Care Assistant - Cardiff

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 Care Assistant- Cardiff

Pay Rate - £8.49- £9.50 per hour

As a complex care agency Pulse Community Healthcare are currently seeking an experienced care assistant to work alongside our client and help maintain a daily routine.

The purpose of the role will be to assist with a variety of tasks which may include shopping, financial budgeting and encouraging a variety or recreational and social activities. Specialist training will be provided as necessary, allowing you to effectively meet all of the client’s care needs and develop your own skills.

This package involves a variety of long shifts offering a competitive pay rate of up to £9.50 per hour. Due to the nature of the role, a UK driving licence and car is essential.

At Pulse Community Healthcare, we’re passionate about providing quality, choice and independence to our clients, supporting them to live as independently as possible in their own homes and communities. 

As a Care Assistant for Pulse Community Healthcare you will benefit from:

  • £200 ‘Joining Bonus’ if you complete registration within 28 days*
  • £250 ‘Recommend a Friend’ scheme*
  • Excellent personal development and career opportunities
  • Mandatory training provided, with full induction and competency sign off
  • Specialist training provided to prepare you for the client’s unique requirements
  • Ability to access your rotas online in advance
  • Support from a dedicated Case Manager, and 24/7 clinical support

As a Care Assistant you will be responsible for:

  • Providing personal care to the client
  • Medication (prompting or administering)
  • Promoting independence
  • Providing companionship

The ideal Care Assistant will have:

  • A diploma level 3 in Health and Social Care or equivalent (preferred but not essential)
  • A current enhanced DBS on the update service (preferred but not essential)
  • Previous paid experience in Health and Social Care in the UK
  • Good knowledge of safeguarding and person centred care
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Good understanding of professional boundaries
  • Ability to use own initiative and work as part of wider team

If you are interested in developing your career in care, please apply now with an up-to-date copy of your CV.  All opportunities are subject to a satisfactory DBS check.

*Terms and conditions apply to the ‘Joining Bonus’ and ‘Recommend a Friend’ schemes.

Pulse Community Healthcare is an employment agency/employment business (as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003) and is acting on behalf of its client in relation to this vacancy. 

Pulse Community Healthcare is an employment agency/employment business (as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003) and is acting on behalf of its client in relation to this vacancy.

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