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Care Assistant in Derby at Agincare

Date Posted: 5/22/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-time
  • Location:
    Derby
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    5/22/2020

Job Description

Job Title: Care Assistant

Reference Number: 009263

Area: Derby / Region: Derbyshire

Basic Salary: £8.80

Bonus: Excellent remuneration package                                      


Job Description

Social Care is at the front line in the current health crisis and as a Care Assistant at Agincare a leading Social Care provider in the UK, you will be a key worker, supporting the health of the nation as we take in new residents from the NHS freeing beds up for those in need.

You may have recently been furloughed in which case you can still earn 80% of your salary and come and work for Agincare in Social Care, making a difference, giving back to your local community.

You don’t need care experience as we provide full training, and we are really interested to hear from you if you have retail, catering, hospitality, leisure, tourism experience and you will have been impacted by the current health crisis as you will have many transferable skills.

No experience as a Care Assistant (Health Care Assistant) is necessary, as we provide full training. All you need is the right to work in the UK. What matters most is, like us, you are passionate and motivated to help and support others, working in a fantastic team in our Care Homes.

You can earn up to £8.80 per hour as a Care Assistant (Health Care Assistant) in Gainsborough Care Home. 

A variety of shift patterns available:

  • Part time roles
  • Full time roles
  • Alternate weekends

What we offer our Care assistants (Health Care Assistants):

  • National Health Discount Scheme (up to 60% off high street names)
  • Blue Light discount package (superb discounts on travel, leisure, entertainment and more)
  • EAP - Employee Assistance Program (offering support for employees and their families)
  • Internal competitions to wins prizes such as vouchers, holidays, extra annual leave
  • 15% off car hire when booking with Hertz worldwide
  • Excellent career progression
  • Supported internal Training Provision
  • Contracted Hours
  • Free uniform
  • Free DBS
  • Free meals on full shifts
  • Have a voice to share your ideas to improve and develop the service

Role Responsibility of a Care Assistant (Health Care Assistant)

As a Healthcare Assistant, you’ll have the satisfaction of really caring for people within a fantastic homely environment.

You may be offering companionship, personal care, and help with medication. You will be enabling people to remain as independent as possible within a safe environment, participating in activities and becoming valued within the working environment.

Job Requirements

What an Excellent Care Assistant (Health Care Assistant) Looks Like 

You must have:

  • A caring nature and desire to make a difference in someone’s life
  • The right to work in the UK
  • A good level of English – both written and spoken
  • Approachable and supportive to individuals

About Us:

  • Family business that has been providing reliable and professional care since 1986
  • One of the largest care groups in England with over 3500 staff
  • 90% of our customers rate us as excellent or great