Care Assistant

Medacs Healthcare
Closing date
30 May 2021

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Reablement Home Care


This role is perfect for an experienced domiciliary care assistant who can drive.

An exciting new opportunity has come up for care assistants to work ongoing temporary shifts with the reablement team.

The role of the reablement care assistant is to support service users when they are newly out of hospital and who need short-term support during their recovery, perhaps after a stroke, operation or fall and support them to become independent in their own home again. This will include some personal care and help with domestic tasks.

You must be able to drive and have access to a vehicle with business use on your car insurance. You must be confident in lone working. You will attend an induction session and then shadow another member of the team before working alone.

You will be able to claim back the mileage used between calls at 45 pence per mile.

Shifts are available Monday - Sunday and two shift times are available 07.30 - 13.30 and 16.00 - 22.00.

The reablement covers the whole of Central Bedfordshire split into two areas. North - (Biggleswade, Ampthill and surrounding areas) and South - (Dunstable, Leighton Buzzard and surrounding areas). It is essential that candidates live within easy access of the area.


Minimum of 6 months recent relevant UK care experience within a similar setting.
NVQ level 2 preferred.
Must be able to commit to a 12 week rota but can be flexible.

  • 25-30 hours a week available on a rolling rota
  • Potential overtime
  • Pay review after 12 weeks
  • Potential temp-perm
  • Paid mileage from first to last call
  • Weekly payroll
  • Experienced recruitment consultants 24/7
  • Free mandatory training
  • Recommend a friend reward scheme
  • Holiday pay

Why Medacs Healthcare?

With a reputation for delivering high quality care, Medacs Healthcare is one of the UK's leading health care agencies. As well as being committed to caring for our clients, Medacs Healthcare also cares for it's staff. Our professional and friendly approach gives our workers the support they need to grow and develop in their role.

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