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Agency Care Assistant

Flexicare Internal Agency, Cornwall Care House, County Wide, Cornwall, United Kingdom Req #601
07 June 2022

Agency Care Assistant (Internal)

(Flexicare – Internal Agency – Cornwall Care)


flexible contract offering monthly, annualised or zero hours + pick the shift that suits you 24 hours per day, 7 days per week + enhanced rates of pay and bonuses available + mileage paid at £0.45 per mile

 

  • £10.50 per hour
  • Commitment to only 1 shift per month required
  • Cornwall

 

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If you are an amazing carer, who wants to be in the driving seat when it comes to when and where you work, then we would love to hear from you.

 

Here at Cornwall’s largest Care provider, we have an Internal Agency known as Flexicare.  It provides all the benefits Cornwall Care has to offer but with the option of monthly, annualised or zero hours, it is up to you.  We have shifts available 24 hours a day 7 days a week, but don’t worry there is no pressure for you to pick up more than you wish or travel further than you are comfortable with. The more areas you are able to cover the more work we have available.  With 13 Care Homes and our Homecare services based throughout Cornwall you never have to travel far to pick up a shift with Cornwall Care.


What We Offer You: 

 

We offer a whole host of benefits.  As Part of our team you will enjoy:

  • Shifts picked up via our handy internal app with a calendar displaying which shifts are available in what areas.  Simply pick the shift to suit you at the touch of a button and the shift is yours.
  • Accrued holidays - paid time off!
  • Paid mileage – 0.45p per mile or public transport costs covered.
  • Free uniform and DBS check
  • Shopping discounts with high street retailers and local suppliers
  • Refer a friend bonus programme – earn up to £300.00 extra for simply recommending a friend.
  • Support available 7 days a week until 10pm at night should you require any support whilst working.
  • Annual leave – Choose when to take your accrued annual leave allowance weekly or monthly.

 

In additional, there are excellent progression opportunities and full support readily available.  We pride ourselves on helping you to achieve your NVQ’s. Wherever you begin your journey with Cornwall Care there is always the opportunity to progress.
 

 

What you will do:

  • Assist and enable clients with their personal care needs.
  • Assist and enable a client with eating and drinking as well as undertaking general day-to-day activities as required.
  • Follow, regularly keep up-to-date and understand the person’s plan of care and risk assessments.
  • Respect the dignity of each person in your care by both word and action.
  • Make a difference to a person’s life.

What you will need:

  • Good standard of literacy and numeracy
  • One year experience of providing care and support to vulnerable clients and with dementia
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent Communication skills
  • Full driving licence and own transport for community work.

If you have any questions, or require any help or support to complete your application please give us a call on 01872 59 77 20 or email Recruitment@ cornwallcare.org.

We look forward to hearing from you!

 


Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Min Hiring Rate £10.50
  • Max Hiring Rate £12.50
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  • Flexicare Internal Agency, Cornwall Care House, County Wide, Cornwall, United Kingdom