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Care Assistant

Please Note: The application deadline for this job has now passed.

The Role

Do you feel a passion to care for others? Are you looking for a flexible career supporting people on a one-to-one basis so they can live independently at home?

You will be guaranteed to earn from £9.50 - £9.75 per hour as a Care Assistant in Durham with the family-run Helping Hands Home Care. We have many exciting opportunities available in and  around the Darlington and Sunderland area.

We are looking for passionate, caring individuals who can support us with one of the following shift patterns:

•             Evenings (4.00pm onwards)

•             Weekends (anytime)

What we offer

  • Flexible hours with part-time options for regular days and times – guaranteed hours available (we are especially looking for 4pm evening starts and weekends!)
  • Fantastic rates of pay (the best in the industry) with increases for bank holidays
  • Perks of being directly employed: mileage allowance, paid holidays and pension
  • Dedicated support from your local manager and our 24/7 carer helpline
  • Opportunities close to home, plus many opportunities for career progression

 

Helping Hands is the only care company recognised in the UK’s Best Places to Work 2018 by independent employee reviews giant Glassdoor.

Role Responsibility

As a Care Assistant, you’ll have the satisfaction of really helping people in your local community. Enabling people to live as independently as possible in their homes is what we live and breathe!

You may be offering companionship, personal care such as bathing or going to the toilet, or help with medication. You’re likely to be cooking healthy meals, shopping, doing a little housework or helping someone to get out and about.

Who You Are

Previous experience in care is not necessary as we provide full training.

You must have:

  • The right to work in the UK
  • A valid driving licence and your own car
  • A good level of English – both written and spoken
  • A caring nature and desire to make a difference in someone’s life

Salary Details

Full Time & Part Time Positions Available

About Us

Based in Warwickshire in central England – and with branches across the country – Helping Hands is recruiting and training new carers every single week of the year to provide our customers with the very best standard of care.

Apply online to join a team with family values at heart. Both full time and part time positions are available, including evening and weekend work.

Join the ONLY care company in the UK that’s been recognised in the UK’s Best Places to Work 2018 and listed in the Top 20 UK Companies for workplace culture & leadership. Apply today and find out why

Helping Hands