Posted 37 days ago
Dementia Care Assistant
We are looking to recruit care assistants to work with our dementia clients and begin work in November/December and work through the Christmas / New Year period, with longer placements also available past this time.
Join SweetTree! DEMENTIA CARE ASSISTANT Flexible Working | Competitive pay | 24/7 On-Call Support | Free Training | Paid Holiday | Guaranteed Weekly Hours| Career Progression
Our zero-hour contracts give you the flexibility to build your work hours around your schedule and work the hours that suit you, however we ask for you to be available for a minimum of 15 hours per week. Due to the current pandemic, we will be conducting our interviews over video and our 4-day pre-employment assessment will also be conducted online.
Caring is very rewarding, especially in the current climate. Care is going the extra mile and we are looking for experienced care assistants just like you who are passionate, honest and hardworking, to provide exceptional care. The successful candidates must have a minimum of 3 month’s previous care experience as a care assistant and although care can be both challenging and rewarding, with the support of our accredited Care Training Academy, you will have all the tools needed to provide outstanding care. The ideal candidate would be able to commit to morning and afternoon shifts and be able to work around Hampstead and the local areas.
Some of the benefits of working as a Dementia Care Assistant with SweetTree include: Full PEE provided for both your own and our clients’ protection and safety Minimum 2-hour shift with clients Pay rates - £9.50 per hour Comprehensive Pre-Employment Programme Internal awards, a recognition scheme and Long Service Awards £200 Friend Referral Scheme 28 days paid holiday including Bank holidays DBS Certificate fully refunded once you have worked 80 hours Contributory Pension Scheme Career development pathways through our Care Training Academy
Apply or Information
Click apply to fill out our application form. If your experience matches our need you will be contacted by our recruitment team and then booked in for a video interview over zoom. Once successful, you will be contacted by HR and then booked in for our free pre-employment assessment (please note, this training is free to attend, but you will not be paid).