Is building meaningful and lasting relationships with the people you care for important to you?
If you are passionate about becoming a true companion to the people you care for, then join our team as a Care Assistant in Derby, Swadlincote and the surrounding areas. In this varied role, you will join a small, collaborative health and social care team delivering 1:1 care and 2:1 care in the homes of our service users. Your duties will vary, including aiding with personal care, household tasks, moving and handling, medication administration, epilepsy management, PEG care, emergency medication administration, continence support, accessing the community and wider emotional support. You will receive specialist training for this role.
Minimum shift time of 6 hours in one location.
We also ask for...
We look for Care Assistants with at least 3 months of experience caring professionally or for a loved one. You’ll also need a current Moving and Handling certificate and the right to work in the UK. However, we’re not just looking for clinical experience - we also want candidates to be able to demonstrate occasions where they have exhibited our core values of positivity, trustworthiness, respectfulness, understanding, kindness, and calmness. Access to your own vehicle would be beneficial but is not a requirement.
Local travel may be required to reach clients.
Please note: To work in a care home in England from 11 November 2021, the post holder is required to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 unless clinically exempt.
Make the most of
- An hourly rate of up to £17.00, including holiday pay
- Get paid as soon as you finish a shift with Flexi Pay
- Fixed hours on a rota basis
- Free, ongoing clinical training
- Access to Newcross World, our app-based training platform
- Access to NHS registered GPs via a Virtual GP app and mental health support
Flexi Pay is the handy perk on our app, HealthForceGo, which allows you to immediately access up to 50% of the money earned from your completed shifts! Weekends and bank holidays are included.
Apply now and join our team within a week!