Care Assistant

Job details
Posting date: 24 June 2024
Salary: £13 to £13.5 per hour
Hours: Part time
Closing date: 24 July 2024
Location: PR1 2ER
Remote working: On-site only
Company: Alcedo Care
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: Care Assistant 7/24-46358

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Excellent pay rates from £13.00-£13.50 per hour+pension + mileage + holiday pay.

Home Carer – Alcedo – Full or Part Time available –Preston - No Experience required

Due to the nature of the role you MUST hold a full UK driving licence.

Are you passionate about making a positive difference in people's lives? Do you have a caring nature and a desire to support individuals in their own homes?

Join our team of Home Carers in the Preston and surrounding area to help provide care and assist Adults and Children in their own homes. No previous experience is required as our in-house training team will ensure you are trained to the high standards of care we expect. This role will include:

· Providing personal care (including bathing, dressing, toileting)

· Supporting clients with mobility and transfers, using appropriate equipment and techniques

· Administering and documenting medication

· Documenting care activities and reporting any changes in conditions to our branch teams.

Alcedo Care has been rated top 20 homecare provider in the UK for 4 years in a row by our clients, a testament to the work of our amazing care teams. We’re a family owned company, and operate with family values at the heart of everything we do. Working with us offers:

· Mileage, holiday pay and pension scheme paid separately to hourly rates, not hidden!

. DBS payment scheme

· Flexibility to the days you work, allowing you to have a rota that suits your other commitments

· Blue Light Card, offering thousands of discounts on things from groceries to holidays!

· Reward and recognition schemes, including annual carer awards

· Access to FREE confidential 24/7 wellbeing and mental health support

· Genuine healthcare career progression opportunities, including full support to complete NVQ qualifications

Whether you have experience in a care setting or nursing home; if you have been a care assistant in the community; a private carer for a family member; or no care experience at all, we offer full training and support to become a qualified and confident care assistant.

You must be 18 to apply for this role and it is subject to an enhanced DBS check. Must have a driving licence and access to own vehicle. You will also be required to provide satisfactory professional and/or character references.

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