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Care Assistant – Days Gofal
Location: Newport
£8.94-9.08 per hour

Overview
Have you helped an elderly neighbour before? Do you show empathy for other people? Have you helped raise children? And how did it make you feel?

If your answer is anything along the lines of ‘it made me feel pretty good!’ – you are the person that we are looking for.

Job Description
Our client is offering the opportunity to join their team as a Care Assistant doing day shifts, based in their nursing home in Newport.

They don’t look at application forms just for qualifications or work history – they look for the person underneath all of that so this is a fantastic opportunity for somone that is new to the social care sector.

Our client provides the training and will teach you how to do the role. All they ask is that you are a reliable, hardworking and naturally caring person.

So if you check on your elderly neighbour, do the weekly shop for your family, help raise children, offer to help on school trips, you have what they need! With a dedicated Learning & Development Team, they will provide all the training you required, such as All Wales Induction Framework to ensure that you succeed and excel in this role.

The role (and their residents!) will keep you on your toes – no two days will be the same. From personal care to joining in with activities, this is a varied role that will send you home with a great sense of achievement and pride.

This is a full time post, 38.5 hours per week, working 3 shifts one week and 4 shifts the next week with every other weekend off. The shifts are on a rolling rota, so you’ll always know what days you are working each week – great for planning ahead!

Part time hours also available (16.5)

Our client offers a higher rate of pay if you hold a NVQ/QCF Level 2 in Health and Social Care for Adults.

Rates of pay vary from £8.94 – £9.08 per hour.

If you feel this role could be the right fit for you, please click Apply Now or send me your CV and a Covering Letter.


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