Community Care Assistant
Grays, Essex, England
- £ 9.71 - 10.21 Per hour
- Full time, Part time
- Job level
- Studying / Unqualified, Newly qualified, Qualified (non-manager)
- 17 Aug 2020
- 28 Nov 2020
Community Care Assistant - Thurrock and surrounding areas
Rates from £9.71 to £10.21 per hour plus paid mileage
Fully paid Induction Training provided
There has never been a better or more poignant time to join Manorcourt Homecare (part of the Healthcare Homes Group), as we continue to grow. Our amazing care staff are striving to ensure our services are available to the most vulnerable at this difficult and challenging time. If you have the unique qualities required for this rewarding role and want to work for an organisation that provides the type of care you’d expect for your loved ones, then come and join our teams and help support your community.
In order to join our team you will need to:
Have a naturally caring disposition
Treat all service users with dignity, respect and compassion
Be a good listener, display empathy and have a ready smile
Possess good communication skills
Be dedicated, reliable and adaptable
Hold a full driving licence and have access to a vehicle
Undergo an enhanced DBS check
A Community Care Assistant role with Manorcourt Homecare is a truly special role, that offers reward, opportunity and variety.
We offer a rewarding benefits programme which reflects the fact our Community Care Assistants are vital members of our team.
Flexible shift patterns - including both full and part-time roles
Guaranteed contracted hours available - rolling 3 days on, 3 days off basis (30 hours per week)
Due to the nature of the service, the role does require working alternate weekends
Full driving licence and access to own vehicle is essential
28 days paid annual leave (pro rata)
Fully paid induction training and shadowing provided to support you gain the skills and knowledge required to provide excellent care
Further training and development opportunities including fully funded qualifications in Health & Social Care
Generous 'recommend a friend' incentive to all new staff
Our teams work across Thurrock in Essex and the surrounding areas, helping people who wish to retain their independence and remain at home for as long as possible.
A Care Assistant’s role and responsibilities include (but are not limited to):
Assistance with personal hygiene, showering/ bathing/ washing
Helping people get up each morning and go to bed each evening
Light domestic duties
Companionship and social calls
Assistance with toileting
Shopping either with or for service users
Full PPE provisions provided and procedures are in place to ensure our carers are protected. We also provide EAP (Employee Assistance Program).
This is a fantastic time to join Manorcourt Homecare so if you share in our values, offer commitment and dedication, we would welcome your application.
Ref: COMM CARE THURROCK