from our lovely team of care professionals.

What we can offer our Care Assistants:

  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Pension scheme
  • Free uniform.
  • Full induction training and paid shadow shifts
  • No experience necessary as full training provided to include Care Certificate
  • Support with ongoing training
  • Flexible hours with part time options
  • You will be part of a supportive and friendly team
  • Excellent career progression opportunities
  • Refer a friend bonus of £100
  • 15p per mile given in millage relief

What the role of Care Assistant involves:

  • Supporting and assisting with all personal care requirements
  • Charting or taking notes for others to review
  • Providing companionship and supportive listening
  • Observing and reporting any changes in the health or status of the patient
  • Preparing meals and feeding patients
  • Maintaining patient’s health equipment
  • Responding to emergency situations
  • Prompting and administering medication
  • Accompanying and transporting patients to appointments and/or social events
  • Facilitating community and recreational outings, including transport
  • Providing support with hobbies, studies, and social activities

You must have a driving licence and access to a car due to the geographical areas we cover.

If you would like to join a company that truly values and respects its Care Assistants – then please click apply now and our friendly Recruitment team will be in touch.