Care Assistant

Locations
Newport, Isle of Wight
Branch name
isle of wight homecare
Contract
Permanent
Status
Part Time
Salary
Up to £15.69 per hour
Advert ID
339426
We're actively seeking dedicated Care Assistants to join our team in Isle of Wight, encouraging our service users within HMP Isle of Wight to live a rich, independent life. This is a unique opportunity to work as part of a team on specific care packages on a regular basis. Whether you have some professional care experience, or have cared for a loved one or friend, we want to hear from you.

Take the next step in your career with us!

We're looking for those special people with experience of care work, either on a professional or personal level, who are passionate about helping individuals live their lives to the fullest.

We're seeking compassionate Care Assistants to deliver personalised care to service users within HMP Isle of Wight. You'll demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills working with colleagues, service users and external agencies including prison staff and occupational therapists. You will have previous experience of supporting service users with pressure care, personal care, mental health conditions and stress-related illness.

We have a variety of full time and part time hours available from Monday to Sunday (07:00-20:00). Additionally, further hours are available for other complex care service users.

Role requirements

With at least 3 months experience of caring professionally or for a loved one under your belt, and with a valid certificate in Moving and Handling, and the right to live and work in the UK. We also expect you to demonstrate our core values of positivity, trustworthiness, respectfulness, understanding, kindness, and calmness on every shift. Passion and determination to bring comfort and joy to our service users is a must. Access to your own vehicle would be beneficial, but is not a requirement.

Benefits include

  • A competitive remuneration of £15.69 per hour, including holiday pay
  • Instant pay with Flexi Pay
  • Fixed hours on a rota basis so you can plan ahead
  • Free, ongoing clinical training to support you in your career
  • Exclusive access to appointments and advice from NHS-registered GPs and mental health support
  • Free uniform and DBS check

Flexi Pay!

Healthcare staff are able to instantly access an advance of up to 50% of the value of your existing shifts even on weekends and bank holidays. Simply submit your timesheets through our app.

Apply now and you can start within a week!

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