Care Assistant & Companion

  • Location

    Stretford, Manchester, UK

  • Sector:

    Homecare

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £9.50 - £10.00 per hour + 25p mileage allowance

  • Contact:

    Carol Raine

  • Contact email:

    apply@managedadvertising.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    A/HCA/SMANCS/JUNE20

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-07-16

  • Consultant:

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We urgently need part time Care Assistant & Companions in the South Manchester areas of Chorlton, Whalley Range, Burnage, Stretford, Didsbury, West Didsbury, Urmston, Old Trafford and Flixton. No experience is necessary as full training will be provided. Being a Car Driver is essential. We welcome applications from all age groups with no upper age limit, you may also be looking for a complete change of career.

Location

We have jobs available in the following postcode areas M32, M41, M20, M21, M22, M23, M19, M16, M14, M15

Company values and ethos

Working for an award-winning provider of domiciliary care, we have won multiple awards over the years! We are bespoke and very different to any other care organisation in the area, providing care visits to a purely private client base, but the focus being on companionship, providing a minimum of 1-hour home visits and you will always see the same clients. The owner started the service with the motivation to change the face of ageing in the local community and works hard every day to make this a reality.

Your Job Role

You would spend quality time with an older adult supporting them to maintain their lifestyle, allowing them to carry on living independently in their own home. With a minimum of one-hour visits this means they will receive quality time with you.  You will be perfectly match to our clients, meaning you will build a close relationship, you may even share similar interests or hobbies.   Could you…

  • Help someone with their housekeeping, prepare or cook a meal?
  • Support someone to wash/showered, dressed, and provide other elements of personal care?
  • Take someone out for the day for appointments or social activities.
  • Be a fantastic companion and friend?

 

Pay rates, Hours & Benefits

  • £9.50 - £10.00 per hour + 25p mileage allowance.
  • Part-time hours - you would need some availability early mornings ideally between 8:30am – 11am and early evenings between 5:15pm – 7:30pm, as well as a few hours on alternate weekends.

 

This is not a job, it is a vocation and to do this role you will need to be kind and compassionate, with a big heart!  If you can make an older person’s life brighter, feel great satisfaction from doing it, then you are exactly who we are looking for.

How Do I apply?

If you have any questions, 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.