Care Assistant

Care Assistant

GreenSquareAccord | Rotherham, ENG, GB

Posted 16 days ago

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Description

Job Title- Care Assistant

Location- Barnsley

Salary- £10.31phr (Barnsley) - 30p per mile

Working hours- Full Time/Part Time opportunities, guarenteed hours available!

**** £500 Joining Bonus if you are out to work before Christmas ****

About us

GreenSquareAccord is one of the biggest social housing and care providers in England, we provide care and support to some of the most vulnerable people in society. This includes older people`s residential care, Specialist dementia care, Mental health nursing and supported housing for people with learning disabilities, with over 25 years` experience in over 100 care schemes, providing three million hours of care each year - GreenSquareAccord provides a hugely rewarding place to work

About the Service

GreenSquareAccord Barnsley are a home care provider that has been providing care for people in their own homes for over 20 years. We are a lead provider within the local area offering highly specialised care to over 250 customers ranging from full personal care to a social visit enabling our customers to safely access their community, always with their dignity and preferences taken into consideration. We have a team of over 100 care and support workers that are highly trained to enable us to maintain our good CQC rating, working alongside our friendly office team. At GreenSquareAccord we believe consistency in care is at the heart of our service and that is why we work hard to pair our customers with care and support workers in the areas they are local, to enable the best possible care to be given

In your new role, you will:

Build relationships with service users, which are open and two way
Support Residents to undertake their daily routines including, personal care, administering medication, housework, cooking, shopping, social calls and much more.
Establish methods of communication with service users, reducing barriers when necessary
Accurately report and/or record work activities

You will ideally have:

Experience working within a Care environment (Advantageous but not essential as full induction training will be given)
A warm hearted, friendly manner, patience, kindness and good communication, a willingness to help others, requiring patience
An open and honest character, respectful and celebrate diversity, connect with colleagues and residents to celebrate uniqueness
The ability to be a natural care giver and someone who can communicate in an open and honest manner with your colleagues, residents and their visitors

Benefits

In support and recognition of our colleagues who will help us deliver our employer strategy, we offer a fantastic benefits package. This includes;

Be part of one of the most dynamic, innovative, and ambitious housing and social care organisations in the UK.
Pension scheme with contributions
Confidential support service with access to free counselling
Confidential Employee Assistance Programme (EAP).
Career progression
Specialist online care induction followed by additional support and training
Guaranteed contracted hours
Free DBS and uniform
£250 Refer a friend payment scheme
Phones/ weather proof jackets provided.

All individuals who apply to work at GreenSquareAccord are considered on their merits in line with our Diversity and Inclusion strategy and policy.

Please note that if you are successful in this role, we will require a fully enhanced DBS check to be completed. Further details will be sent following offer.

GreenSquareAccord are a Disability Confident Employer therefore we actively encourage applications from individuals with disabilities and try to provide access, adjustments, equipment, or other practical support where required. All applicants with a disability who meet the `essential eligibility criteria` for the role, as detailed in the job description, are guaranteed an interview.%61846586%