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Respite Care Assistant


Job Description

We are looking for RespiteCare Assistantsto join our team and help us make a difference to the lives of vulnerable people, providing support to live independently in their own homes around your local area and community.

A typical day in the life of aRespite Care Assistantwill help support our customers in a variety of ways depending on their needs, this will be sitting calls allowing the main carer to have a break, calls will be between 1to 6hours long.

We are looking for respite carers in the Ferndown, Ringwood and Verwoodarea

The hours will be either Tuesday to Saturday or Monday to Friday depending on the service user's needs, the rolewould suit someone who is looking for schoolor part time hours, you do not need experience as this will be given and would suit a non driver.

  • Earn up to £11.60per hour as aHome Care Assistant
  • Full time&part-timeshifts available
  • Overtime available
  • Supportive & Established management
  • Lots of further career opportunities

Agincare offer fantastic benefits;

  • £500 Welcome Bonus * Subject to T&Cs
  • Paid two-day Induction
  • Paid upfront DBS
  • Fast Track Job Offers
  • Refer a friend bonus - £250

We also offer other wonderful benefits for all our staff;

  • Paid Mileage
  • Access to Blue Light Membership
  • Fully Funded Continuous Professional Development
  • Employee AssistanceProgramme (EAP) available to all our employees
  • Long Service Award
  • Recognition Awards
  • Paid Annual Leave
  • Internal competitions to win prizes e.g. holidays, extra annual leave

About you

You dont need to have previous experience or qualifications in care, whats important is you are passionate and motivatedand you want to help in your community. If you want Job Satisfaction and a job where every day is different, our RespiteCare Assistantrole could be the perfect opportunity for you.

We can offer youfully-funded training and career development opportunities for all regardless of experience in social care (training programmes up to and including Level 5).

About Agincare

Weve been voted as the top care company to work for by Indeed, and our team agree - were proud that we average at 4/5* on employee reviews.

Were a family-run business caring for people since 1986, this year were celebrating 35 years! With over 3,500 team members, were one of the UKs largest care providers and are continuing to grow. With over 50 locations across our care homes, home care branches and live-in offices - there really is something for everyone.

Equal opportunities are important to us at Agincare and we welcome applications from all

Apply now

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