Join our Care team and support older people to live rewarding lives in the comfort of their own homes. We presently have vacancies available for Community Care Assistants in Newport and surrounding areas.
Our Care team is passionate about helping others. Becoming a Care Assistant is one of the most rewarding careers available and whilst past experience of providing care is helpful, we can provide all the training necessary to help you help others.
As our Community Care Assistant you should be adaptable and open to new challenges. You will be expected to bring a cheerful and optimistic attitude to your role. Creating positive relationships with our Clients is crucial so you’ll need to be a great communicator and able to put people at ease.
Care Assistant requirements
Past care experience is desirable but not essential.
You must hold a full driving license and have access to a car.
Care Assistant Shifts:
Flexible working from one shift a week up to full time. Contracted permanent hours.
Working Times: (These can be flexible dependent on personal circumstances)
6.45am-3pm & 3.30pm 10.30pm. Some evenings and weekend are expected pro rata.
Care Worker salary:
£9.20 – £9.80 p/hr dependent on times worked.
Any hours worked over contract are paid at £11.50p/hour.
Mileage allowance 35p per mile to cover petrol and support with maintenance costs. (Average 2013 petrol car runs at 10p per mile).
Care Worker Incentives:
Client routes planned around your living location where routes allow.
Referral fee paid for a new staff introduction.
Fee for Update Register for DBS paid annually whilst employed by Care One 2 One.
Double and time and half paid for bank and public holidays.
Blue Light Discount card provided – discounts include but not limited to 20% on eating out, £100 off at TUI, up to 50% off online fashion incl ASOS and BooHoo.
Professional Care Qualifications.
Promotion Opportunities Available.
If you feel that you would like to work in a well supported role and you have the skills and aptitude to care for our clients, please apply and we look forward to speaking with you very soon.