Care Assistant

£11.25 - £14.80 hourly
  • Abbeyfield Wey Valley Society
  • Coldharbour Lane, Dorking, UK
  • Jan 18, 2023
Part time Care and Nursing Home

Job Description

CARE ASSISTANTS NEEDED for Nower House Care Home, Dorking.

Earn from £11.25 to £12.95 an hour, depending upon qualifications and shifts worked. We pay a £1.85/hour uplift at weekends. Your hourly pay increases in line with your care qualifications as follows:

  • Care Certificate - £11.25 for early/late shift and £11.45 for night shift
  • Care Certificate AND NVQ2 in Health and Social Care £12.00 for early/late shift and £12.20 for night shift
  • Care Certificate AND NVQ3 in Health and Social Care £12.75 for early/late shift and £12.95 for night shift

We are recruiting Care Assistants now to join our friendly, professional team at Nower House, just outside Dorking town centre.

If you are looking to build your career in care, or just want to help us make our residents' lives better, apply now.

Roles available

  • 18 hours a week - working one long day and one half-day a week. This will be a mix of 7.30am-1.30pm and 1.30pm-7.30pm shifts, including alternate weekends.
  • 24 hours a week - working two night shifts 7.30am-7.30pm (one weekday shift and one weekend shift). You must be NVQ2/3 qualified and medication-trained for this role.
  • 33 hours a week - working a mix of 7.30am-1.30pm and 1.30pm-7.30pm shifts, including alternate weekends.
  • 34.5 hours a week - working nights 7.15pm-7.30am, including alternate weekends.

Duties

We offer our residents the very highest standards of care. In this role you will support residents’ daily needs. This will include washing, dressing, toileting and incontinence care, assisting at meal times and supporting residents with their mobility.

Benefits package

· Full induction, giving you the skills required to deliver excellent care

· Fully funded job specific training

· Access to optional training courses for those wanting to develop their career, many funded

· Pension scheme – Abbeyfield Wey Valley Society contribute 5% to your pension monthly

· Sick pay, in line with your contract

· Free on-site parking

· x 2 death in service cover, based on annual salary

· Full support from our professional management team

· Fully funded Blue Light Card giving you access to a wide range of discounts at high street shops, restaurants and national retailers such as River Island, The Body Shop, Halfords, J D Sports, Odeon Cinemas, Carluccios, Prezzo, Yo! Sushi and lots more.

Roles are offered subject to a satisfactory DBS check and two references.