Your role as a Care Assistant
Care Assistant roles can be an extremely rewarding field. Every day you will be helping to improve lives, working on the front line of Health and Social Care with a wide variety of clientele. Care Assistants provide support to the disabled, elderly, dementia patients, long-term ill and individuals with learning difficulties, so your role can be very varied and no days will ever be the same! You can work as a care assistant in a residential or nursing home or in a respite care setting. We also offer some 1:1 position in supported living accommodation.
Main duties of a Care Assistant
- maintaining their hygiene
- ensuring they receive healthy meals and fluids
- helping them with basic day-to-day or administrative tasks like paying bills.
The Care Assistant role also includes getting to know clients personally and providing them with emotional support and company, being a good listener and encouraging them to take part in activities and socialising with other residents, all of which contributes positively to their wellbeing.
Required skills and experience of a Care Assistant
Basildon is the largest and fastest growing economy in Essex with big names such as Ford Motor Company and Konica Minolta based in the town. The town has a population of over 180,000 people and an economy worth £3.7bn. The area is strong for the digital, creative and ICT sectors and is well connected with London and international destinations. It is just 30 minutes by train to London and 20 minutes from London Southend airport.
£8.72 - 11 Per Hour
HEALTHCARE ASSISTANTSWANTED!! Are you looking for a career in the care industry? Do you want to advance your current career? If yes, we are the company for you! As a Healthcare Assistantyou will be playing a fundamental part in improving vulnerable people's lives. This job role is on a shift rota with full time hours between earlies, long days and nights including weekends. Job Title: Healthcare Assistant Location:Basildon Rate of Pay: £8.72- £11.00per hour The daily duties of a Healthcare Assistant: Delivering personal care to each individual Building a good relationship with each individual candidate Assisting day to day with all tasks Promote a High standard of care Requirements of a Healthcare Assistant: Flexible hours Great communication skills DBS required 6 months experience within the last 3 years in a Healthcare role Experience in a role supporting similar needs is preferable Benefits of working for Swanstaff: Weekly pay Ongoing regular work 28 days Annual leave ‘Refer A Friend’ – earn CASH rewards when referring a friend to Swanstaff (T&C’s apply) 24/7 on call support If you’re interested in this role please apply online now or alternatively please get in touch with Tyler from our National Temps team! www.swanstaff.co.uk Looking for a tool to help you with your job search? Download the Swanstaff APP now for all our latest vacancies, career advice and more! EMPOWERING PEOPLE WITH OPPORTUNITIES Swanstaff Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer.
£8.72 Per Hour
Are you looking for a new role as a House Keeper? Our prestigious client in the Basildon area is looking for a DBS checked House Keeper to join their team. Could it be you? This role is a temp to perm basis! Job title:House Keeper Location:Basildon, Essex Rate of pay:£8.72 per hour The Role of a House Keeper: Our client, based in Basildon, is currently seeking a House Keeper to join their team.Working within a care environment, the successful applicant will be required to carry out general cleaning and light maintenance duties within the site. But why join our team? We couldn’t achieve what we do without our amazing teams. We believe in our people and want to ensure you feel appreciated and supported at every step of your journey with us. For this reason, we offer an excellent range of benefits as listed below. • Competitive pay rates • FREE training • 24 hour support • Flexible hours • Refer a Friend Scheme - get up to £200 for referring a carer or nurse to us To Apply If you're interested in this role please apply online now or alternatively please get in touch with Tyler from our Chelmsford team! www.swanstaff.co.uk EMPOWERING PEOPLE WITH OPPORTUNITIES Swanstaff Recruitment Ltd is an equal opportunities employer.