Care Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00055147-1
  • Date Posted: 12 January 2022
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Preston, Lancashire
  • Salary: £8.91 to £12.24 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical, Science & Technology
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Job Title: Care Assistant – Crisis Team

Locations: Preston, Chorley, South Ribble, West Lancashire

Pay Rate: £8.91 - £12.24

Shifts available: Range of shifts available

Access to vehicle required: Yes, due to the geographical location and nature of the role

No experience required as specialist training will be provided!

We Care, We Listen, We Strive and We Build.

Being a Care Assistant is more than just a job it’s a calling. Here at Guardian Homecare, we have an amazing opportunity to join our friendly Crisis Team. We are looking for kind, honest and compassionate Care Assistants to join the team in providing the very best care to our service users, responding to emergency discharges from hospital, assessing their needs to ensure they receive the right service and care to meet their needs. Imagine a role where you are promoting people’s independence on their return home from hospital and more importantly making them smile every day! If you are looking for a role that is both rewarding and fulfilling, then we need you!

We will support you every step of the way!

Duties will include:

Personal Care (bathing/showering/toileting/etc)
Preparing and serving meals/snacks
Assisting with medication
Light domestic duties
Assessing service users needs
Benefits:

Free uniform
Free DBS
Pension scheme
Career progression
Competitive rates of pay

Excellent training, ongoing professional development and defined career opportunities once working with us
28 days annual leave (pro rata)
Key skills and attributes required:

No previous Care experience required!
Caring, compassionate and a good listener
An energetic, happy person who enjoys forming relationships with people
Able to access a vehicle
Enhanced DBS
To discuss the role and the pay rates in more detail please contact our Preston Branch on (phone number removed) and ask to speak to Recruitment, they would love to hear from you.

‘APPLY TODAY’ to Do something incredible. Transform lives. Become a Care Assistant at Guardian Homecare!

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