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Care Assistants

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Healthcare Jobs
Care Assistants / Support Workers Jobs
£8.51 - £17.02 per hour
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ASA Recruitment is a leading supplier of healthcare workers across the public and private sector, we are urgently recruiting for experienced Care Assistants to work on temporary assignments in care homes and in the community in Edinburgh.

Candidates will be required to undertake all duties involved in the care of the elderly, including personal care, assisting residents with mobility and working as part of a team to ensure residents enjoy a high quality of care. A positive and caring attitude and commitment to supporting residents is essential.

You must have a minimum of 6 months recent experience working in a residential or nursing home environment for care of the elderly. All candidates will be asked to register and fund applications to join the PVG scheme or update existing records. Preferred SVQ level 2 or higher qualification and you will also be asked to provide 2 reference contacts one of which supports your care experience.

In return, we offer competitive rates of pay, starting £8.50 per hour with enhanced weekend and night rates and holiday pay accrual. You will be invited to attend our mandatory healthcare training courses which are offered free of charge.

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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