Support Worker / Care Assistant
Do you love going the extra mile for people to make them feel valued and respected? Do you go out of your way to help your friends and relatives and believe that you could extend this to other people? Do you enjoy helping people no matter how small? Is it important for you to work with a friendly team caring for others?
If this sounds like you and you feel you’re a naturally caring person then a job as a support worker with City & County may be just up your street. We support all difference types of people with Motor Neurone Disease, Muscular dystrophy, Spinal Cord, acquired brain injuries and other complex needs that may include a physical disability, who would like support either on a 24-hour basis within their own homes or to access the community on daily basis dependent on their needs and wishes. We feel that there is nothing better than seeing people happy in their own homes as we give them the support they need to live happy and fulfilled lives.
We provide comprehensive training throughout the year with mandatory courses offered and supplementary courses available upon request. Our induction programme includes enrolment on to the Care Certificate designed to equip health and social care workers with the skills they need to provide compassionate, person-centred care.
Working hours are on a shift pattern rota basis including some weekend working This is a great opportunity to develop your career in the care industry.
Previous experience is an advantage but is not essential as training is provided.
All applications will be subject to DBS checks and references.
Applicants with a full driving license would be preferable.
City and County is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.
Working hours are on a shift pattern rota basis including some weekend working.
We can offer both permanent full time, part time, and Bank contracts
This is a great opportunity to develop your career in the care industry. If this sounds of interest, click apply and one of the team will be in touch.
What we can offer
- Pay: 10.50- £11.25 per hour
- Locations: Luton, Leighton Buzzard
- Hours: Full time, Part time or Bank
- Shifts: Many Shifts are around 12 hour shift positions
- Full time and part time, contracted hours or bank positions available
- Employee Health & Wellbeing Programme
- Opportunity to earn a fully-funded diploma QCF in Health & Social Care
- Employee referral bonus scheme
- Pension scheme
- Paid, comprehensive induction training
- Ongoing training, support and development opportunities
About City & County
City & County Healthcare group, provides highly trained care teams for individuals who live within their own homes. We specialise in nurse-led care for adults and children with a range of disabilities such as spinal cord injuries, brain injuries, Multiple Sclerosis and Muscular Dystrophy.
Getting excited about this rewarding career? If you think you can help our clients live independent and fulfilling lives, we can’t wait to hear from you!
This post is subject to a full Enhanced Disclosure and satisfactory references (costs will be covered by the company)
The City and County Healthcare Group is an equal opportunities employer
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