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Care Assistant

Stansted, Essex, England
CM24 8RJ
Pay
£ 8.75 - 10.00 Per hour
Hours
Full time, Part time
Type
Bank, Permanent
Job level
Studying / Unqualified
Posted
3 May 2019
Closes
4 Jul 2019

Job Description

New pay rates from 1st April 2019:

No NVQ - Days: £8.75 per hour & Nights: 9.50 per hour

NVQ level 2 - Days: £8.95 per hour & Nights: £9.70 per hour

NVQ level 3 - Days: £9.25 per hour & Nights £10.00 per hour

Outstanding CQC rating!!

You

You’re a compassionate, can-do person with experience supporting older people. You’re good at using your initiative and working well under pressure. To you, it’s more than just a job. It’s a role where you happily go the extra mile to make a difference to the lives of older, frail people. In return, you get excellent support, quality training and fast-track career opportunities from one of the UK’s leading care home providers.

Your role

Residents are at the heart of everything we do. As part of a close-knit, friendly team, you’ll assist them with their physical and emotional needs. More than just a carer, you’ll be a true friend who champions their dignity and respects their independence. From day one, we’ll help you progress and take on more responsibility. For example, you’ll be involved in developing individual care plans and supporting new colleagues. To succeed, you’ll need to be able to think on your feet, prioritise your own workload and keep accurate records. We’ll give you ongoing support and quality training to build your career.

As a Care Assistant at Care UK, you can look forward to:

Competitive pay – we pay more than the average

Option to apply for Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship

Fast-track career options, e.g. into nursing or management roles

Quality training to develop your skills

Flexible hours, including a choice of day, night or weekend shifts

Bank holiday enhancements

Stakeholder pension

Childcare vouchers

Free uniform

Thousands of online and in-store discounts

About Care UK

We run over 120 homes and day clubs across the UK. We provide residential, nursing, dementia and end-of-life care for older people. As one of the UK’s leading care home providers, our goal is to help every employee fulfil his or her potential – with first-class training and support.

Where you'll work

Mountfitchet House care home opened its doors in October 2014 near Stansted, Essex. The 60-bed care home provides nursing and residential care, as well as specialist care for people living with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia and short-term respite care.

With the latest facilities and a focus on luxury living too, Mountfitchet House ensures your loved one continues to lead a fulfilling and enjoyable life. Features of the home include a contemporary coffee shop, hairdressers, cinema and creatively landscaped gardens, which provide safe, stimulating walks with easily accessible paths.

Care UK is committed to ensuring that it employs people with the right mix of talent, skills and potential and will assess every applicant fairly regardless of race, gender, religion, sexual orientation, responsibilities for dependents, age, physical/mental disability or offending background. Having a criminal record will not necessarily prevent you from working with us, it will depend on the nature of the role and background of any offence.

Ref: SYS-312

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