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Dementia Friend & Companion

Adult Homecare Branch
£11.50 - £12.00 per hour, plus paid travel time & mileage
Epping, Essex
Posted 2 weeks ago

Job description

Flexible Full & Part-Time Dementia Friend & Companion, Job Vacancy Epping, Essex.  No experience needed. You do need to BE A CAR DRIVER with your own car.

Do something amazing this year, become a Dementia Friend & Companion and give a positive outcome to someone’s day, there’s no better feeling.  With a minimum of 1-hour visits, and regular clients you will build trusting relationships, combatting loneliness for the older adults in your community. We welcome applications from all age groups (no upper limit) and previous occupations, we will provide you with full training and support you along the way.

Caring in your Community

We care for older adults in the communities of Epping, Loughton, Ongar, and surrounding areas, if you are local, we would love to welcome you to the team.


Key Information

  • £11.50 - £12.00 per hour, plus mileage and paid travel time.
  • Bank holiday rate £23.00 per hour.
  • Award Winning Ongoing Training
  • Flexible or contracted hours available, depending on availability.
  • Excellent initial training, ongoing support & development.
  • Potential to progress into Senior roles if desired.
  • Pension scheme & annual leave.
  • A fantastic team to welcome you.

Matching You

You will be carefully matched and introduced to the person you will be supporting, and you will build a lasting, trusting relationship together.  Your visits will never be rushed, and they are never less than an hour, meaning you spend quality time with the person we match you with. As a Dementia Friend & Companion no two days are the same, as each of our clients are unique.  The role is so rewarding as you are truly making a difference to someone’s life, enabling them to remain at home, in the place they cherish the most. 

A Message from the Team

When you join our team, you will instantly know what a special organisation we are.  Every one of our team feels valued and supported and throughout your journey with us and we can offer you not just a job but a truly rewarding vocation! 


Once you apply, I will call you to introduce myself and get to know you.  If you have any questions at all, do not worry, I will answer any questions you may have when we speak.  I look forward to you joining our amazing team of Dementia Friends.  

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