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Care Assistant

Location:
Fife
Contract Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Healthcare Jobs
Specialism:
Care Assistants / Support Workers Jobs
Salary:
£8.00 - £16.00 per hour
Posted:
24-Oct-17
Job Ref:
128046

ASA Recruitment is a leading supplier of healthcare workers across the public and private sector in Fife. We are urgently recruiting for experienced Care Assistants to work on temporary assignments in care homes for adults in various areas including Anstruther, Cupar and Glenrothes.

Our clients rely on ASA to provide staff to ensure their residents gain the support they deserve and we need dedicated staff to reflect this.

Our Care Assistants are required to undertake all duties involved in the support of adults living with various health conditions such as dementia, Parkinson's disease, illness due to a stroke and potential mental health illness.

Daily tasks will be helping them with their day-to-day lives which includes assisting with personal care, assisting residents at mealtimes and working as part of a team to ensure residents enjoy a high quality of care in a safe and clean environment.

A positive and caring attitude and commitment to supporting residents is essential.

You must have a minimum of six months previous experience working as a Care Assistant. You must be registered with the SSSC and have full knowledge of their codes. You will be asked to register and fund applications to join the PVG scheme (£59) or update existing records (£18). You will also be asked to provide two reference contacts one of which supports your care experience.

Our ASA healthcare team offer complementary training as required and support for our Care Assistants 7 days a week.

We offer competitive rates of pay starting from £8.33 with enhancements to £16.66 per hour plus holiday accrual. We also offer online support to help you manage your assignments diary and review timesheets.

ASA are able to offer flexible hours and shift patterns to suit you. Work is available immediately with us aiming to have you working within two weeks.

If you have the relevant experience for this Care Assistant opportunity, and are available for work soon, please apply online with your current CV and we shall get in touch.

ASA Recruitment is one of Scotland's largest independent multi-sector recruitment agencies. We specialise in providing effective tailored solutions for permanent, contract and temporary employment requirements for our Clients and Candidates. We are members of the REC and are ISO certified.

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