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Care Assistant in Nottingham at Agincare

Date Posted: 12/22/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-time
  • Location:
    Nottingham
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    12/22/2020

Job Description

Job Title: Care Assistant

Reference Number: 010307

Area: Nottingham City / Region: Nottingham

Basic Salary: Up to £10.20

Bonus:                                       


Job Description

Are you looking for a rewarding career?

With prospects and development?

You could be earning up to £10.20 as a Care Assistant.

We are looking for kind and patient individuals with drive and commitment to provide outstanding care to the people that use our service. 

Covid-19 has created a huge amount of uncertainty for so many people looking for employment, and while many people are facing redundancy or reduced hours Agincare are busier than ever before! Whilst we welcome candidates with previous experience, we are also able to offer comprehensive training and even provide a “shadow day” where you can experience what is means to be a carer before you commit to joining the team!

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.

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.

 

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.

A variety of shift / work patterns are available:

  • Part time roles
  • Full time roles
  • Days available
  • Weekends

**all shift patterns work a one weekend on and one off rota pattern**

Locations

We currently need drivers in

  • Stapleford and Beeston
  • West Bridgeford (we will accept non drivers for this location)
  • Bingham (7am till 3pm only)
  • Lowdham and Burton Joyce
  • East Leake (walking shift available)
  • Bilborough
  • Gedling
  • Newark (Waking Night £120 per shift)

What we offer Care Assistants:

Fully funded professional development
Have a voice to share your ideas to improve and develop the service
Free uniform
Contracted Hours
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.