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Care Assistant in Yarpole at Agincare

Date Posted: 1/7/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-time
  • Location:
    Yarpole
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    1/7/2021

Job Description

Job Title: Care Assistant

Reference Number: 010413

Area: Leominster / Region: Herefordshire

Basic Salary: Up to £10.00 per hour

Bonus:                                       


Job Description

Need a more rewording career? 

With prospects and developments?

You can earn up to £10.00 per hour as a Care Assistant 

Locations

  • Much Dewchurch
  • Belmont Hereford
  • Whitecross Hereford
  • Sutton St Nicholas
  • Yarpole
  • College Road Hereford
  • Hereford town centre

Agincare are looking to recruit compassionate and patient Care Assistants . You will be supporting vulnerable adults in their home with tasks they are not able to carry out themselves. This maybe preparing meals, domestic tasks such as cleaning or laundry, reminding them to take their medication and all levels of personal care where required.

We welcome people who have had previous experience but are fully equipped to offer full free training for those who have had no experience at all!

In 2019 we were recognised by Indeed as the #1 care provider in the UK to work for and #3 overall for privately owned companies.

Agincare can offer you career stability as a Care Assistant at a time when there is uncertainty with careers in bar work, retail, hospitality, in a restaurant as a waiter or waitress, in sales, hairdressing or beauty we can offer you the job security many other sectors can’t.

You will also have the opportunity to join our Care Training Programme, a 12-15-month course where you will gain qualifications in care which are equal to 7 GCSE’s up to the first year of a degree! If you do not have a GCSE in Maths or English, you will also gain these too.

Social Care is an industry that is nationally recognised for the incredible work that has been done supporting the nation throughout the pandemic, that recognition has cemented Social Care as a key industry within the U.K.

Part time hours can be offered also, so please get in touch to see if we can accommodate

What we offer Care Assistants:

  • Fully funded professional development
  • Have a voice to share your ideas to improve and develop the service
  • Free uniform
  • Paid mileage
  • Long service bonus
  • Excellent career progression

You will also benefit from the following exciting offers:

  • 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

Job Requirements

What will you be doing?

As a Care Assistant (Healthcare Assistant), you’ll have the satisfaction of really caring for people within their own home.

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.

What an Excellent Care Assistant (Health Care Assistant) looks like:

  • 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
  • Ideally a full, clean driving licence and your own vehicle
  • Approachable and supportive of 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

Find out more about why Agincare is a great company to work for and the different care home jobs, home care jobs and live-in care jobs currently available.