Care Assistant

Care Visions At Home
Newcastle Upon Tyne
£15,000 - £19,999
08 Mar 2018
14 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Part Time
Care Visions at Home are currently recruiting experienced Care Assistants in various locations in Newcastle upon Tyne, those who are New to Care and those who may have cared for a family member.

Being a Care Assistant it is important to us is that you have excellent communication skills and have the ability to develop strong working relationships, if you have cared on any personal level and you hold a genuine desire to develop a career in this field. The most important factor for the company is that you share our values. You will have a kind and caring nature, a serious commitment to work and a desire to work in an organisation where you can make a real difference to the everyday lives of people in our community.

We need carers that can work in the community covering both long sits (up to 13-hour shifts 1-1 with a client) and/or short calls (visiting multiple clients on a rolling rota system)

Pay rate: £7.55 to £9.15 p/h (depending on shift times and qualifications) (Holiday pay, travel time & fuel allowance is paid in addition to the hourly rate)

To apply you must be a driver with access to a car.

Full Time and Part Time Guaranteed Contracted Hours

Essential Requirements:
  • Experienced and committed to delivering the best possible care (Essential)
  • A car driver with access to a vehicle (Essential)
  • Qualified level 2 or above in Health & Social Care or willing to work towards (Essential)
  • Available to work flexible hours and reliable (Essential)
  • Dedicated to improving the lives of others (Essential)
  • Guaranteed Contracted Hours
  • Travel time paid between calls
  • A Full weeks paid Induction
  • Paid Shadowing
  • Paid Mileage
  • Enhanced rates for Bank Holidays up to £13.72 per hour
  • Set Rolling Rotas
  • Weekly pay & mileage
  • Refer a friend bonus
  • Free uniform
  • Excellent employee support and benefits
  • Yearly services awards and incentives
  • Monthly payroll prize draws
  • Child care vouchers
  • Paid Annual Leave
  • Weekly Care Assistant Facebook competitions
Values Statement:

Care Visions At Home work with a core set of Values and Behaviours in mind, based on R.E.S.P.E.C.T. These values were developed and built in collaboration with all our staff. Our vision is that we will all work towards these Values on a daily basis so the Behaviours are embedded within our culture as an organisation.

Our Values are: - R.E.S.P.E.C.T

Reliable, Efficient, Supportive, Professional, Evolving, Caring and Trusted
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