Derbyshire
Full-time
Salary: £9.40 to £10.70 /hour


Kick start your New Year with a New Career!

Premier Care are excited to be recruiting for Care Assistants to join our Premier Care Family in 2019 in the Derbyshire area.

Whether you are looking for a change of scenery, to learn new skills or to progress within your career, Premier Care can provide the opportunity you seek. We can provide the training, support and mentoring to enable you to succeed in your role and start the New Year with a bang!

At Premier Care, we’re passionate about helping our professional Care Assistants to develop and grow. Our whole organisation was founded on the principle of giving people the opportunity to make a career out of giving something back to the communities we serve.

Pay Rates and Works Perks:

We pay our Care Assistants £9.40 – £10.70 per hour of actual contact time. This is dependent on qualification and length of service. There is also a £1.00 per hour of contact time increase for unsocial hours which includes weekends.

T*he rewards we offer:*

  • Opportunities to progress internally
  • Support with gaining NVQ qualifications through the Premier Care Academy.
  • Access to PerkBox where you can obtain £1000’s of discount codes and freebies.

Travel:

We pay you 20p per mile for travel expenses. Travel time is not paid but calculated to ensure national living wage compliance. Due to the location of our Clients and logistics of the role, access to a car for travel purposes in essential.

Hours:

We work on two shifts, 7am-2pm and 4pm-10:30pm. We can provide guaranteed minimum hours after a successful probationary period of 3 months.

Job Responsibilities

As a carer for Premier Care you will bring the independence back to people in the community and give them a sense of happiness along the way.

The job will consist of:

  • Driving to each client’s house on the specific run in the community.
  • Having a chat with a client, learning about their needs and interests.
  • Preparing meals for clients.
  • Helping with personal care i.e. Washing, using the toilet and dressing.
  • Supporting clients in taking medication.
  • Helping clients to make shopping lists and sometimes shopping for them.
  • Being attentive to changes in needs and condition.
  • Documenting everything that has happened during the call.

Premier Care holds Care close to the heart, so we always ensure our staff have:

  • One to one time with management.
  • Realistic travel time between your visits
  • Dedicated On-call team available in the office to support your entire shift.
  • Guaranteed working hours available

This role would be ideal for individuals who have worked in similar positions such as Care Assistant, Support Worker, Healthcare Assistant, Nursing Assistant, Community Care Worker, Registered Nurse, Auxiliary Nurse.

If you are interested in becoming a part of our successful team here at Premier Care, we would like to hear from you, so please call our Recruitment team on 01623 810100 or apply with an up to date CV and a member of our team will be in touch!

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