Care Assistant Newport (Driver with own vehicle essential)
Thistle Care is an independent home care provider in Cardiff and Newport. We provide care and support to citizens within the community. We are currently looking to recruit a team of care assistants to work in the Newport area. We have a variety of contracted hours available from 16 – 36 hrs but you must have availability from 0700 hrs – 2230 hrs.
You must have availability to work on weekends
The role involves providing care and support to citizens within the community, therefore a driving license & access to your own car is essential, mileage allowance is paid on top of the hourly rate. You will have good communication skills at all levels and have an empathetic and compassionate nature. Experience in this role is advantageous but not essential as full training is provided. You will be mentored into your new role by our experienced senior staff. Training is paid upon a successful probationary period.
As our Care Assistant we will provide you with the benefits below:
£9.00 per hour
Weekly Pay – Every Friday
Generous Mileage allowance
Work Mobile phone
Full induction training (paid)
Assistance and support with the All Wales Induction Framework
Assistance with Social Care Wales registration
Ongoing support in your role
QCF/ NVQ progression
We would love to hear from you, whatever your background. All we ask is you have a good attitude to learn. Please contact Paul on (phone number removed)
Part-time hours: 12 – 24 hours per week
Full Time Hours: 24 – 36 hours per week
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent, Contract
Salary: £9.00 – £9.75 per hour
All our Care workers receive infection control and hand hygiene training and are issued with PPE in line with the Welsh Government Guidelines. Care workers are required to complete two lateral flow tests a week in line with Public Health Wales Guidelines.