Care Assistant

Carefound Home Care17 reviews

At Carefound Home Care we’re looking for people to join our team as a home care assistant in the Macclesfield area. You don’t need prior experience as we will train you with all the skills you need, you just need to be friendly, compassionate and keen to make a genuine difference to someone’s life. We’re rated OUTSTANDING by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) and our staff are proud to work for us. Join our home care team and we’ll offer you a flexible career in your local area with the best employment package, progression and support.

We have roles available in the Wilmslow, Alderley Edge, Cheadle, Knutsford and Macclesfield areas.
Benefits

  • The leading care team – 24/7 local support, 1 hour minimum visits times
  • Full and part time opportunities available – flexible and guaranteed hours available to suit you
  • Fantastic rates of pay – £10.50 to £12.21 per hour with double time on bank holidays
  • Instant access to your pay instead of waiting for payday
  • Perks of being directly employed – mileage allowance (45p per mile), travel time uplift, paid holidays, pension, free employee assistance programme, funded DBS check
  • Leading training – extensive induction training (£300 pay on completion), ongoing specialist care training, opportunity to achieve diploma qualifications
  • Genuine career progression – pay enhancements to recognise service and experience
  • Generous refer-a-friend scheme – up to £500 per referral

Responsibilities

  • To provide outstanding care and support to our elderly clients in their own homes
  • Provide companionship and personal care
  • Basic help in the home, shopping and meal preparation support
  • Deliver specialist care based on training received such as dementia care or medication administration

Requirements

  • No experience required (since full training is provided)
  • Warm, patient and compassionate with a clear desire to support others
  • Enthusiastic and positive ‘can do’ attitude
  • A valid driving licence and your own car
  • Must own a smartphone
  • You must have the Right to Work in the UK

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent

Salary: £10.50-£12.21 per hour

Benefits:

  • Company pension
  • Free or subsidised travel
  • Private dental insurance
  • Private medical insurance
  • Referral programme
  • Sick pay
  • Wellness programmes

Schedule:

  • Day shift
  • Holidays
  • Night shift
  • Weekend availability

Application question(s):

  • Which area do you live in?

Licence/Certification:

  • Driving Licence (required)

Work remotely:

  • No

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