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Weekend Care Assistant

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Longwell Green, England, United Kingdom

Company Description

Would you like to work as a Care Professional?

We are the world’s leading provider of non-medical care and companionship services for older people, award winning training and an excellent reputation we are immensely proud of the high quality of care we provide. We match our Care Assistants to our clients based on mutual interests and hobbies to help build bonds of trust and enables us to provide personalised support.

Job Description

This role is based in the UK and the right to work in the UK must be established as part of the recruitment process.

  • Excellent pay rates - up to £14.50 per hour, plus enhanced evenings, weekend and bank holiday rates.
  • Variety of hours available - to suit your lifestyle and needs.
  • Minimum 1 hour calls – so you have the time needed with client.
  • Employee Referral Scheme - for every person you refer to work with us you get £250
  • Mileage allowance - Get paid towards the miles you cover.
  • Training - award winning training and ongoing support, with genuine career development opportunities.
  • Employee assistance programme - available 24/7 counselling and other benefits to help with the everyday.
  • Exclusive discounts scheme – at supermarkets, utility providers and more

Duties can include:

  • Companionship- ensuring a client enjoys regular and meaningful social interaction is an important part of your visit.
  • Help with everyday tasks such as: meal preparation and light housework.
  • Accompanying to appointments or shopping- own reliable form of transportation and full driving licence is required.
  • Personal care - supporting our clients with the essentials such as bathing, showering, dressing to promote independence.

We aim to provide the greatest possible service to our clients. To do that, we need Care Assistants who are naturally sensitive, kind, and patient. We want a team that treats each of our clients as if they were members of their own family.


Additional Information

What we are looking for:

  • A great timekeeper who is also organised and reliable.
  • Individuals who are compassionate and caring.
  • People who never fail to treat clients with dignity and respect.
  • An excellent listener, the ability to communicate properly, and the ability to create connections with clients and their families in a pleasant and kind manner are all required.
  • Working alternate weekends is required due to our business rapidly growing.
  • A driver who has access to their own vehicle.

Above all, be the person who shows friendliness, warmth, and empathy.

Recruiting in the BS2, BS4, BS5, BS14, BS15, BS16, BS30, BS31 area

Call us at 0117 374 2400 to speak with our Recruiter, or register your interest at  [email protected]