Overview

Experienced Care Assistant Job at Right at Home | Reading & Wokingham District – in Wokingham

Job Description

Have you been a Care Assistant/ Care Worker before, but wish you had longer to spend with the clients? Feel that you are lacking the support you need? Wish that you could see the same regular clients week in week out?


Right at Home match Care Assistants/ Care Workers with clients based on personality, interests and location to ensure you have a regular group of clients that you would see each week. We ensure that care calls are a minimum of one hour to ensure maximum benefit to the clients and the best use of your time.

We give you enough travel time to ensure you are never late or rushing around. As well as this we shadow you with every new client you get. We have a friendly and supportive office team who will be there to support your goals, whether that be regular hours each week, career progression, or just recognition for the great job you do.

Full training is provided and we will always pay you for your time including for training and office team meetings.

It takes a truly special person, with the right personality and a passion for making a real difference, to work as a Care Assistant/ CareGiver for Right at Home.

Our Clients depend on their dedicated Care team to support them with the daily activities of living in their home, including

Home help – light housework/meal preparation

Companionship

Shopping / trips out

Medication support

Some personal care

Right at Home is an award-winning home care company with a professional and can-do approach. Our care delivery is friendly, caring, committed and is inspirational to our Clients.

The Job

With 1 hour(+) call times, no rushed rotas and personal introductions to all our new clients, we give you time to care and time to do the most important thing – put a smile on the face of the people in your community who we support on a daily basis.

We have built a tremendous local reputation for top quality home care * , and offer our Care Assistants / CareGivers the following:

1 hour minimum call time

(Starting from) £10.00 – £11.50 per hour weekdays basic pay

£11.50 per hour weekends basic pay

Bank holidays 1.5-2x normal rate (£15-£20/hour)

PLUS Holiday Pay and other benefits

25p/mile mileage paid, 45p if with a client

PLUS Paid Training & team meetings

Awards for going the extra mile

No uniforms

Flexible hours and un-rushed schedules

Quality time with regular clients

No Strangers policy

Chance to get involved with the local community

Friendly supportive and highly experienced office team

Real Career opportunities working with the Wokingham District’s most highly recommended Homecare provider

IMPORTANT: As we are a community care provider you must be a driver with a car for this role.

Experienced Care Assistants will notice we are different. Our focus and attention is not only on supporting our clients but ensuring you are supported. Communication is key at Right at Home and we make sure all updates and changes are communicated and explained and we are always keen to hear your feedback and act on it.

If you would like to join a company that truly values its Care Assistants then please Apply today and our friendly team will be in touch.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent

Salary: Starting at £10 to £15/hour PLUS Holiday Pay and other benefits

  • Right at Home Reading & Wokingham District is the award winning local branch of the UKs most highly recommended national homecare network.

5*Star Employer Award Winner, 2019, 2020 and 2021

Top20 Homecare provider in South East England 2019 and 2020

(the only one in Wokingham District, and the only one serving Reading)

One of only four 10/10 rated homecare companies in the whole of Berkshire, and the only one covering Reading & Wokingham District.

Rated “Outstanding” for Caring by the CQC.

About Company

Company: Right at Home | Reading & Wokingham District –

Company Location:  Wokingham

About Right at Home | Reading & Wokingham District -