Care Worker

Care Assistant Permanent

Full/Part time, Evenings, Earlies, Weekends. IMMEDIATE START - Full Training and on-going support - Weekly Pay - Paid Induction - Fantastic staff benefits

CHORLEY, ADLINGTON, COPPUL, WHITTLE-LE-WOODS, EUXTON, BUCKSHAW VILLAGE, CROSTON, ECCLESTON, MAWDSLEY, BRETHERTON, HESKIN, SOUTH RIBBLE and all surrounding areas.

Are you ready for 2018 a new challenge and career with a leading National Care Provider - ARK HOME HEALTHCARE.

We are a Homecare Framework provider and our business is growing.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join our dedicated Domiciliary and Reablement Community Care teams. Whether you are brand new to care or have worked in the industry for many years, we have a Care Assistant/Worker role for you.

Ark Values are what all our employees live by, ensuring we deliver the best service to our staff and service users. These are:-

Teamwork - Altogether more caring

Trust - From the Ark family to yours

Kindness - At the heart of what we do

Respect - Caring for you as an individual

Quality - Providing excellent care

Making a Difference Working in care is a unique career, every day is different, with fresh challenges but also rewarding achievements. After you finish your care shift, you can go home knowing you have made a difference to people's lives - not everyone can say that.

Career Progression There are real opportunities for progression as a Care Worker at Ark; many of our Operations Directors and Branch Managers progressed from Care Worker roles - the world of care is your oyster.

Day to Day Duties of a Care Worker Ark Care Workers work out in the community, helping people to live well in their own homes. Your general duties will include:

  • Assisting with personal care i.e. bathing, dressing, skin care, shaving, oral care and toileting
  • Helping with general tasks such as collection of prescriptions and paying bills
  • Meal preparation i.e. menu planning, preparing and serving foods
  • Domestic duties including changing beds, laundry, ironing and shopping
  • Assisting with medication
  • Companionship - individuals may not have any family and you may be their only visitor that day

Benefits of Working for Ark It's great working for Ark - here's why:

  • Competitive pay
  • Local work and flexible hours
  • Free induction and on-going training, including QCF and Apprenticeship qualifications
  • Free uniform and equipment
  • Generous staff referral bonus scheme (for referring your first friend we will pay you £200 and then for each additional friend we will increase this amount e.g. if you refer five friends we will pay you £1250 - what a bonus!)
  • Paid Holidays
  • Benefits schemes including pension and childcare vouchers

Want to find out more? We've got local interviews available - apply today.

Applicants must be drivers with daily access to a vehicle

Date posted: Posted 24 days ago
Location: Lancashire
Salary: £7.83 - £8.83 Per Hour

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Job Overview

  • Date Posted:
    Posted 24 days ago
  • Location:
    Lancashire
  • Job Title:
    Care Assistant
  • Salary:
    £7.83 - £8.83 Per Hour