Care Assistant – Extra Care / Support (Nights, Part Time)

Recruiter
Coastline Housing Limited
Location
Redruth, Cornwall
Salary
£9.00 - £9.96 per hour DOE Plus Benefits
Posted
28 Jun 2018
Closes
26 Jul 2018
Ref
HKOLU0908/SK-MK
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

Care Assistant – Extra Care / Support (Nights, Part Time) 
Redruth 

Are you a passionate care or support professional seeking your next step? Want to join a thriving not-for-profit organisation that invests in their people? If so, this is a fantastic opportunity to learn and grow as one of our Care Assistants. 

Who will I be working for? 

We are Coastline Housing, an independent, not-for-profit housing association owning and managing over 4,300 homes. Built on strong values of putting our customers first, transparency, striving to be the best and valuing our staff, we are dedicated to providing great homes, delivering great services and employing great people. 

We are Investors in People Gold accredited, a Top 100 Best Not-for-Profit organisation to work for, and we recently received a Care Quality Inspection Rating of “Good”. It’s an exciting time to join our team! 

We’re looking for a Care Assistant to join us on a part time basis, working 33 hours per week, consisting of night shifts on Saturday, Sunday and Monday, 9.00pm – 8.00am. 

Are there any benefits? 

- Salary of £9.00 - £9.96 per hour DOE 
- Annual bonus 
- Healthcare cash back scheme 
- High street discount scheme 
- Cycle to work scheme 
- Childcare vouchers 
- Excellent learning, development and progression opportunities 
- An interesting role that you could fit around your existing responsibilities 

This is an amazing opportunity to take on a highly rewarding role and do something fantastic with your career with a forward-thinking organisation, who understands that our staff are key to our success. 

As well as the above benefits, we encourage our people to try new things, share their ideas and challenge themselves. 

What will I be doing? 

As a Care Assistant, you’ll provide an excellent care and support service to our customers at Miners Court, a community of older people, as well as some younger residents with learning and physical disabilities. Based in the centre of Redruth, Miners Court consists of 64 flats and has staff on-site 24 hours a day to provide personalised care and support to enable customers to live as independently as possible. 

Specifically, you will: 

- Join a friendly team who are passionate about empowering vulnerable individuals 
- Support individuals with all aspects of personal care and daily living 
- Ensure that customers’ individual needs and preferences are met 

Sounds great! What do I need? 

- Experience in a similar care or support role 
- Great communication skills 
- A caring and empathetic approach 
- A positive attitude 

We’re keen to hear from you if you’ve worked as a Care Worker, Social Care Worker, Care Assistant, Care & Support Assistant, Healthcare Assistant, Social Care Assistant, Residential Care Assistant or Healthcare Worker. 

This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check. 

Webrecruit and Coastline Housing are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be. 

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