Health Care Assistants

Maldon, Essex
£7 - £10/annum Up to £10 p/h + mileage + benefits
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Part Time
Do you want to work for the leading Care company in Essex?
• Do you want to be paid the best rates for care workers in the region, including 45p per mile business mileage?
• Are you interested in a job/ career for life?

Then why not join our award winning care team; we pride ourselves on being the best care provider in the county, promoting independence, dignity and quality of life at all times in a person centered caring and supportive environment.

This is an exciting time to join Essex Cares as we look to grow our provision of short term care and support in the county. This new service will support people at the point of crisis, helping our customers to become as independent as possible so they can play full and active roles in their communities.

The new service will include a range of roles working in a multi-disciplinary approach and through this will help avoid unnecessary admissions and delayed discharges from hospital, promote independence in people’s own homes, and ensure that people have greater choice and control over their longer term care and support.

As a Health Care Assistant you will be working in the Community in people’s homes as part of an integrated health and social care team including Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists carrying out health related tasks and assisting with personal care and encouraging independence.

At Essex Cares Ltd (ECL) we provide more than just a job. We offer a great fully paid training programme, including a first rate induction plus access to qualifications and of course wider career progression opportunities. A job with Essex Cares could really be “a career for life”!

We are looking for exceptional people who share our values and our commitment to helping and caring for individuals in our community; you will be expected to hold, working towards or willing to undertake level 3 QCF in the care industry.

What else can we offer you?
• 24 days holiday entitlement (plus bank holiday) pro rata
• FREE DBS check (which is a requirement of this role)
• Health Care Cash Plan (including reimbursement for dental, optical and chiropody plus much more)
• Flexible working hours – hours to suit your lifestyle
• Full & comprehensive PAID induction
• Ongoing Training & Career development
• Access to qualifications
• Real job satisfaction
• Up to £300 Refer a friend scheme
• Up to £300 loan on starting (subject to eligibility)
• Contributory Pension Scheme.

As this role requires travel around the community, a car driver with their own vehicle is essential.

If this sounds like a company you’d be proud to work for, why not apply today?

Sign up now and we will also pay up to £300 welcome payment!

We are an equal opportunities employer and positively encourage applications from suitable candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

We are proud to be part of the Disability Confident scheme which helps to employ, support and promote disabled people in the workplace.

Health Care Assistants

Maldon & Surrounding areas

Up to £10 per hour with opportunity to progress plus £300 welcome payment +45p mileage

Full and part time hours available