Home Care Assistant - South End in SOUTHEND-ON-SEA at Yellow Hat

Date Posted: 8/30/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Do you want to work for a multi award-winning organisation that genuinely looks after its employees? We're looking for Home Care Assistants to help us deliver exceptional care to our clients in the Southend area. We're offering excellent rates of pay (between £9.13 - £9.79 per hour) and travel time paid at £3.00 per hour, plus some great benefits.

We are a team of many different backgrounds and cultures

What you'll be doing

You'll visit clients in their homes, helping them to live independently and with dignity. Though this is mainly a lone working role, you'll enjoy support from colleagues with your smartphone which we will provide you with. Your role will involve helping with:

  • Personal care, bathing and administering medication
  • Light cleaning, laundry and shopping
  • Cooking or heating of meals
  • Social calls

What we're looking for

You'll be naturally caring, with the ability to clearly communicate with other team members. You'll be confident using your initiative and will have previous care experience (through employment or life experience). You'll also need:

  • Your own reliable car (we can offer car loans at preferential rates)
  • Full UK driving licence
  • Business Use car insurance

Why you'll love working with us

No matter how old or young you are, if you want to make a difference where it's needed most, see what we have to offer. We provide highly competitive rates of pay: £9.13 -£9.79 per hour for weekdays, increasing to £11.12 after 8pm. Bank Holidays are paid at either double time or time and half + a day off in lieu. On top of this, you'll get some excellent benefits including 4% employer contribution pension, childcare vouchers, and a generous mileage allowance for work.

If you want a job that makes a real difference to people's lives then this is the job for you. Come and work for one of the best companies in the Care industry - apply today!


Excellent benefits and training to all staff. Benefits include, free meals, 20 day's annual leave, Pension scheme, various discounts, Loans and mileage reimbursement, ride to work scheme, eye tests, employee referral bonus and more.

Yellow Hat UK is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.