Care Assistant

SKA Group

Care Assistant

Care Assistant – North & North West
 
We are working with a Prestige client who is currently looking for Care Assistants to join their teams. The roles are on an ad-hoc temporary basis, however there are opportunities for permanent roles, if this is something you would prefer.
 
Salary/Pay Rate
 
£10.00 to £11.00 per hour
 
Duties
 
The role of a care assistant can vary from client to client and depending on the setting of the home you are working with, below is a list of general duties, however some additional duties may be expected of you, but these will be fully explained within induction at any of the homes, before you commence shift
  • Personal Care
  • Feeding
  • Washing/bathing
  • Dressing
  • Maintaining personal Hygiene
  • Changing beds
  • General cleaning
  • Moving and handling
  • Entertaining and emotional support
Requirements
 
The ideal candidate will hold 6 months experience working in a care assistant or support worker role, hold a level 3 Health and Social Care qualification (or equivalent) and you will have or be willing to undertake a full enhanced DBS Check.
In addition to this, you will be willing to undertake Statutory & Mandatory training, including the practical of Moving & Handling and Basic Life Support (CPR)
 
What you will receive from us
 
As well as ongoing support and your own personal consultant you will receive a generous benefits package which includes:
  • Free Statutory & Mandatory Training (including Practical day)
  • Ongoing access to all of the NHS online courses Free
  • Free uniform
  • Perkbox – fantastic benefit and discounts on a wide range of products and services.
  • Work Place Pension
  • Holiday Entitlement
We also promise that we will do our upmost to offer you ongoing work, through a range of clients and settings, as per the requirements you provide during the registration process.
If this sounds of interest please get in touch with us today, by applying below or call 0800 002 5804 or email sheena@theskagroup.co.uk