Care Assistant

Zoek Pin Ashington, Northumberland, England


Permanent (Full time)

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Care Assistant

Sapphire HR is currently recruiting for Care Assistant’s to assist our clients across the North-East in continuing to provide the highest standards of care and reassurance to vulnerable adults within /Northumberland.

This position is to work within the community visiting service users within their own homes.

As a Care Assistant, you will be responsible for working within our client’s domiciliary care agency; based within Northumberland. The company’s office is in Blyth Town Centre but with operations throughout Ashington, Blyth, Morpeth and other locations within Northumberland.

The client is currently recruiting for a Care Assistant(s) with both 24, 36 and Bank Contracts available.

Within, the Care Assistant role you will be directly involved in assisting the Social Care System in providing an integral service during these difficult times.

Shifts will include evenings, early mornings and weekends and you will be passionate about providing high-quality care and assisting the company in achieving its aim of promoting the independence of its service users for as long as is reasonably possible.

In return the successful Care Assistant will be provided with a generous benefits package for allowing our client's companies to continue – you will also be provided with job-security.

No experience is necessary and there are a large number of vacancies due to the increased demands anticipated within the sector. Therefore, this opportunity may be ideal for someone looking for job security and the ability to work providing vital services over the coming months.

All Care Assistants will be paid the “Real Living Wage” as set by the Living Wage Foundation and numerous other benefits, including a guaranteed day-off on your Birthday.

As a Care Assistant, you are also provided with a company mobile phone, full training and competitive mileage rates for the use of their own vehicle/reimbursement for public transport expenses.

Successful applicants will also be eligible to receive the COVID-19 Vaccine.

Employees with a Driving Licence can choose to have access to a Company Car / use their own car for work.

Responsibilities (Care Assistant):

1. Attending all shifts as scheduled and sometimes, at short notice as required; to allow self-isolation of existing employees and prevent the spread of infection.

the care is carried out in accordance with each service users Care Plan.

of meals, in line with nutritional requirements.

excellent interpersonal relationships with all clients.


Care is delivered in line with Health and Safety requirements.

that all records are completed in a timely and accurate manner.

that all training is kept up to date.

in accordance with the client’s policy, procedures and values always.

the independence of all of the client’s service users.

11. Ensuring that you always comply with Infection Control Policies and Procedures.

Person Specification (Care Assistant):


Approach to Working.


Care Certificate (desirable)

2 Health and Social Care (desirable).

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

Salary: £ per hour

Expected start date: 14/07/2021

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: £ per hour

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