Care Assistant

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Herts Good Care is a non-profit company, supporting adult social care providers across Hertfordshire to fill their permanent positions. We are currently working with over 500 different care companies who are currently hiring for Care Assistants and Support Workers at this time. We need people like you to care and support vulnerable people in your community.

Job Title: Adult Care Assistant
Job Number: HCPA(phone number removed)
Company Name: AC Homecare
Available shift times: Days , Evenings , Weekends
Location: Welwyn Garden City
Type of Provider: Home Care (Domiciliary)
Supporting individuals with: Dementia , Older Adults , End Of Life , Learning Disability , Mental Health , Physical Disability , Sensory Impairment , Substance Misuse
Salary: £9.63 - £11.06 Per Hour
Hours of Work: 16-40
Driving Required: Yes
Contract Type: Full Time Contract, Part Time Contract

About the company...

Our Care Assistant’s main purpose is to support individuals who still live in the homes they love but require additional support with household tasks, personal care or any other activity that allows them to maintain their independence and quality of life. Anyone at any stage of life could require domiciliary care and Care Practitioners are there to assist those Service Users to live as independently and actively as possible by supporting them with their care needs. You will see a broad range of service users with different care needs, illnesses and disabilities.

Now more than ever we need a boost in adult care workers.

*Care work is an incredibly rewarding career with great scope for personal development and the opportunity for a better work/life balance thanks to the varied, flexible shift patterns available. As we are in the midst of the COVID-19 outbreak, we are moving our training programme online, but all new starters will still shadow an experienced member of our team until they are capable and confident to work alone. We have also stepped up our already vigorous infection control measures to protect our service users and our dedicated team.*

Why should I apply for the role of Care Assistant with this company?

* Competitive Rates of Pay depending on experience Tier 1 – £10.66, Tier 2 – 10.96, Tier 3 £11.06 weekends and weekdays after 6.

* Tier 1 – £9.63, Tier 2 – £9.89, Tier 3 – £10.05 per hour weekdays before 6

* Excellent Training & Development Programs

* Recognition & Reward Scheme with monthly perks

* Uniform and DBS check Included

* Pension Scheme

* Paid get together days / team building events.

What does the role of Care Assistant involve?

* To provide personal care and support to service users with a wide range of needs, illnesses and disabilities to promote their independence in their own home.

* To assist service users with personal care and hygiene, meal preparation, Medication and to provide companionship.

* To liaise with families when necessary to keep them informed of the service user’s life.

What makes the perfect Care Assistant?

* Must have a full UK Driving License and own transport

* Care Assistant experience is desirable but not essential as full training will be offered with options to gain recognised qualifications

* A passion and enthusiasm to raise the standard of quality of care

* Friendly and personable demeanour

* Willing to learn new skills and to develop current knowledge

If you are interested in this position please apply today and we will call you within the next couple of days. If this is not the right job for you, you can search and apply easily for other positions via hertsgoodcare
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