Community Care Assistant - Night Sits (Saffron Walden)

Location

Saffron Walden and surrounding areas

Salary & Benefits

Up to £10.70 per hour plus paid mileage

Vacancy Type

Full Time,

Part Time,

Permanent

Community Care Assistant (Night Sits) - covering Saffron Walden and Newport

Rates are £9.70 per hour (weekdays) and £10.70 per hour (weekends)

 

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:

  • Full and part-time hours available (due to the nature of the role, you must be prepared to work every other weekend)
  • 28 days paid annual leave (pro rata)
  • Mileage paid at 30p per mile
  • 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 qualifications in Health and Social Care
  • Generous 'recommend a friend' incentive to all new staff

Our teams provide help to 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 personal hygiene, showering/ bathing/ washing
  • Helping people get up each morning and go to bed each evening
  • To provide assistance throughout the night with whatever is required
  • Light domestic duties
  • Provide companionship
  • 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.