Care Assistant

Exciting new opportunity for Care heros to join our team New to care or experienced applicants welcome £8.91 - £9.17 plus excellent benefits Days 8am - 8pm Excellent career progression and qualifications available If you're passionate and caring and looking for a rewarding job that comes with excellent training and great opportunities for personal development, join Care UK as a Care Assistant and make a real difference Being a Care Assistant at Care UK Care Assistants at Care UK come from all walks of life. We are looking for care assistants to join the team who share the same values as us: care, passion and teamwork You will have a passion for helping people when it comes to care and put the residents at the heart of everything you do. Here's what you can benefit from working with us:
• Job security
• Plenty of PPE
• Wellbeing support
• Career development and training including NVQ qualifications
• Free parking
• Pension contribution
• 2 weeks paid induction
• Earn whilst you learn
• Quality bespoke training to develop your skills
• Bank holiday enhancements
• Free uniform
• Free DBS
• Thousands of online and in-store discounts
• £250 refer a friend bonus What you'll be doing Being a Care Assistant doesn't just mean helping residents to remain as active and independent as possible while respecting their rights of choice, privacy and dignity. It means having fun and laughter with them and using your skills to help them deal with day-to-day difficulties like personal care and meal times. It also means working as part of a team to identify their unique goals and implement personalised care plans. And, it means working flexibly to help them explore new interests, engage in physical exercise and activities and make sure they enjoy themselves in a stimulating and homely environment. What you'll need to have: Experience of caring/support worker for others would be useful, not necessarily in a paid role - you may have looked after an elderly relative or friend. More important though is your kind-hearted nature, your belief in teamwork and your ability to use your initiative and imagination, follow instructions and prioritise a busy workload. You'll be comfortable talking to, and working with, people from different professions, you're great at keeping records too. Fulfilling lives, fulfilling Careers. This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/94405450

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