Care Assistant & Companion, Worcester
£9.00 - £11.00 per hour + 30p mileage allowance
Full and part-time hours
Are you looking for a new and rewarding role like no other in 2020? Something where you can make a difference to the life of someone living in your local community? If so, then we could have what you are looking for….
We are advertising on behalf of a brand-new homecare provider aspiring to change the way people think about care and how it is delivered to older adults living in their own homes in the local community. They are looking for kind-hearted individuals to become a Care Assistant & Companion. If you have experience in care or even if you are new to the sector, as long as you have a big heart and a passion for helping someone, then we would love to hear from you.
They have full and part-time, CONTRACTED HOURS, available in the Worcester, Malvern, Colwall, Upton upon Severn, Welland, Powick, Callow End, Kempsey, Hanley Swan, Clifton, Hanley Castle, Rushwick, Hallow and surrounding areas. So if you live close by, they have plenty of local work for you. It is essential that you hold a full driving licence and have access to a vehicle.
Be part of something amazing
Our client is an independent, modern, family run company built on wonderful values and beliefs. They have created a special place to work where you could play a part in changing the care sector. They were founded following a family experience of care and aspire to be outstanding and believe there is no compromise in care. Everybody deserves the highest standard of care and support, and to be treated with dignity and respect, mediocre care is not an option. Each of their team shares their vision and they are proud for each person to deliver that vision.
Sound good? What will you be doing?
All the people our client supports have different needs. As their Care Assistant & Companion, you will provide companionship, assist with personal care, help with domestic duties, preparing meals and medication, or taking them out to continue doing the things they love such as going shopping, going to their local music group and just living life as they always have done. If you think about everything you do daily, you would be supporting someone to do the same. The kind of things that you would do for a friend or relative, and what you would expect for yourself when you’re older.
- Flexible hours so you can meet your personal and family commitments (they have lots of availability for early mornings start from 7:30am, so could be perfect for an early bird);
- Enough time between calls so you can arrive safely and be composed;
- Enhanced bank holiday rate and paid shadowing shifts;
- Employee wellbeing scheme including retail discounts, health plans, paid holidays and pension scheme.
- The biggest benefit is knowing you have made a difference to a person’s life.
So, if you have the qualities, we are looking for to do this role, then we would love to hear from you. Don’t worry if you have any questions about the job, we will have a chat with you once you have applied and put your mind at ease on any questions you may have regarding joining the team!