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Health Care Assistant Care In Hand
Lleoliad: Fishguard
£10.40-10.65 yr awr

Job Description

Contracted Hours – Starting rate of pay: £10.40 – 10.65 (depending on experience/level)

Driving Licence Required

Fishguard & Surrounding Areas- Health and Social Care Workers

We pay our carers higher than the average for the whole of Wales!

Our rate of pay is reviewed twice a year!

We provide enhanced PPE including disposable masks and safety eye wear free of charge from local offices or collection points throughout Pembrokeshire

Care in Hand is an award-winning Health and Social Care provider with 4 regional offices in Saundersfoot, Pembroke Dock, Narberth and Goodwick. We provide home care services throughout Pembrokeshire, West Carmarthenshire and South Ceredigion with some of our services including:

Rehabilitation Services
Complex Care for clients with high dependency needs
Personal Care (Bathing, washing, dressing, continence management, medication supervision)
24 Hour Live in Carer Services
Sleep-In/ Night Time Carers
1-2-1 Block Care
1-2-1 Direct Payment Clients
Palliative/ End of Life Care
We now have new home care assistant positions available – whether you have previous support worker experience or you are looking for a chance to begin a new career and Health and Social Care is completely new to you, we want to hear from you. We will provide you with full support through our Social Care Induction and help you through the entire registration process to register as a Professional Social Care Worker (see our website for more on registration).

Starting a new job can be full of uncertainty but our senior care assistants will support you every step of the way. We have a great team and nearly all of our office and senior field staff began their careers with us at healthcare assistant entry level 1 so there is no shortage of experience and guidance to show you exactly what to do.

We also offer a great Staff Benefits Package:

Minimum 5 hours work per shift (5 1/2 hour top-up in trial stage), tax free mileage paid fortnightly based on published current petrol prices
Enhancements for rural areas Week 1 and week 2 rotas with set days
Free Employee Assistance Programme with Health Assured
QCF Health and Social Care Level 2 – 5 delivered in-house and funded by the Welsh Government with no age restrictions
Enhancements on Saturday & Sunday, Bank Holidays and Christmas Day
Travel time fully paid @ national minimum wage
Full pay for time spent training and shadowing whilst you learn
December pay received before Christmas Day
Contracted hours for job security
Excellent local office support between 6am and 10.30pm 365 days a year
Free use of company fleet cars in emergencies
Monthly employee management opportunities
Employee Free Kit Bag to include:
Uniforms & Jacket
Gloves, aprons & hand sanitizers
ID badges, torches, first aid
Reduced rate of £25 for your Disclosure Barring Service check – we pay the rest!
Is this a job for you?

We welcome your applications and are more than happy to answer any questions to help you decide.

Career progression roles could be available to you. Applicants must hold a full UK driving licence.

Make that change today and apply now – we can discuss all the details and help you take the next step.

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