Care Assistant


Leominster, West Midlands, United Kingdom

Care Assistant (Days & Nights) Care Home,Leominster HR6 8EY**500 Welcome Bonus!**Working hours and salary9.60 - 10.17 per hour paid between November December and January9.10 - 9.67 per hour paid after January 2022We want to say a big thank you to our frontline colleagues for their fantastic support and commitment and we\u2019re going to do this by paying an extra 50p per hour throughout November, December and January, new starters included.Should you be successfully hired in to this role, we are pleased to be able to offer you a one-off Starter Bonus of 500 as a thank you for deciding to join .The Starter Bonus will be paid to you in the next available pay run once you have completed four weeks\u2019 service and will be subject to deductions for tax and NI. Ts &Cs Apply.8am - 8pm, or 8pm - 8amFull time, part time and bank contracts available (minimum permanent contract offered is 12 hours)What the role of a Care Assistant involves * Assisting residents with personal care duties such as bathing, dressing and toileting * Supporting residents to move around the home.This might involve supporting them to walk, transferring them in a wheelchair or using a hoist * Repositioning residents to ensure they are comfortable and supported * Admin duties: updating food, fluid and stool charts, supplementary files, daily notes and care plans * Supporting the Nurse or Senior Care Assistant to complete monthly and weekly checks to monitor the health of our residents and reporting any significant changes * Serving meals\/drinks and transferring residents to the dining room (day shift only) * Attending planned activities: assisting the team, repositioning, providing care as necessary and taking part in day trips outside the home (day shift only)Who we\u2019re looking forWith previous experience working in a care setting, you\u2019re someone that cares for others and wants to make a real difference to people\u2019s lives.From your experience, you know there will be challenging days, but you also know that you'll laugh, have fun and make lasting memories with our residents as you get to know them.As a Care Assistant, you\u2019ll be a great communicator, but you\u2019ll also enjoy working in a close-knit team that feels like a family, with people from all walks of life.What\u2019s in it for you?* Comprehensive induction, on-going training and development, access to internal apprenticeship schemes * Your DBS Check (44) paid for * Access to Wagestream - an app-based service that offers you the choice to be in control of when you access your earnings* * NEST workplace pension, life assurance & bereavement support * 28 days annual leave (inclusive of statutory bank holidays) * Hot meal provided on a 12-hour shift * Refer a friend bonus scheme * Uniform provided * Health & wellbeing tools;including Be Me App, Healthy Minds, Gym Pass & discounted health assessments * Shopping Discounts (via Xexec) * Cash plan (after 18 months\u2019 service) giving you the ability to claim on more everyday items such as dental, optical and private prescriptions * Free flu vaccine*Only available to permanent employees where HealthRoster is used.Who we areAs a leading healthcare group, we run care homes, retirement villages, health centres, dental centres and hospitals all over the world.As well as providing insurance to over 16 million people.We\u2019re a big company but no matter what business area you\u2019re in, our purpose is simple \u2013 helping people live longer, healthier, happier lives and making a better world

Company Details

Company Name
Yellow Hat (UK) Ltd

Job Details

Job Location
West Midlands
United Kingdom