Location
Burntwood
Advertising Salary
£12.24

About The Role

Community Care Assistant

At Nexxus Care our Care Assistants are caring and supporting individuals within their own home, we expect our care assistants to carry out person centred care to all service users within our care. 

For this role we are looking for someone who can work in the Burntwood and Heath Hayes area on a 3 on and 3 off basis covering tea and bed calls
As this is a Community based role you are required to have a full UK driving licence and access to your own car - we are unable to process any applications if you do not possess these.
 
We are looking for caring and compassionate individuals to join our team of domiciliary care workers, you will be required to provide personal care (as required), prepare meals, assist with eating and drinking, carrying out shopping requirements, possibly providing palliative and end of life care and supporting service users and their families - whilst ensuring the care plan is always followed and report any changes as required. 
 

About You

Qualities were looking for:

  • Empathetic and compassionate – Going back to basics, we need individuals who are passionate about providing care and support to residents of all abilities
  • Able to build rapport and relationships quickly
  • Trustworthy and reliable – Are you punctual? Can you manage your time well?
  • Resilience? – Care is extremely rewarding, but can you handle the challenges as well as the fulfilment
  • Flexible – We try our best to ensure you can work the shifts preferred, but on occasions you may need to be flexible

What we need from you:

  • Can you work shifts between 7am and 10pm e.g 7am-2.30pm/2.30pm -10pm? 
  • Desire to provide personal care and support services to residents which respect rights and choices
  • Do you have the right to work in the UK with proofs? (i.e., passport, Visa)
  • We’ll need to complete a DBS check if you’re successful, we will cover the initial cost of this – T&Cs apply
  • Provide professional references – We’ll need at least 2 references from you previous employers
  • Complete mandatory 3-day classroom-based induction held locally – You’ll be paid to attend your training, and our training and recruitment team are always available to help

About Us

Nexxus care are a Staffordshire County Council owned company, and our goal is to provide outstanding domiciliary, reablement, extra care and residential support to our clients, as we understand the importance of caring for people in the familiarity of their own home, we built our services around people, not processes or tasks.

As well as a competitive pay structure, Nexxus Care offer a wide range of benefits such as.
    • Blue Light Card membership – This means you’ll get discounts from loads of high street store including JD Sports, New Look, River Island and more! You can also save money on your holidays!
    • Job security - Work for a local authority owned company
    • Refer a friend bonus
    • Enhanced bank holiday rates 
    • Funded DBS*
    • Classroom based training as well as care coaching - Paid in your first wage
    • Career development and qualifications - We want you to progress
    • 2 free uniforms
      
         INDDOM
*Subject to terms and conditions
 
 

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