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Care Assistant

Home Instead
Full-time
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Folkestone & Hythe District, England, United Kingdom
£13 - £14.25 GBP hourly

Company Description

Morning, Evening and Weekend Care Professional 

Working in this role allows you to forge meaningful connections with people across the Shepway area who deeply appreciate the positive impact you have on their lives. We ensure that you receive comprehensive training and ongoing support, in our office which is set in the heart of Cheriton. 

By joining us, you'll become part of a team of like-minded individuals who share the same  dedication and desire to make a difference. 

With your help, local clients can continue living in the home they love.

Job Description

As one of our Care Professionals you will directly benefit from:

  • Competitive pay of £13.00 to £14.25 per hour
  • Annual uplift of Pay
  • Paid mileage of 40p per mile
  • Annual staff party
  • Discounts on high street brands through our benefit programme
  • Full support of a great team
  • Respect and job satisfaction
  • Employee Pension
  • Paid training and ongoing development opportunities

Care Assistant responsibilities:

Being a Care Professional is a highly rewarding career where no two days are the same! With minimum 1 hour care visits and client matching, you have the time to provide high quality, person-focused care.

Duties can include:

  • Help with everyday tasks such as; meal preparation and light housework
  • Accompanying to appointments or shopping
  • Personal care - supporting our clients with the essentials such as bathing, showering, dressing and grooming to keep them healthy and independent
  • Support with medication 
  • Companionship - ensuring a client enjoys regular and meaningful social interaction is an important part of your visit

Qualifications

  • Right to Work in the UK 
  • Based in the UK
  • Clean driving licence and access to a vehicle 
  • Good Standard of English and great communication skills. 

 

Additional Information

Buildable Hours: between 16-24 hours each week, with a mix of morning, evening and weekend work patterns available.  We're open to discussing what works for you.