Care Assistant (car required)

Job Type:

Permanent

Salary:

£9 - £10 Per Hour

Are you looking for full time or part time work in the Wellingborough and Kettering area? We are a leading home care provider, with a friendly and supportive team who value all of our Care Assistants.

We are a privately-run company that offer the highest standard of personal care and support to the elderly and vulnerable adults. Northants Community Care pride themselves on offering a reliable and friendly service to adults who need a little help at home to lead a lifestyle of their choice.

So here are 3 reasons why you should join us:

  • We always say thank you – whether that be a phone call, chocolates or gift cards we never forget to say thank you for the incredible work our Care Assistants do.
     
  • Flexible working patterns – part time and full time positions available to suit your needs
     
  • Local work – we have an excellent coordination team who make sure your work is local so you spend more time caring and less time travelling.

Perks and benefits of being a Care Assistant:

·        Competitive Pay with regular increments.

·        Full Induction / Training / Paid Shadowing.

·        Free Uniform and PPE

·        28 days Paid Holiday

·        Workplace Pension

·        Opportunities for everyone to undertake qualifications in care.

·        Bonuses

·        Contracts of employment available, with a guarantee of hours

·        Flexible hours available

·        Mileage Allowance

·        Performance related bonus

·        Regular meetings for you to give your opinions and input

·        Enhanced weekend and Bank Holiday rate

·        24/7 Carer Helpline Support

·        Flexible working hours

·        Bonus scheme

·        Company pension

·        Free or subsidised travel

All you need to be a Care Assistant:

·        Caring Nature

·        Access to your own Transport

·        Positive Attitude

·        Enhanced DBS (You can apply for one through us if you don’t have one)

·        Flexible approach to work

·        Good communication skills

What does being a Care Assistant involve?

You will be required to go to client’s homes to carry out our care and support service by following a specific care plan. To include the following;

·        Assisting clients with personal care

·        Help prepare meals and snacks

·        Assisting with light domestic tasks such as cleaning, cooking and washing

·        Providing Companionship and Emotional Support

·        Assisting service users to access the community

·        Social visits and Appointments

·        Must have a driving licence and access to your own vehicle

If you would like to join a company that values and respects its Care Assistants and puts a smile on the face of the people who make up your local community – then click apply today and our friendly recruitment team will be in touch!

Salary: £8.85 to £10.20 /hour

***Applicants must have their own vehicle / No Experience Required / £9.20 weekend rate***