Community Care Assistant - Hornchurch

Location

Hornchurch

Salary & Benefits

Up to £9.10 per hour on shift pay basis, plus paid mileage and travel time

Vacancy Type

Full Time,

Part Time,

Permanent

                                   

                                    Community Care Assistant - Hornchurch

Up to £9.10 per hour on a weekly shift pay basis plus mileage paid at 20p per mile and paid travel time

Join us now to be eligible for our Service Milestone Scheme and receive financial rewards after 1 month service, successful completion of 3 month probation and after 1 year service

 

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:

  • Service Milestone Scheme: financial rewards after 1 month service, successful completion of 3 month probation and further reward after 1 year of service
  • 28 days paid annual leave (pro rata)
  • Free Uniform
  • Pension Scheme
  • 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)
  • Care experience preferable but not essential as fully paid training and shadowing is provided
  • Further training and development opportunities including fully funded NVQs in Health & Social Care
  • Generous 'recommend a friend' incentive to all new staff

Our teams work across Hornchurch 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
  • Personal hygiene; showering, bathing, washing
  • Helping people get up each morning and go to bed each evening
  • Provide toilet assistance
  • Light domestic duties
  • Attend social calls, book and accompany to appointments
  • 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.