247 Professional Health are currently recruiting for Care Assistants in Edinburgh.This role is ideal for experienced care assistants wanting either full time flexible work or just 1 or 2 shifts a week. You can choose when you are available to work every week in Nursing and Care Homes in Edinburgh.Working with 247 Professional Health includes:Working for a reputable agency – Established since 2008Competitive Pay RatesWeekly PayYou can get paid via PAYE or via your Limited CompanyAdvanced block booked shiftsLast minute shifts, when you find yourself available at short noticeFlexible hours that you can change to suit your needs week by weekFree Training - In-line with Care CertificateOn-going Staff Development - Qualification opportunitiesWe will update your Mandatory training for FREESupport from our consultants 24 hours a day 7 days a weekRefer a friend scheme – Earn £500 for a nurse or £25 for a HCA/SW *Terms ApplyWe Require:6 months experience in the role of care assistant within the last 5 years in the UKA full enhanced PVG check. If you have a PVG on the Update Service, we can fast track your application.Proof of right to work in the UK·Experience working within a healthcare environment, covering moving and handling with willingness to learnThe role will entail supporting registered nurses taking responsibility for the physical and emotional well being and social care needs of the residents. You will be assisting residents with all aspects of personal care activities such as washing, personal hygiene, dressing and assisting with meals and updating records. You will be caring and attentive with the skills to build strong and trusting relationships with people and generally promoting the residents’ independence, choice, dignity and respect by delivering the very best standards of care247 Professional Health is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults, we expect all staff to share this commitmentWe will be holding interviews for this post immediately so if you believe you meet the criteria and are suitable for the position please click the ‘Apply’ button below to submit a copy of your CV.