15000 - 20000
Closing - 30 Mar 2023
Join our team between 01st March and the 31st March 2023 and earn our March Joining Bonus: £300 part time and £600 full time
We have an exciting opportunity for a Care Assistant to join our friendly team here at First Choice Home Care.
Job title: Care Assistant
Location: Southwold, Suffolk
Salary: £12 up to £13 per hour + Benefits (listed below)
Shift Pattern: 7am – 2pm and 2pm – 10pm, we can be flexible with start and finishing times. At least 1 to 2 evenings a week, every other weekend (even if is half days) is required. This will be agreed with the Registered Manager.
You will be responsible for:
Ensure Care Plans are read and followed accurately.
Advise, assist or undertake general housework.
Advise, assist with or attend to the appropriate personal needs of the Service User, which will include dressing, washing, toileting, feeding, and more.
Administering medication as per MAR Chart.
Be responsible for promoting and safeguarding the welfare of those individuals you support.
Our ideal candidate will:
Have a driving licence and own car due to the location of some service users (in some locations we may be able to have care workers that don’t drive).
Seek opportunities for personal and professional growth.
Be punctual, and smart in personal appearance, by wearing Company uniform and adhering to relevant health and safety procedures.
Be professional, polite, and reasonable at all times.
Have previous experience of working in a similar role / environment (desired but not essential).
Benefits for a Care Assistant:
Blue light card.
£150 refer a friend scheme.
Enhanced bank holiday pay.
Career progression and possibility to enroll on Health and Social care qualification.
Paid e-Learning training which includes Care Certificate for those that do not hold a qualification in Health and Social Care, ongoing training and support from our senior team and management team.
Start as soon as your e-Learning training is completed (DBS and references required).
To apply for our vacancy for a Care Assistant, please click on Apply and upload a copy of your CV.
For more information call 016033677929 or visit our website www.firstchoicehomecare.co.uk
We look forward to hearing from you.
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