Job description

Requirements

  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary £9.23 - £9.53 gross per hour
  • North Shields

Description

Personal Support Assistant

Various hours available

£9.23 - £9.53 per hour

Our client is a social enterprise wholly owned by Age UK North Tyneside who are looking for Community Personal Support Assistants in North Tyneside.

They currently have vacancies in the following areas:


- Wallsend
- Wideopen
- Longbenton
- Killingworth/Forest Hall
- North Shields
- Whitley Bay
- Shiremoor

As a Personal Support Assistant your goal is to promote and enable our clients to live as independently as possible in their own homes. Support Care Assistant roles can also vary from companionship, shopping, meal preparation and housework to aiding with medication, bathing and more personal care duties.

What we offer our Personal Support Assistants

We offer an enhanced rate of pay of up to £9.53 including travel time, to all care assistants with their Level 2 Qualification. As well as fantastic rates of pay, we also provide our care assistants with a range of employee benefits:


- Paid training and induction
- Paid DBS check
- Two free EveryDay care assistant uniforms
- 4 weeks paid holiday - separate to hourly rate
- 8 days paid bank holidays
- Mileage paid at 20p per mile OR staff can use one of two EveryDay pool cars
- Double time for Christmas Day and New Year’s Day
- £5 Monthly payment for mobile phone users
- Staff engagement forum representing group employees
- Annual pay review
- Health and wellbeing events
- Loyalty bonus paid after two years’ service
- Refer a friend scheme £200 payment
- Pension scheme
- Career progression opportunities

What we look for in a Personal Support Assistant

Previous experience in care or as a care assistant is not necessary. Full training is always provided.

We require you to have:


- The right to work in the UK
- A kind nature and passion to making a difference as a care assistant.
- A valid Driver’s Licence and your own car if possible

How to apply for the Personal Support Assistant role:

If you have the skills and experience required for this Personal Support Assistant job, just click "apply" today and you will be directed to the company website where you can download and complete the application form.

Other similar experience may include: Care assistant, care worker, care and support worker, health care assistant, care and home help assistant, support worker, personal assistant, personal care assistant

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