Befriender & Companion (Like a Volunteer)

  • Location

    Petersfield, UK

  • Sector:

    Homecare

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £10.00 - £12.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Steve Vine

  • Contact email:

    apply@managedadvertising.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    A/HCA/EHAMPS/JULY20

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-07-21

  • Consultant:

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We are looking for part-time, Befrienders & Companions (Like a Volunteer) living close to the Petersfield area of East Hampshire. Being a car driver is essential. Feel valued & appreciated every day!

Locations

This homecare provider delivers care in the community and they have vacancies in Petersfield, Alton, Bentworth, Froyle, Four Marks, Selbourne, Liss, Bordon, Headley, Grayshott, Hindhead, Liphook, Fernhurst, Midhurst, Meon Valley, South & East Harting, Corhampton, Bishop’s Waltham, Hedge End, Botley and surrounding areas of Hampshire.

Criteria

No Experience is necessary as this homecare provider offer award-winning training and career progression. We welcome applications from all ages (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.

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.

Apply/Ask a Question

If you have any questions about this Befriender & Companion job vacancy, or if you wish to apply, then 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. 

**This is not a Volunteer job, it is paid employment, but we are looking to attract people that would look for volunteering type jobs as they usually have all the right values that we would look for.