Community Care Assistant

Recruiter
Carewatch
Location
Shanklin
Salary
From £9.25 to £11 per hour + Paid Mileage + £250 Refer a Friend Bonus
Posted
30 Oct 2020
Closes
29 Nov 2020
Sector
Social Care
Hours
Part Time
Flexibility
Set hours
Contract Type
Permanent

At Carewatch our vision is to deliver outstanding community care and support services to our customers.

The customers our carers visit every day have a wide range of care needs. So, we are looking for carers who are empathetic, understanding and compassionate. We pride ourselves on our Care Assistants providing our customers with high quality care to enable them to remain independent within their own homes. 

You may have experience in care or may have cared for a relative or friend, or just want the opportunity to make a real difference to someone’s life.

Whether you have experience or are new to care, we provide you with full training and ongoing support to enable you to develop and learn new skills.

Due to popular demand we are now recruiting for full-time and part-time Community Care Assistants to work weekday shifts; Mornings 7am-2pm and Evenings 4pm-10pm based in Shanklin.

The Role:

As a Community Care Assistant your tasks would include:

  • Assisting customers with their daily living needs
  • Personal Care
  • Medication
  • Meal Preparation
  • Shopping
  • Cleaning and more

Car drivers preferred however for this role.

We do require you to:

  • Have a genuine desire to help others
  • Be punctual and flexible
  • Have the confidence to work alone and as part of a team
  • Be able to travel between customers homes

Benefits:

  • Refer a friend scheme (t&cs apply)
  • 28 Days annual leave (pro rata)
  • Paid for training
  • Paid DBS
  • Mileage paid at 30 pence per mile
  • The opportunity to progress into a QCF/NVQ qualification in Health and Social Care
  • Free uniforms and full PPE provided
  • Ongoing support and training with career progression

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