Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Up to £8.70 per hour + full training given
3 months ago
Vetro are looking for a Care Assistant to join an extra care supported housing scheme in Burgess Hill. We would like to speak to you if you are passionate about Care or maybe looking to start a career in Care...
** No experience required as excellent training will be provided prior to starting **
- £17,063 / £8.70 per hour
- overtime payments for Weekends, Nights and Bank holidays
- Full time, permanent position
- 37.7 hours per week covering a shift pattern of; 7AM-4PM, 7AM -6PM, 2PM-10PM, 4PM-10PM, 7AM- 10PM
As a Care Assistant you'll never find yourself in a job where you are bored and twiddling your thumbs.... In fact, being a carer gives you so much more in return. You may have a personal connection, or just want to gain some real life experiences working with elderly. You might not have lots of experience yet, but if you share these amazing values and are ready to take on a new challenge where you (yes you!) are making a difference to the lives of people...
Our client provides care and support to thousands of people across the South East of the UK. They aim to help them people live more independently. They treat every person as an individual, creating a support plan just for them, so that they live more independently, with more dignity, more choice and more control. Their personalised approach enables people to choose their own package of care.
You will Provide practical and emotional support, alongside assisting with day to day personal care. You may also find that you are assisting with practical support such as assisting with housing related matters. The nature of this job is that it will require shift work that's based on a rota system, as schemes do need covering 24/7, but with the support of a friendly, enthusiastic care team.
This job is going to be a new challenge regardless of what positions you have held in the past, this is an opportunity to build your career in care (with all the support you need!) but fundamentally it's down to you as an individual! Demonstrating motivation and resilience .. as well as the ability to be supportive and be sensitive towards the needs of people is key.
Salary Range & Benefits:
Salary ranges from 17,063 / £8.70 per hour on a 37.7 hour permanent contract
Along with some pretty fantastic benefits from long service awards to a competitive pension scheme (up to 4% including generous life cover), Private Health Insurance cover for long term sickness. You will also be automatically enrolled on the organisations academy programme, this involves a full induction, regular one to ones, annual appraisals, and the support you need to develop and progress your career. Alongside this you can also complete your QCF Level 2 and 3 in Health & Social Care (all funded by employer).
If progression is what you're looking for there is so much scope for internal promotion. The organisation invest a huge amount into their team and simply love to see you as an employee fly through the ranks with all the help and development that is needed!
Are you the one we're looking for? Apply now by clicking the Apply button, or email me for more information.
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