Academy Care Careers 

Academy Care covers a wide variety of health care conditions, which means we are continuously hiring for our next exceptional team member. We have a wide range of career opportunities. From Professional Care Workers to Support Workers, to specialized care and complex care roles, Academy Care is always looking for dedicated and passionate people to deliver excellence in all we do. 
You can quickly find our dedicated job board here. 

Our benefits 

We know there are a lot of great opportunities out there. At Academy Care Ltd we hope to make it easy for you to come on board. 
Competitive rates of pay.  
We continuously review our pay rates for the districts we work in. In Wakefield, we currently offer £10.20 per hour as standard and £11.00 per hour on weekends.  
Extra payments. 
We offer mileage at 30 pence per mile and an extra 50 pence per client visit for all our drivers. Holiday pay is accrued by everyone.  
Flexible working hours. 
We aim to grow our business, based on you. We offer flexible workings hours, and contracts for peace of mind. 
Comprehensive training. 
Available to all our staff are 143 CPD accredited eLearning modules, plus national standards level two classroom training in: 
Moving and Handling 
First Aid at Work 
Medication Awareness 
Dementia Awareness 
End of Life Care 
Health and Safety  
Behaviours that Challenge  
We also offer diplomas in Level Two, Three and Four Adult Social Care 
Pay that suits you. 
We can send your payments to you weekly or monthly. Whatever suits you best. 
Staff recognition. 
Refer a friend to us and you'll receive £200.00 
Complete our mandatory training in two weeks and you'll receive £120.00 
Monthly Employer of the Month awards.  
Comprehensive rewards package.  
We have partnered with Perkbox, a staff employee benefit scheme that has you in mind. They offer: 
300 online and store discounts 
Regular free gifts (weekly coffee or Greggs sausage roll), and birthday presents 
Mental health well being hub 
Physical health well being hub 
Online GP and prescription service 
Employee assistance programme  
For when life isn't smooth sailing we have Health Assured on board to ensure you have someone to speak to, when you need it most. There service: 
24/7 confidential helpline 
Four free structured counselling sessions 
Critical incident and trauma support 
Online health portal 
We have built a employee package with you in mind. Fantastic pay, career progression, training and perks. If you feel we have missed something, just let us know! 

New to care 

If you are wanting a career within the care sector but haven't the experience, we offer the industry standard qualification called the Care Certificate. The mandatory training you complete (before you start), plus the on the job experience, all count towards your qualification. After twelve weeks, you'll be assigned to work with a member of our supervisory team who will assess you. 
Our care certificate is a recognized award and has a high success rate. It is our job to give you the skills you need and we do this by partnering you with senior care workers. 

Chat to our recruiter 

Our Recruitment Lead, Carleton is always contactable. If you are interested, or want to know more. Please call us on 01924 925 244 or email him at carleton@academycare.co.uk. He is here to walk you through the process from start to finish, if you have any questions, please contact us at your convenience.  
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