Care Assistant

£11.40 - £12.70 hourly
  • Care In Your Home Ltd
  • Bracknell, UK
  • Jul 04, 2022
Full time Homecare

Job Description

Job description

Free uniform and PPE.
Paid induction training.
45p / mile travelling expenses.
Further training opportunities.

We are looking for Care Assistants to join our team in the Bracknell Forest Area of Berkshire. Our clients all live in within the Bracknell, and Binfield areas.

It is essential for this role that you are mobile - Car, motorcycle, or possibly an e-Bike. You must also already have the right to work in the UK. Unfortunately, sponsorship for overseas applicants is not available.

What does the job entail?

Our clients may be looking for a little extra help around the home, preparing meals, support with medication or carrying out household chores. There is an element of personal care involved which means they may need help getting in and out of the bath or shower, assisting with getting them to the toilet, hair care and assisting with dressing.

What are the hours & Pay Rates?

We have Full time and Part-time Hours available but we do require that you are available to work at least every other weekend. However, if you are looking for Weekends ONLY we would definitely love to hear from you.

  • We pay £11.40 per hour for a 3 month probation period.
  • Rising to £12.70 or higher depending on qualifications.
  • Higher rates on Bank holidays.
  • 45 per mile mileage.
  • Our working hours are between 07:00 and 23:00.
  • You can work for anything between 12 hours and 50 hours a week*

(* - Working hours opt-out).

Why work for us?

  • We are a friendly, family run business.
  • We provide full training and support.
  • ALL clients are local to reduce travelling
  • We aim to give the best service possible to our Customers.
  • We encourage all of our staff to work towards achieving QCF (NVQ) level 2 or 3 in Health and Social Care.
  • Uniform and protective equipment is provided FOC.

What do I need to be a Care Assistant?

  • Are you reliable and dependable?
  • Do you have the use of some form of motorised transport?
  • No experience necessary - Most of our staff had not worked in Care before joining us.
  • Do you care about people and understand the importance of dignity & respect?
  • You need good communication skills in written and spoken English.
  • You need a smart-phone to run our Care App.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time - From 16 - 50 hours per week

Salary: £11.40-£12.70 per hour

COVID-19 considerations:
All of our staff and clients are fully vaccinated. PPE, including a facemask, is still worn for all calls.