Befriender & Companion (Like a Volunteer)

  • Location

    Northampton, UK

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  • Salary:

    £10.00 - £10.45 per hour

  • Contact:

    Steve Vine

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

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Becoming a Befriender & Care Companion is such a rewarding role and in this current moment, we need you more than ever in the Kingsthorpe area of Northampton. Are you looking for a role where you can make a difference to someone in your local community? Perhaps you have been looking for volunteer jobs or you have spare time on your hands and would love to make a difference.

This could be the most rewarding job especially with the current situation in the country. You could be a local star and help the most vulnerable in the community, knowing you have helped someone is a feeling like no other. 

Locations & Criteria

They have roles in the Kingsthorpe, Abington, Moulton Park, Weston Favell, Brixworth, Boothville, Blisworth (all postcodes NN1, NN2, NN3, NN4, NN5, NN6 & NN7) areas of Northampton. No experience is required as excellent training will be provided. However, you must have a full UK driving licence and access to a vehicle.

Come and join the best!

You could be joining an award-winning national brand who focus on a companionship led care service. They have won multiple awards over the years and have built an excellent reputation within communities across the UK. This exceptional service is different to any other care organisation in the area, providing a minimum of 1-hour home visits to a purely private client base, but the focus being on companionship. The Directors are a husband and wife team previously who have a passion to provide the highest standard of care and go above and beyond for those that need support.

Benefits & Hours

  • £10.00 per hour plus mileage allowance (double time on bank holidays).
  • £10.45 per hour after 8pm and weekends.
  • Full and part-time hours - If you have some availability early mornings, lunchtimes, afternoons, evenings and a few hours on alternate weekend, then this position is ideal for you. (unfortunately, we cannot offer school hours due to the nature of the work).
  • Continuous support including their very own Learning and Development Program.
  • Making a difference to someone’s everyday life is the biggest benefit and motivator for doing this job, along with building lasting relationships.

How do you apply or ask a question?

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