Paid Volunteer, Befriender & Companion

  • Location

    Crewe, UK

  • Sector:

    Homecare

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £9.50 - £14.25 per hour, plus mileage allowance

  • Contact:

    Carol Raine

  • Contact email:

    apply@managedadvertising.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    C/PVC/CREWE/FEB20

  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-03-03

Paid Volunteer, Befriender & Companion, Crewe, South Cheshire

£9.50 - £14.25 per hour, plus mileage allowance

Full & Part Time hours available

 

Would you like a new and rewarding career in 2020? Maybe you are already working in the sector, but you would like to work for a 5* rated employer? Are you passionate about making a difference to the life of an older person in your local community? If so, then we could have exactly what you are looking for.

We are looking for compassionate and empathetic Paid Volunteer, Befriender & Companions in the Crewe, Nantwich, Alsager, Sandbach, Winsford, Middlewich, Holmes Chapel and surrounding areas of South Cheshire. Experience is preferred but not essential as excellent training is provided. However, it is essential that you have a driving licence and access to a vehicle.

Be part of something special

You could be joining a national, award-winning organisation with an outstanding brand and reputation in the care industry! This provider puts their client at the forefront of everything they do and help people to remain in the place they love the most, their home. Not only do they promote a minimum of 1-hour support, they make sure their carers are perfectly matched to their clients, so you can build a lasting relationship! There is a fun, friendly and supportive culture in the company. They also actively promote from within, both Managers started as Care Assistants, so who knows where this opportunity may take you. 

Could you do this job?

You would be carefully matched to older adults in your local area and you will support them to remain independent both in their own home and by keeping them active in the local community. All their clients’ needs vary, from companionship to assisting with personal care, helping with domestic duties & preparing meals, to help with medication or taking them out.

You could have personal experience of caring for a loved one and you want to help someone else in need. Maybe you are currently working in a residential care home, or you have previously worked in the sector, and you want to return to work for a provider that you can be proud of. Above all, if you are caring in nature, patient and have a vibrant personality, then this is perfect for you.  

Benefits & Hours

  • If you have some availability early mornings, lunchtimes, afternoons, evenings and alternate weekends, then this position is ideal for you;
  • Paid training, shadowing, meeting and team meetings;
  • Pension scheme, paid holidays and Apprentice Scheme;
  • Bonus scheme;
  • Full training providing and support towards further qualifications;
  • Excellent progression opportunities too, so this could be the first step towards a long-lasting, rewarding career.

This is a truly rewarding job where you go home with the satisfaction of knowing you have made someone’s day and made a difference. If you are caring in nature, want to make a difference and want to start a career in care, then this Paid Volunteer, Befriender & Companion role is for you, so please click “apply.”