Care Assistant

Twickenham Riverside
10 Oct 2016
07 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

We have an exciting opportunity for a Care Assistant to join their team based in Twickenham. The company provides a range of home care and home help services to older people living in the Richmond borough and surrounding areas. The role will be a full time, permanent position offering starting from £9.40 p/h, we are one of only three London Living Wage employers in the care sector.

With a growing number of clients, we are looking for more caring and enthusiastic staff to provide great companionship and deliver care services.

Our team of Care Assistants are at the heart of what they do and their aim is to allow each Care Assistant as much enjoyment from their roles as the clients they care for.

Working with them provides you with an unrivalled sense of satisfaction, as you can go home at night safe in the knowledge, you’ve made someone’s life a little easier.

Care Assistant - The Role

The role is varied and involves helping older people to live independently in their own homes. Tasks will vary between clients and may include helping with personal care (washing and dressing), preparing meals, supporting with medication, shopping, escorting to various appointments and providing companionship.

Whether you’re an experienced Care Assistant or new to care, we would love to hear from you.  Ideal Care Assistants will exhibit the following characteristics:

- A genuine, caring personality.

- Excellent communication skills.

- Live in, or close to, the Richmond borough.

In return as our Care Assistant we will receive:

- Above industry average wages.

- Enhanced rates of pay at weekends and bank holidays.

- Mileage allowance.

- 28 days paid holiday.

- Full training.

- Contribution towards the cost of your Enhanced Disclosure (if you do not already have one).

- 24 hour support network.

- Career progression opportunities.

- The chance to study for QCF level 2 and/or 3 qualifications.

If you feel up to the challenge and would like to join their team as our new Care Assistant, then please click ‘Apply’ today!