DEMENTIA CARE ASSISTANT, Islington
Hourly pay £11.05 per hour
SweetTree Home Care Services has been awarded CQC Outstanding status twice in a row, which is a reflection of how we look after both our clients and our staff. Plus we’ve won many other accolades, including being rated one of the UK’s Best Companies to Work For (three times) and is rated Investors in People Gold. Our highly acclaimed SweetTree Care Academy also offers employees free, ongoing, and accredited training.
We are currently looking to recruit a Dementia Care Assistant to work with our client in Islington. Being a Dementia Care Assistant is very rewarding, especially in the current climate as social care is going the extra mile. We are looking for an experienced dementia care assistant just like you who is passionate, honest, and hardworking, to provide exceptional care. The successful dementia care assistant must have previous care experience 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 as a Dementia Care Assistant.
We offer a variety of shift lengths; the minimum shift time is 3 hours and we have both short and long hour shifts available.
Why SweetTree? We offer:
✅ Great pay - from £11.05 - £14 per hour
✅£500 Welcome Bonus for New Live-In Care Assistants
✅ 3-hour minimum visits with clients
✅ Flexible hours to suit you
✅ Zero-hour, part-time and full-time contracts
✅ CQC Outstanding-rated provider
✅ Live in care pay rates from £625 per week
✅ Award-winning training via the SweetTree Academy
✅ 24 hour on-call support
✅ Award-winning social care company
✅ 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
✅Access to LifeWorks Benefits Scheme – offering monetary savings and offers
✅An Employee Assistance Programme (for confidential advice and support)
✅Bespoke specialist training relevant to our clients such as PROACT-SCIPr-UK®
✅SweetTree Fields Farm – the opportunity to support clients on our farm that is a safe, nurturing and social environment
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