Care Assistant

  • Location:

    Aberdeenshire, Scotland

  • Sector:

    Health & Social Care

  • Job type:

    Immediate Start

  • Salary:

    £9.00 - £16.00 per annum + Free PVG & uniform

  • Contact:

    Emma Linton

  • Contact email:

    emma.linton@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/555424

  • Published:

    28 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-07-12

  • Start date:

    ASAP

Front-line workers supporting the community with their skills and expertise are always highly valued. Still, in this time of COVID-19, these workers are particularly needed and appreciated.

If you have experience as an Agency Care Assistant, are based in the Aberdeenshire area, and are dedicated to helping others and know just how rewarding such a role can be, we want to hear from you today. We have flexible positions available paying £9 to £16 per hour.

The role and how you can help:

Working as an Agency Care Assistant in the Aberdeenshire area, you will be responsible for all aspects of personal care, which includes assisting with feeding, bathing, washing and dressing. You'll be efficient and organised with all record-keeping of official charts relating to feeding, activity, etc., and will be experienced and dedicated when it comes to following detailed care plans. Agency Care Assistants will be paid up to £16 an hour in this role.

What you'll need to offer:

To succeed in your application, you will need to have a minimum of six months' experience within the UK, working in the care sector as a Clinical Support Worker, Agency Home Care Worker or Agency Healthcare Assistant. You'll be used to flexible working and will ideally have a driving licence. The most important thing is that you are committed to your clients and have a desire to get to know them and their interests and needs. Also important are:

  • Excellent communication skills and a friendly attitude.
  • Commitment to time-keeping and efficiency.
  • Ability to multi-task and remain calm under pressure.

If you're looking for your next role and are available to take on your next care position, please get in touch with us today to find out more and to apply. Rest assured, in this time of COVID-19 if any interviews are required; they'll be conducted online or via phone to ensure your health and safety.

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.