Community Care Assistant - Thurrock

Location

Thurrock

Salary & Benefits

£8.80 to £9.30 per hour plus mileage paid at 20p per mile

Vacancy Type

Full Time,

Part Time,

Permanent

Closing Date

26/02/2019

                                              Community Care Assistant - Thurrock

£8.80 to £9.30 per hour (dependent upon qualification level) plus mileage paid at 20p per mile.

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.

  • 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 (pro rata)
  • Care experience is not essential as we provide fully paid induction traning and shadowing to support you gain the skills and knowledge required
  • Free uniform
  • Pension scheme
  • Further training and development opportunities (including fully funded NVQs)

Our teams work across Thurrock in Essex and the surrounding areas, helping people who wish to retain their independence and remain at home for as long as possible.

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