Care Assistants & Home Helpers

Health and Social Care Jobs
Brentwood, Essex
£9.53 - £10.09 per hour + Mileage allowance, Pension scheme & holiday pay
14 Jun 2017
13 Jul 2017
Contract Type

Our client is looking for special, caring Care Assistants & Home Helpers to join their fabulous team providing a first-class service in the community of Brentwood, Billericay, Basildon, Hornchurch, Upminster & Surrounding areas.

They are an award-winning company, delivering quality personal care and companionship to seniors and vulnerable adults in the comfort of their own home.

They provide industry leading training and support; and have excellent pay rates, starting from a basic pay rate of £9.53 to £10.09 (including holiday pay) per hour plus mileage and a pension scheme. Double pay rates on Bank Holidays.   

With a fantastic reputation as one of the most trusted and high-quality home care providers in the UK's private home care sector, our client has great career progression opportunities and the opportunity for you to obtain the Care Certificate and further care qualifications.

What will I be responsible for?

As a Care Assistant or Home Helper, you will provide care in our clients' homes.

You will provide our clients with the care they require to allow them the opportunity to stay independent in their own homes as an alternative to residential care. Our client provides a minimum personal care visit of 60 minutes; they don't rush their clients or team. Responsibilities will include:

  • Companionship
  • Taking the client shopping
  • Personal care (for example washing and dressing)
  • Medication support (prompting and administering)
  • Domestic support (helping customers keep themselves and homes tidy)

Skills Required;

  • Caring & compassionate
  • Honest & trustworthy
  • Reliable
  • Good communicator

What criteria will I need to become a Care Assistant & Home Helper?

  • Have a driving license and access to a vehicle
  • Be over 18 years of age
  • Be eligible to work in the UK

If you are interested in applying for this role or have further questions regarding the role, please click on apply and we will gladly call you to discuss further.  We can answer all your questions.