Care Assistant – Care at Home

Do you have a passion for enhancing the lives of vulnerable adults. Experienced in social care, but feel you are not getting paid enough for your experience. Then read on. Randstad are looking for experienced care assistants across Edinburgh to provide support to adults in a care home setting.

You could earn 24,000 per annum, pro rata. Take advantage of excellent pay rates, with full time hours and overtime available. These roles won’t be around for long so apply today. What can Randstad offer care assistants.

– Competitive rates – Weekly pay – Employee discount scheme – 300 friend referral bonuses – Immediate start – Extensive training in industry standard courses supported by online learning – Help with SSSC registration – Support from within the team and a dedicated Randstad consultant A successful care assistant will be responsible for: – Working effectively as part of a team – Supporting service users with diverse backgrounds and support requirements – Displaying the emotional resilience to support service users with challenging behaviour and loneliness – Co-ordinating with teachers and wider care team – Maintaining professional manner and working to National Care Standards – Working to a flexible schedule, including nightshifts, weekends and bank holidays – Administering medication, changing dressings and basic meal preparation To be successful in your care assistant application, you will: – Have previous experience working in a care setting with adults – Have flexibility in the roles undertaken – Have strong communication skills – Register under the PVG scheme – Full driving licence (Essential) – Obtained SVQ level 3 in Health and Social Care, or equivalent (desirable) If this sounds like the position for you, don’t delay. Apply now and one of our team may call you for an informal chat to take your application to the next stage. Alternatively, if you would like some more information give Rebecca Prentice a call on for a confidential chat or email Not the role for you. We are always looking for talented care assistants across Scotland, email Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client.

Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone. Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS. This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing.

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