Agency Care Assistant needed for immediate start
Ongoing opportunities for successful candidates.
Your rate of pay will be between £8.72 and £12.70 per hour; depending on the shift worked.
This care home is staffed 24 hours per day with opportunities for carers to work flexible; morning or afternoon shifts, starting at 7:00am until 3:00pm or starting at 2:00pm until 10:00pm.
Continuous flexible work available immediately to experienced care assistants in Ilkeston with weekly competitive pay.
The home prides itself in caring for sicknesses correlated with old age such as dementia.
Daily living tasks and personal care will also be a couple of the responsibilities you undertake.
It is essential that you have empathy, clear knowledge and passion to work with people suffering with Dementia related illnesses and the elderly, as we would need you to hit the ground running while you lead by the right example.
Minimum requirements for Care Assistants are:
• Safeguarding training within 1 year
• Infection Control training within 1 year
• Moving and Handling training within 1 year
• A DBS check for adults services dated within the last 12 months preferably on the update service
• A minimum of 3 months experience in a Health and Social Care environment
QS Care can provide training opportunities for candidates with training that has expired. Additionally, we can arrange a DBS application on behalf of the candidate where the last check was done over 1 year ago and is not on the update service.
Once you have applied for a job, if you are suitable you will be invited to your local office for an interview. On arrival for your interview you will be asked to provide proof of:
- Your entitlement to work in the UK.
- If the position that you have applied for requires a qualification you will be asked to provide proof of that qualification (such as both parts of your driving licence, a forklift truck licence, a CRB or DBS certificate etc).
- Proof of your home address (such as a utility bill or bank statement)
- Proof of your National Insurance number (such as a National Insurance card, P60, P45 a letter from HMRC)
- Details of two references