Care Assistant - Weekends Only

Job details
Posting date: 24 May 2024
Salary: £13 to £13.5 per hour
Hours: Part time
Closing date: 23 June 2024
Location: WN3 6PR
Remote working: On-site only
Company: Alcedo Care
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: weekends24052024-46358

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Fancy working for the Number 1 rated Homecare Company in the UK? Want to start a career in care but don’t have any experience? We can help! All you need is good people skills and a big heart, we can teach the rest!

Alcedo Care Wigan are looking for caring, Compassionte individuals to support Adults living at home with a range of needs Accross the Wigan & Leigh Area. This will including from providing support at meal times, medication administratioon right through to personal care and more.

For this role you must hold a full UK driver's licence and access to your own vehicle as this role requires you to travel about in the Community.

Here at Alcedo Care Wigan, We offer, Bank (Minimum of 1 shift per week), Part time & Full time. Alternate weekends are required to be considered for this role. We value our care workers and offer a lot of opportunity and flexibility to all of our Carers.

We currently hold weekly interviews and aim to have an interview scheduled in within 24-48 hours of your application made to us if you meet the working requirements!

Working with Alcedo Care Wigan gives you the following

Excellent rates of pay £13.00- £14.50 + Pension + Holiday Pay
Mileage contribution for drivers – 30p per mile
12 week buddy scheme – offering support to new staff
Flexible working hours around personal commitments/childcare
Blue Light Card offering hundreds of discounts after 6 months service
Weekly pay every Friday
24/7 support from the local friendly office
Full PPE provided
Holiday pay
Pension Scheme
Care Friends referral bonuses – up to £250 for you for every person you refer successfully
Free professional mental health and wellbeing support available 24/7
Fantastic training program including online/practical/inhouse training with annual refresher training
Work in your local area
On-going career development/progression opportunities and opportunity to complete NVQ in Health & Social Care

Skills and qualities required –

No previous experience needed as full training provided
Must be 18 or over
Must Have a full UK drivers licence and access to your own vehicle
Dedicated, caring, punctual and driven with a positive attitude
Wanting to make a difference in care and use their skill set and experience to help those who need care and support.
Reliability, trustworthiness and Punctuality
The right to work in the UK

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