Care Assistant - 36 hours p.w.

SweetTree Home Care Services

1 day ago

£10.55/per hour

Job Description

Contracted Care Assistant / Support Worker 

37.5 hours per week on a 6-month contract (Mon - Sun as the business requires)

£10.55 per hour

We have an exciting opportunity within SweetTree Home Care. Due to the current pandemic and business growth, we are looking for an experienced care assistant. This is not a standard support position as the successful candidates will be on a guaranteed hour’s contract and will be paid for their agreed hours, regardless of the hours they work.

The successful care assistant will cover 5 days a week, working 36 hours per week between 8am - 8pm and will be required to travel to various locations however, travel time and costs will be paid. You will support clients in their daily living tasks including personal care, meal preparation, household chores and mobility. 

What we offer:

  • Salary - £11.55 per hour
  • Hours - 36 hours per week (Mon - Sun as the business requires), however, you will have 2 days off per week.
  • Holidays - 20 days holiday plus bank holidays (pro rata)



  • Continuity and reliability are key. You will be responding to changing client requirements and covering short notice absences 
  • Have a full UK driving license with access to a vehicle, is desirable
  • Be willing to travel to various client’s locations within agreed geographical areas
  • 3 months minimum experience in the care sector and ideally, have a Health and Social Care Qualification and completed the Care Certificate
  • Comprehensive training will be provided so you must be able to access on-line training
  • Available to start immediately
  • Enable continuity of services to new and existing clients, often at short notice
  • Shadow, mentor and introduce new Care Assistants to clients
  • Work with the clinical team to assist with ongoing assessments of the care needs for our clients


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London, UK


£10.55/per hour

Employment type:

Full Time

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Employed (PAYE)

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