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Care Assistant in Derby at Agincare

Date Posted: 1/6/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-time
  • Location:
    Derby
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    1/6/2021

Job Description

Job Title: Care Assistant

Reference Number: 010400

Area: Derby / Region: Derbyshire

Basic Salary: £8.80

Bonus: Excellent benefits                                      


Job Description

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

You can earn £8.80 per hour as an experienced Care Assistant (Healthcare Assistant) in Queensferry Court Care Home. 

A variety of shift patterns available:

  • Full time role
  • Days Available
  • Nights 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 & Responsibilities of a Care Assistant  

As a Care 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 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