Care Assistant - Personal Home Carer

Posted 24 November 2021
SalaryUp to £17.67 per hour
LocationLewisham
Job type Permanent
DisciplineCare Assistant Jobs
ReferenceSURCC-CA-Lewis-NOV21
ContactSurrey Complex Surrey Complex

Job description

Professional care will change someone's life - join us as a Care Assistant!

We’re recruiting a Care Assistant to join our team in the Lewisham area, delivering quality care in the home. This role involves working as part of a small health and social care team to support people with day-to-day activities, in line with their individual care plans. Your day-to-day role will involve aiding with with personal care tasks, clinical needs, feeding and PEG care, Tracheostomy, social activities and any additional services needed. Specialist training will be given, tailored to the packages of care you work on, so this is a great chance to upskill in new areas.

Days and waking night shifts are available for this role.

We also ask for...

You’ll be an empathetic and compassionate caregiver, with at least 3 months experience of caring professionally or for a loved one. You’ll be comfortable assisting clients with limited mobility and hold a valid Moving and Handling certificate. You’ll be fuelled by your desire to make a real difference to the lives of people in need. Access to your own vehicle is desirable but not required. The right to work in the UK is essential.

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

Flexi Pay!

With the Flexi Pay feature on our app, HealthForceGo, you have the option to instantly access up to 50% of the value of your completed shifts. Flexi Pay is even available on weekends and bank holidays!

Employee perks

  • A competitive pay package of £17.67 per hour, including holiday pay
  • The ability to choose when you get paid with our instant Flexi Pay service
  • Free DBS and uniform
  • Fixed hours, determined by a rota so that you can plan your free time ahead
  • Access to Newcross World, our app-based training platform
  • Access to NHS registered GPs and mental health support to avoid waiting for NHS appointments

Apply now and you can start within a week!