Care Assistant

Type: Permanent

Date Posted: 44988

Closing Date: 45018

Location: Tayport, Fife, DD6 9LD

Salary: £10.50 to £14.00 per hour

Care Assistant

£10.50 – £14 Per Hour, Mileage at 45p per mile
LOCATION- Tayport area
Life at Prestige
People are at the very heart of Prestige, and we want to make life better for them. As a Care Assistant, you’ll join us in our continued efforts to make life better for our clients.
Prestige Nursing & Care has provided home care for over 75 years and we have 35 local offices in England and Scotland. We look after a variety of clients in their own homes and we also work with local care homes, nursing homes and the NHS.
Who will you be helping to make life better for?
Our clients are looking for somebody to help with domestic tasks around the house, all aspects of personal care, medication management and administration, and general emotional support.
What we offer:

£10.50 – £14 per hour
A 4/3 rota to give you a good work life balance
Blue Light Card discounts available for staff
Paid mileage at 45p per mile
Free Training before you start working with us & access to online learning
Continued professional development to support you & your career
Discount scheme with well-known retail brands
Holiday pay
Pension scheme
Refer and receive for £500 with our ‘Who’s your plus one?’ incentive – T&C’s apply, please speak to your local Recruitment Officer or Branch Manager for more details.
Discounted gym membership with Fife Sports & Leisure Trust

We’re looking for:

Six months’ paid UK experience in care preferred but full training available for the right person
Excellent communication skills
Caring, committed, resilient and reliable
A driver’s licence and access to own vehicle is essential – business insurance req
Good professional and personal references

Want to find out how you can make life better for yourself and the people you care for?
Please apply
In line with CQC & Care Inspectorate regulations, we require and will undertake Enhanced DBS/PVG, Right to Work, Reference and Employment History checks in line with Government guidelines for this role and safer recruitment best practice.
Whilst we endeavour to keep the recruitment process as short as possible, due to the nature of these important checks there may be extension to timelines.

We are unable to sponsor overseas candidates
All our clients are equally entitled to have their needs met in a safe, fair and balanced way. Prestige Nursing & Care colleagues are responsible for promoting Equal Opportunities for all and for challenging any behaviour or practice which discriminates against any client or colleague on the grounds of race, religion, disability, age, gender, sexual orientation, identity or any other perceived difference.