Community Care Assistant - Saffron Walden

Location

Saffron Walden and surrounding areas

Salary & Benefits

Up to £10.50 per hour plus paid mileage

Vacancy Type

Part Time,

Full Time,

Permanent

Community Care Assistant - Saffron Walden and surrounding areas

£9.50 per hour (weekdays) £10.50 per hour (weekends) plus mileage at 22p per mile

We are looking for Community Care Assistants who share our commitment to providing the highest quality of care. We offer a rewarding benefits programme which reflects the fact our Community Care Assistants are vital members of our team:

  • Flexible shift patterns - full and part time roles (please note that due to the nature of the service, the role does involve working every other weekend)
  • 28 days paid annual leave (pro rata)
  • Free Uniform
  • Pension Scheme
  • Care experience preferable but not essential as fully paid training and shadowing is provided
  • Further training and development opportunities including fully funded NVQ's in Health and Social Care
  • Generous 'recommend a friend' incentive to all new staff

Our teams work across Saffron Walden and 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

 

If you have the unique qualities required for this role and want to work with an organisation that provides the type of care you would expect for your loved ones, we would welcome your application.