Contact Us
01244 321 199

Care Assistant – Derby

Change Text Size A A A
Derby
£9.00 - £18.00 per hour
Full-time, Part-time

Overview:

If you have worked in care or believe you have what it takes to be a Care Assistant then please read on.

With over 25 years of experience in the domiciliary care sector, SureCare are opening a new branch in Derby! We are currently seeking to recruit a number of high calibre individuals to support our care at home services in and around Derby and Derbyshire. We have vacancies for both town and village locations.

What is the role of a Care Assistant?

We are looking for enthusiastic and dedicated individuals who put others at the heart of all they do. This is an exciting opportunity for those who can demonstrate a commitment to providing outstanding levels of care to support our clients to remain independent in their own homes.

You will be supporting clients with personal care, meal preparation, medication support, cleaning duties, accompanying to appointments, accessing community activities and services, companionship and reducing social isolation. You may be the only person our client sees in a day and you can make a positive difference to their well-being.

There has never been a better time to get on board with one of the leading suppliers of quality care here in Derby.

To be considered for these opportunities, please apply online at enquiries@surecarederby.co.uk or call 01332 300 520 for an informal chat.

No closing date as recruitment is ongoing.

Key Points:

  • We are looking for full-time and part-time workers for early shifts, late shifts, day shifts and weekend shifts, in fact something to suit most people’s working needs.
  • Ideally you will have a car to reach clients homes and to accompany them to appointments, but we do have some availability for those who might need to use a bike or public transport.
  • You will need to have a satisfactory enhanced DBS check, satisfactory references and the right to work in the UK.
  • If your ambitions are to work in an office-based environment then we will also be looking to appoint team leaders and care co-ordinators as the new level of service develops. Your career progression will be down to you.
  • Licence: Full UK driving licence (required)

Benefits:

  • Hourly rates start from £9.00 and go up to £18.00 with enhancements for weekends, time and a half for bank holidays and double time for Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.
  • Full, extensive and ongoing training – so previous experience is not essential.
  • Exciting opportunities for career progression within our new branch.
  • Opportunity for pay increases as you become more qualified.
  • Paid travel time.
  • DBS cost reimbursed after successful completion of probation period.
  • Up to £100 bonus if you refer a friend to become a care assistant for SureCare Derby and a generous refer a client scheme.
  • A growing staff discount scheme.
  • 5.6 weeks annual leave including bank holidays (pro-rated).
  • Free branded uniform, identification card and personal protective equipment.
  • Workplace pension scheme.
  • Opportunity to shape a new branch as it grows – be a part of something exciting from the very beginning.

Working Hours:

Mornings, evenings and weekends

Salary:

£9.00 - £18.00 per hour