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Care Assistant

Posted 3 weeks ago

First Choice are recruiting Care Assistants for our client in the Ballymena area for a range of shifts (mornings, afternoons and Night duties available) our pay rate will be £9.00 -£13.00 per hour **depending on shift worked**

As a core member of the care team you will be expected to work both individually and within the team to provide the highest standards of care to all service users within the unit. We at First Choice will help you achieve this with continuous professional development and training. This role would suit all types of applicants – we have a variety of shifts available that will suit each person’s circumstances.

Who We Are:

First Choice now one of Northern Ireland’s leading Healthcare Recruitment Agencies has come a long way since opening its doors in 1994. We employ over 40 consultants and place over 1000 temporary staff every week in a variety of Public and Private Sector Settings. 

We value our Healthcare Staff and the hard work they do and are currently looking for individuals to join our team.

What The Job Entails:

This is a diverse role and will include a number of key areas including:

  • Provide support to service users in an residential care facility
  • Providing personal care to service users in the service
  • To promote independence where possible and encourage self-support
  • To assist in daily activities

What We Need From You:

  • 6 months experience in a Healthcare Setting
  • A capability to complete paperwork and update care plan notes accordingly
  • To be niscc registered, or willing to apply
  • To have or be willing to attend all mandatory training courses

What We Would Like From You:

  • Experience in a similar role in a similar setting
  • Health and Social Care Qualification

What We Will Offer You:

  • our pay rate will be £9.00 -£13.00 per hour **depending on shift worked**
  • A dedicated recruitment team that focuses solely on processing applications which is why we can process quickly
  • A minimum of 28 days paid holiday’s (pro rata)
  • Inclusion into our company pension scheme
  • Free Comprehensive and ongoing annual training courses
  • Free Uniform if required

The Nitty Gritty:

  • Hours of work are shift basis – work around the shifts you are available for
  • 30 minute Lunch Break
  • 24 Hour on call service that can be accessed for emergencies
  • Start Date for role is ASAP pending relevant checks

The Next Steps:

If you like the idea of making a difference to people’s lives and would like to expand your career in the Healthcare sector and work for one of Northern Irelands leading provider of Healthcare Staff then please contact the team that always ticks the boxes.


First Choice is an equal opportunities employer

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