Befriender & Care Companion (Like a Volunteer)

  • Location

    Alton, UK

  • Sector:

    Homecare

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £9.25-£12.00 per hour (Double time on bank holidays), Plus Mileage

  • Contact:

    Carol Raine

  • Contact email:

    apply@managedadvertising.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    A/HCA/ALTON/JUNE20

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-07-21

We are looking for part-time, Befrienders & Care Companions in Alton and surrounding areas of  East Hampshire Area. It is essential that you hold a full driving licence and have access to a vehicle.

Locations

If you live in or around Alton, Petersfield, Bentworth, Froyle, Four Marks, Selbourne, Liss, Bordon, Headley, Grayshott, Hindhead, Liphok, Fernhurst, Midhurst, Meon Valley, South & East Harting, Corhampton, Bishop’s Waltham, Hedge End, Botley and Surrounding Areas of Hampshire we'd love to hear from you.

Pay rate, hours & benefits

  • £9.25-£12.00 per hour (Double time on bank holidays), Plus Mileage
  • Part-Time Hours some Early mornings, lunchtimes, evenings, and alternative weekends.

Criteria

No Experience is necessary as we offer Award Winning Training and career progression. We welcome applications from all age’s (with no upper Limit). It does not matter what job you have done in the past, or if you have never worked. If you can make an older person’s life brighter and feel great satisfaction from doing it, you are exactly who we are looking for.

What would I be doing?

As a Befriender & Companion you would be supporting an older adult in their own home with their daily routines. This could vary from showering/bathing/washing, dressing, or undressing (Personal Care), companionship, shopping, meal preparation, attending appointments/clubs and everything in between. You would always be carefully matched to the person you will be supporting.  They offer a very bespoke and unique approach to care, with all care personalised to the individual.

The Organisation

To them, ‘care’ means quality care!  With a good CQC Rating and 9.9/10 on a leading homecare review site, they have also been given a 5-star employer recognition. You would be joining an organisation with fantastic values and one of the best in the area.  You would be joining a team who know what it means to care. This exceptional service is different to any other care organisation in the area, providing a minimum of 1-hour home visits.

 

Apply/Ask a Question

If you have any questions about this job vacancy, or you wish to apply please click on the apply button. Once you have applied, we would carry out an initial pre-screen of your application, your CV & application is then passed to the end employer who would then contact you directly to progress your application further. This would usually be within 24-72 hours of applying and this telephone conversation is for you to ask any questions you may have and the end employer to find out more about you.