We wanted to reassure you during these challenging and unprecedented times that safety remains paramount for our residents, our teams and any potential new colleague wishing to join.

We are reaching out to those in other industries with vital transferable skills, that have found themselves not able to work because of company closure. We have bank, permanent and part-time opportunities for you to consider within our homes and in the community, full training and support will all be provided and again your safety will be our priority.

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Community Care Assistant - Lowestoft, Gorleston and surrounding areas

Location

Lowestoft, Gorleston and neighbouring villages

Salary & Benefits

£9.55 to £10.55 per hour plus mileage paid at 20p per mile

Vacancy Type

Full Time,

Permanent

Community Care Assistant - Lowestoft, Gorleston & surrounding villages
Pay rates £9.55 to £10.55 per hour  plus mileage paid at 20p per mile

 

Our Lowestoft & Gorleston branch are looking to recruit someone on a full-time basis  (guaranteed 40 hours per week) who has the flexibility to work a variety of shifts which could include a mix of mornings and lunches, teas and beds and night sits. Further details will be discussed at interview stage.

 

We are looking for Community Care Assistants who share our commitment to providing quality care to join us. In return, we provide:

  • Flexible shift patterns - please note that due to the nature of the service, a mix of weekdays, weekends and some night sits will be required
  • Guaranteed 40 hours per week
  • 28 days paid annual leave per year (pro rata)
  • Pension scheme
  • Free uniform
  • Fully paid Induction Training and shadowing period provided to support you gain the skills and knowledge required to provide the best quality of care
  • Further training and development opportunities including NVQ's in Health & Social Care
  • Generous 'refer a friend' reward for all new staff

 

Our teams work across Lowestoft, Gorleston and the surrounding areas, helping people who wish to retain their independence and remain at home for as long as possible.The duties 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 using the bathroom
  • Shopping either with or for service users

 

Additional information:

Full PPE provisions are provided and procedures are in place to ensure our carers are protected. We also provide EAP (Employee Assistance Program). Covid testing is strictly adhered to and we are providing vaccinations to all our front line staff.

 

All our current vacancies can be found by visiting: https://jobs.healthcarehomes.co.uk/