Community Care Assistant - Thetford

Location

Brandon and surrounding areas

Salary & Benefits

£7.83 phr to £8.90 phr + travel time and mileage

Vacancy Type

Part Time,

Full Time

Closing Date

26/09/2018

Community Care Worker -  Brandon and Surrounding Areas

Part Time, Full Time and weekend positions available

Salary range £7.83phr to £8.90phr

Travel time and mileage

We are looking for Community Care Assistants who share our commitment to quality care to join our team.

We offer a rewarding benefits programme which reflects the fact our Community Care Assistants are vital members of our team.

  • £7.93 to £8.90 per hour
  • Mileage paid
  • Flexible shift patterns - including both full and part time roles (although please note that due to the nature of the service, the role does involve working alternate weekends).
  • 28 days paid annual leave per year (pro rata)
  • Full induction provided – care experience is not essential as a full week’s induction is provided to support you gain the skills and knowledge required to provide excellent care
  • Training and development opportunities (including fully funded NVQs)

We offer a wide range of care and support services throughout Brandon, Lakenheath, Sedge Fen, Eriswell, Beck Row.

A Care Assistant’s roles and responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Meal preparation
  • Assistance with showering/ bathing/ washing
  • Helping people get up each morning and go to bed each evening
  • Light domestic duties
  • Companionship and social calls
  • Assistance with toileting
  •  Shopping either with or for service users