A typical day in the life of a Home Care Assistant will help support our customers in a variety of ways depending on their needs, this could include, providing personal care, Medication management, Light Domestic Duties, Meal Prep, Shopping & Companionship.
Earn up to £11.10 per hour as a Home Care Assistant
Full time & part-time shifts available
Supportive & Established management
Lots of further career opportunities
Agincare offer fantastic benefits for our care assistants
£200 joining fee* Subject to T&Cs
Paid two-day Induction – Get paid whilst training!
Paid upfront DBS
Fast Track Job Offers
Refer a friend bonus - £250
We also offer other wonderful benefits for all our staff;
Access to Blue Light Membership
Fully Funded Continuous Professional Development
Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) available to all our employees
Long Service Award
Paid Annual Leave
Internal competitions to win prizes e.g. holidays, extra annual leave
The Ideal Candidate
We are looking for Home Care Assistants to join our team and help us make a difference to the lives of vulnerable people, providing support to live independently in their own homes around your local area and community.
You don’t need to have previous experience or qualifications in care, what’s important is you are passionate and motivated and you want to help in your community. If you want Job Satisfaction and a job where every day is different, our Home Care Assistant role could be the perfect opportunity for you.
We can offer you fully-funded training and career development opportunities for all regardless of experience in social care (training programmes up to and including Level 5).
About The Company
We’ve been voted as the top care company to work for by Indeed, and our team agree – we’re proud that we average at 4/5* on employee reviews.
We’re a family-run business caring for people since 1986, this year we’re celebrating 35 years! With over 3,500 team members, we’re one of the UK’s largest care providers and are continuing to grow. With over 50 locations across our care homes, home care branches and live-in offices – there really is something for everyone.
Equal opportunities are important to us at Agincare and we welcome applications from all
This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/95379680
How does the pay compare?
Care workers and assistants at Agincare are typically paid £9.00–10.30 an hour.
This job pays £10.25–£11.10 per hour.
Do care workers and assistants think Agincare head office understands what's happening where they work?
People think head office doesn’t understand what’s happening where they work
How we know this
100% of people think that this employer’s head office or owners don’t have a good understanding of what’s really happening where they work
Based on information from 10 job reviews
Why this matters
At a good job, the role of head office should be to support the people on the frontline serving customers.
To do that properly, the company’s owners or head office need to have a good understanding of what’s really happening on the frontline. This is especially important when a company owns multiple locations.
Are care workers and assistants given support to progress at Agincare?
Only some people are given support to progress here
How we know this
In the last year, 75% of people report not being given an opportunity to get better at their job, learn a new skill, learn to manage a team or get more responsibility in their role
Based on information from 8 job reviews
Why this matters
A good job should help you progress at work, if you want to. That might be supporting you to get better at the job you currently have, learn something new, manage a team or take on more responsibilities.
This means you’ll be able to build on your skills and experience, and earn more money.