We are looking for caring and passionate Care Assistants living close to the Heckmondwike area of West Yorkshire. We have roles available across the Kirklees area including Heckmondwike, Cleckheaton, Batley, Gomersal, Mirfield, Dewsbury, and surrounding areas, so if you live in any of these areas, we have plenty of local work for you.
You do not need experience as full training is provided, you just need a big heart and a passion for making a difference in a person’s life. However, it is essential that you are a car driver due to the nature of the role.
Care Assistant – job description
All their clients’ needs vary, from companionship, assisting with personal care, domestic duties and preparing meals, to helping with medication or keeping them active in the community and continuing to do the things they love. If you think about everything you do daily, you would be supporting someone to do the same. If you are caring in nature, empathetic, patient and understanding and want to make a difference, then why not do something rewarding.
You could be joining a specialist homecare provider who support older adults in their own homes in the local community. They were founded by individuals with over 30-years’ experience in the social care sector, so they know what it takes to provide high-support. They pride themselves on providing honest and personalised support to their clients and families in order to maintain their client’s independence in the comfort of the place they feel happiest, their home.
Pay rates, hours & benefits
- £9.50 per hour + 30p mileage allowance.
- Paid travel time at £9.00 per hour.
- Full and part time hours available.
- Lots of opportunities to obtain further qualifications and career progression.
- The biggest benefit of all is making a difference every day to the people you support and knowing you have a rewarding job.
They also recognise that their team are vital to making a difference in the lives of the people they support, but also the business. They offer fantastic training with the potential to develop and progress to managerial roles. So, who knows where this role may take you in the future!
If you have any questions about this Care Assistant job, or if you wish to apply, then please click on the apply button. Once you have applied, we would carry out an initial pre-screen of your application, your CV & application is then passed to the end employer who would then contact you directly to progress your application further. This would usually be within 24-72 hours of applying and this telephone conversation is for you to ask any questions you may have and the end employer to find out more about you.