Care Assistant Nights in Chester

When you work for Care UK, you join UK’s leading care providers. Whatever the role, no two days will be the same and full training will be provided in a welcoming environment.

Job description

  • CH2 1UA
  • Min Pay Rate
  • £8.72
  • Max Pay Rate
  • £8.98
  • Shifts Available
  • Day or Night
  • Role Highlights
  • Day or Night Care Assistant

    £8.72  - £8.98 DOE Plus excellent benefits! 

    8am - 8pm or 8pm - 8am 

     

  • Job Copy

  • If you're passionate and caring and looking for a rewarding job that comes with excellent training and great opportunities for personal development, join Care UK as a Care Assistant and make a real difference.

     

    Being a Care Assistant at Care UK

    Care Assistants at Care UK come from all walks of life. Some have worked in factories, supermarkets or schools. Some are returning to work after a break. Many have no, or minimal, experience, but are keen to explore a career in care, while many already have invaluable experience. What they all have in common is the right values. They’re adaptable, friendly, polite and caring. They enjoy working as a team with people from different cultures and backgrounds. And, they consider it a privilege to be trusted to look after others. Do you share their values? Then we could have just the role for you.

     

    What you’ll be doing

    Being a Care Assistant doesn’t just mean helping residents to remain as active and independent as possible while respecting their rights of choice, privacy and dignity. It means having fun and laughter with them and using your skills to help them deal with day-to-day difficulties like personal care and meal times. It also means working as part of a team to identify their unique goals and implement personalised care plans. And, it means working flexibly to help them explore new interests, engage in physical exercise and activities and make sure they enjoy themselves in a stimulating and homely environment. Put simply, it means making a difference. A real difference.

     

    What you’ll need

    Experience of caring for others would be useful, not necessarily in a paid role – you may have looked after an elderly relative or friend. More important though is your kind-hearted nature, your belief in teamwork and your ability to use your initiative and imagination, follow instructions and prioritise a busy workload. You’ll be comfortable talking to, and working with, people from different professions, you’re great at keeping records too. Above all, you have a natural ability to help make the lives of others more fulfilling and want to work in an environment where the work can be hard, but also fun and rewarding.

     

    The benefits

    Opportunities to progress through our career paths into more senior and management roles

    Earn whilst you learn and take on an apprenticeship
    Quality bespoke training to develop your skills
    Flexible hours, including a choice of day, night or weekend shifts
    Bank holiday enhancements
    Free uniform
    Free DBS
    Thousands of online and in-store discounts

     

    One of the UK’s leading care home providers, Care UK run over 120 homes and day clubs across the UK that provide residential, nursing, dementia and end-of-life care for older people. A top rated employer in best quality results, our goal is to help every employee fulfil their potential by providing first-class training and support.

    Fulfilling lives, fulfilling Careers.

  • Where you'll work
  • Our experienced team at Pinetum offers nursing, respite and day care for older people, including those who are living with dementia. We also offer specialist care for adults with complex care needs such as brain and spinal injury.

    Nestled in the grounds of Countess of Chester Hospital, Pinetum is easily accessible by car and particularly by public transport from Chester and surrounding areas with buses in the grounds or a five minute walk to Bache train station

    We were delighted to receive a ‘Good’ overall rating by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) after our routine inspection in December 2019.

    At Pinetum, we offer rewarding, fulfilling careers that are full of opportunity. We support all our team members with innovative training and clear career paths, and you can enjoy working in a friendly, supportive environment where our residents' wellbeing is at the heart of everything we do.

  • Extra information

    Status
    Open
    Location
    Chester
    Type of Contract
    Graduate Jobs
    Published at
    20-11-2020
    Profession Sub-category
    Home Care
    Full UK/EU driving license preferred
    No
    Car Preferred
    No
    Must be eligible to work in the EU
    No
    Cover Letter Required
    No

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