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Care Assistant (Guaranteed Hours, Mid-Kent)

  • Location: Maidstone
  • Salary: £9.50 - £12.55 per hour
  • Contract: Full time/Permanent
  • Date posted: March 29, 2021
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We’re Looking for Carers Seeking Guaranteed Hours

Where

Opportunities across Kent such as:
Maidstone
Medway
Tonbridge

What

Working within our agency division as a carer, you will receive a Guaranteed Hours contract that ensures 37.5 hours of work per week. You will be able to choose from a wide variety of placements to suit you in both Learning Disability Support Worker and Healthcare Assistant positions. These will include:

Mental Health Homes: A challenging yet highly rewarding role, this position requires you to have enthusiasm and a calm, supportive nature while you work alongside those with mental health disorders in a warm, welcoming environment.

Supported Living Homes: Providing support to people with mental health disorders, you will need to have an empathetic approach and a calm, self-motivated outlook.

Specialist Schools: Challenging yet fulfilling, this position will enable you to give person-centred care to children and young people with learning disabilities or mental health disorders in safe, aspirational environment.

Schools: A rewarding yet demanding role, this position will require you to work alongside children within a small nursing team to ensure pupils’ health and wellbeing is monitored and managed.

Care Homes: Working with residents of a care home, you will ensure they feel secure, safe and content while enjoying a person-centred role that needs compassion and understanding.

Hospitals: A flexible, fast-paced role, this position will allow you to work alongside patients in a clinical setting while supporting colleagues by way of observations and ensuring patients feel secure and content.

When

Days and/or nights
Regular shift patterns

We’ll give you

  • £9.50 – £12.55 per hour depending on shift and additional enhancements for bank holidays and holiday pay
  • 37.5 hours per week
  • Paid travel expenses
  • A wide variety of placements
  • Free DBS check
  • Access to career development events
  • Outstanding in-house training and CPD courses
  • Support from Mental Health First Aiders
  • Bonuses via our Refer a Friend benefit scheme

You’ll need

  • To be able to fit seamlessly into roles within an array of environments
  • Compassion, confidence and a gentle, caring nature
  • To have a clean UK driving licence and your own car
  • To be double vaccinated against Covid-19

Who we are

Superior Healthcare is a specialist provider of complex care at home for children, young people and adults who have long-term health conditions.

The organisation was established in response to the co-founders’ personal experience of caring for a family member who has an acquired brain injury. For us, it’s personal.

Ready to have a chat?

Apply today, uploading your CV, and a member of the Superior Team will be in touch. If you would prefer to speak with a member of our team, please call Jess on 01227 774878 and we will answer any questions you may have. We look forward to hearing from you!

Superior Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer (agy). Registration is subject to Enhanced DBS check and references.

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