Paid Volunteer, Befriender & Companion

  • Location

    Chesham, UK

  • Sector:

    Homecare

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £10.25 - £12.00 per hour plus 30p-45p mileage allowance

  • Contact:

    Carol Raine

  • Contact email:

    apply@managedadvertising.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    A/PVC/CHESHAM/DEC19

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-01-16

  • Consultant:

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Paid Volunteer, Befriender & Companion, Chesham

£10.25 - £12.00 per hour plus 30p-45p mileage allowance

part time hours and guaranteed hours contracts available for the right person

“My name is Lisa and I work as a Paid Volunteer, Befriender & Companion in Chesham, High Wycombe 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 hours and guaranteed hours contracts available for the right person available the Chesham, High Wycombe, Amersham, The Chalfonts, Beaconsfield, Marlow, Bourne End, Gerrards Cross areas of Buckinghamshire and all the areas in between. No experience is required as excellent training is provided. It is essential that you have a driving licence and access to a vehicle.

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“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. 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:

  • Ongoing support and full training provided so no experience is required;
  • Holiday pay (accrue 1 hours paid holiday for every 8.28 hours worked);
  • Pension scheme;
  • £100 refer a friend scheme;
  • In-house Learning and Development programme;
  • Fully supported on-going training also working to achieve the Care Certificate;
  • Opportunity to gain City & Guilds accredited Alzheimer's and Dementia Training;
  • Opportunity to undertake a Level 2 Qualification in Health and Social Care.

“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.