Search Live Jobs

Care Assistant (Walking positions)

£8.60 per hour
Health and Medicine, Social Care

Care Assistant (Walking positions)

Location: Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Salary: £8.60 per hour
Contract: Both full and part time permanent positions available

DK Home Support are an established care company covering all Gateshead areas. We provide a range of services and support to our clients to enable them to live independently at home and be supported out in the community.

We are currently expanding due to our excellent reputation and are looking for compassionate dedicated care assistants who live within the Whickham, Dunston, Blaydon areas to join our team.

We have a range of full/part time vacancies available tailored to fit round your needs.

All staff are required to work alternate weekends or one permanent Sat/Sun to ensure fairness to all employees and make sure you get time off to spend with family.

Your Role – Care Assistant:

  • Assisting Clients within their own homes delivering high-quality person-centred care.
  • Assisting Clients to access the community for social activities such as shopping, bingo or hospital appointments.
  • Tasks will include supporting with personal care, domestic duties and meal preparation.

Due to the nature of a walking position you must live within one of the above areas to minimise travel time between your clients calls.

Company Benefits

  • Full induction training before you commence your role. Inclusive of accredited first aid and manual handling training.
  • Uniform and equipment provided
  • Competitive rates of pay, exceeding national living wage.
  • 5.6 weeks holiday plus double time Christmas, new year and Easter
  • Contributary pension
  • Career progression offering health and social care diplomas and a selection of distance learning opportunities

If you feel you have the necessary skills and experience to be successful in this role click on ‘APPLY’ today, forwarding an up to date copy of your CV in the first instance.

No agencies please.

Apply for this job

Cover Letter

If you would rather email us directly, you can email us on:

© 2020 TribePost. All Rights Reserved.

Registered Office: 36B Speirs Wharf, Port Dundas, Glasgow, G4 9TG

Company Reg No. - SC372990 | VAT Reg No. - GB986160980

You can contact us on - 0141 465 2828

Privacy & Cookies  Terms & Conditions   Back to top