Community Care Assistant

West Midlands
8.33 - 9.33 GBP Hourly + Paid travel time and over time
10 Aug 2018
07 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Coventry Short Term Re-Enablement - Care Assistant (GBP8.33 per hour)

Are you looking for something new and exciting within the care industry? An experienced care assistant or looking to start your career in care? Then we want to speak with you!

Here at Accord at our Coventry Short Term re-enablement scheme we are looking for Care Assistants to work out in the community across Coventry.

The Coventry Short term care scheme service operates on a six week basis; helping those who have been discharged from hospital to get back on their feet or find suitable long term solutions for their needs.

Why would you want to work here?

For a successful care assistant working in our re-enablement service will feel a real sense of accomplishment helping someone process and succeed on their six week journey with us.

The level of care given by the care assistant can vary from verbal prompts or to assist with using equipment, or in some cases just being there observing while someone builds their confidence back up.

The successful Care Assistant will be part of a great scheme covering across but not limited to the East side of Coventry, whether you have paid experience, personal experience or are just someone with a kind heart and caring nature, looking to make a difference in an older adults life, we would love to hear from you

What would you get from us?

* Full, paid induction (including Care Certificate)

* Extra GBP1 per hour overtime paid

* Good annual leave entitlement

* Access to a defined contribution pension scheme

* Paid travel time

* Free uniform

* Training and development opportunities

* Free DBS check

* Re-imbursement for those who sign up to the DBS update service

* Access to employee discount scheme

* Access to free, confidential telephone counselling service.

What we need (and dont need) from you?

* You definitely need to be flexible, dedicated and hard-working

* Experience within the care industry would be advantages and within a domiciliary roles specifically would be highly advantages but not essential.

* A driving license for this role is advantages based on the travel aspects of this role.

We cover the East of Coventry including: Longford, Wood End, Bell Green, Potters Green, Henley Green, Wyken, Walsgrave, Stoke, Stoke Aldermorre, Binley, Whitley, Willenhall to give you an idea of the areas you would be covering if you were successful within the care assistant role.

What are the next steps?

If you feel our Care Assistant opportunities are for you please contact Samantha Round in the Recruitment Team on (Apply online only) or email you CV and covering letter