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Care Assistant in Derby at Agincare

Date Posted: 9/9/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-time
  • Location:
    Derby
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    9/9/2020

Job Description

Job Title: Care Assistant

Reference Number: 009755

Area: Derby / Region: Derbyshire

Basic Salary: £8.80

Bonus: Excellent Benefits                                      


Job Description

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 can earn up to £8.80 per hour as a Care Assistant (Healthcare Assistant) in Foylebank Care Home. 

A variety of shift patterns available:

  • Full time roles
  • Days available
  • Alternate weekends

What we offer Care Assistants:

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

You’ll also have the opportunity to join our Care Training Programme, a 12-15-month course where you’ll gain qualifications in care which are equal to 7 GCSE’s! If you don’t have a GCSE in Maths or English, you’ll also gain these too.

Role Responsibility of a Care Assistant (Healthcare Assistant) 

As a Care Assistant (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