Care Assistant

£10.40 - £15.50 hourly
  • Caremark (Aylesbury and Wycombe)
  • Remote (High Wycombe, UK)
  • 29 Apr, 2022

Job Description

If you want to be a Care Assistant and become one of our heroes in blue and you want to empower people to live independently at home, we have to hear from you….

Caremark (Aylesbury and Wycombe) is a multi-award-winning doctor-led home care company who are looking for either a non-experienced or an experienced carer/care assistant to join our team. We are looking for care assistants who want a great work-life balance and who care about people, because we care about you. You must hold a driving licence and able to work in the UK.

For your time, expertise and caring skills we will provide:

  • Hourly wage of £10.40 day time, £10.50 evening and weekend, and £15.50 for Bank Holidays
  • Evening salary: £14,000 (working 6pm - 11pm 4 evenings week 1, 4 evenings and weekend week 2)
  • Quarterly bonuses (£75 -£260 just for being you!)
  • £250 welcome bonus once you’ve worked 250 hours
  • Claim 45p per mile for travel
  • £40 towards your yearly MOT
  • Employee Assistance Programme to support your mental health and offer advancements on wages
  • Your own wellbeing officer who will check in with you to maintain your mental health
  • FREE Blue Light card which gives you money off high street shops
  • Full FREE training provided & support working towards the Care Certificate (if not already gained)
  • Over 150 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) certified courses to choose from
  • Opportunity to gain the diploma in Health & Social Care with ongoing training and support
  • Promotion and progression opportunities: You can choose your career path in specialist areas such as old age care, complex care and children’s care. Plus develop your career through Care Assistant to Senior Carer, to Field Care Supervisor, to Care Manager
  • £150 refer a friend scheme
  • Company pension
  • Free uniform and all the PPE you require
  • Experienced & supportive management with an on-call team, so you will always have support

You will be supporting your clients in their own home to ensure they remain as independent as possible; this includes supporting them with medication, personal care, mobility, companionship, and social support. This is a truly empowering position that make you feel good about yourself.