Paid Volunteer, Befriender & Companion

  • Location

    Brentwood, UK

  • Sector:

    Homecare

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £10.00 weekdays, £11.50 per hour weekends + mileage allowance

  • Contact:

    Carol Raine

  • Contact email:

    apply@managedadvertising.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    A/PVC/BRENTWOOD/DEC19

  • Published:

    16 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-01-01

  • Consultant:

    Carol Raine

Paid Volunteer, Befriender & Companion, Brentwood

£10.00 weekdays, £11.50 per hour weekends + mileage allowance

Part time hours available

 

“My name is Judith and I work as a Paid Volunteer, Befriender & Companion in Brentwood for a brilliant company and I absolutely love my job. I support older people living in their own homes and help them stay independent. I help with everyday tasks and personal care like washing and dressing, preparing meals as well as taking them out for appointments or to continue with their hobbies. There are plenty of laughs too.”

There is no upper age limit for applications, becoming a Paid Volunteer, Befriender & Companion could be perfect for you. We have part-time jobs available in Brentwood, Billericay, Upminster and surrounding areas of Essex. No experience is required as excellent training is provided. Having a full UK driving licence and access to a vehicle is desirable due to the nature of the role.

Join the best

“I have worked for this company for four years, and I couldn’t work for anyone else now. We have won multiple awards over the years and have built an excellent reputation within communities across the UK. We have been rated as “Outstanding” by CQC. Our 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 consistent relationships. We are a fantastic team and we a make a real difference to the lives of people in our local community.”

Benefits & Hours:

  • Double time on bank holidays.
  • Minimum of between 8-20 hours including alternate weekends.
  • Working hours include, mornings between 08:00-14:00 (occasionally earlier starts may be required), and evening 16:45 until 21:30.
  • Employee assistance programme
  • The biggest benefit of all is making a difference every day.
  • Becoming a Companion isn’t just a job, you will be gaining a friend too!

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, but the focus being on companionship, so you have time to get to know them. They are rated “Outstanding” by the Care Quality Commission, which is amazing.

“If you have experience working in the sector, or you are someone looking for a new rewarding career in care, then I would say this is the company for you. This is something rewarding and the feeling of knowing you have helped someone is special, I feel so happy at the end of every day. You could share that feeling too. You don’t need experience, just a caring, patient and understanding nature”.

So, if you are excited by this Paid Volunteer, Befriender & Companion job opportunity, then come and join us. All you need to do is click apply and we will give you a call to answer any questions you may have.”

** PLEASE NOTE this is not a Volunteer job, it is paid employment, however we are trying to attract those that would look for Volunteer type jobs.