Care Assistants

Christchurch Cares
12 Jan 2018
12 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Christchurch are a respected local family run company that incorporates Christchurch Pharmacy, Christchurch Clinics & Christchurch Care Agency. We take great pride in providing quality Healthcare services to the local community. Our Care Agency strive to recruit a high calibre of Care Assistants to deliver home care services to our clients living in and around Braintree, Halstead and Earls Colne.

We are currently recruiting for Care Assistants who:

  • are patient
  • have a cheerful nature
  • have the ability to multi task
  • are able to think quickly
  • are punctual
  • have a willingness to learn
  • are a good listener
  • are kind and have empathy
  • are able to take responsibility
  • drive and have use of their own vehicle (this is essential due to the rural nature of our client locations)

Although experience is desirable, we also have opportunities for those who are looking to begin a career in the Care Sector and offer an excellent training programme to all new recruits. In return, we can offer you:

  • a dedicated co-ordinating team who strive to fulfil your work needs
  • 24/7 support
  • permanent, flexible contracts - covering mornings, afternoons, evenings with a variety of shift patterns available covering weekdays & weekends; guaranteed hours (subject to completion of training & probation)
  • competitive honest hourly rates - £8.20ph for weekdays, £8.50ph for evenings & weekends (rates will be increasing from April)
  • holiday pay is on top of the rates given
  • paid mileage, currently .25p per mile (increasing from April)
  • double hourly pay on bank holidays
  • pension scheme
  • two free uniforms & free gloves, aprons
  • smartphone app to manage bookings
  • free DBS
  • incentive staff bonus scheme
  • refer a friend bonus payments (conditions apply)
  • discounted gym/swimming membership
  • staff health & wellbeing activities & initiatives