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Care Companion & Dementia Friend

Adult Homecare Branch
£10.50 - £11.00 per hour, plus mileage
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Posted 2 weeks ago

Job description

Full or Part-Time, Job Vacancy, Care Companions & Dementia Friends, Wellingborough, Northampton

Thank you for clicking on our job vacancy, this hopefully means you are considering a rewarding career in care.  A career where you bring a smile, companionship, trust, and support to someone every single day.  It is not just a job it is a vocation!


If you are naturally caring, compassionate, patient and a good listener as well as a talker… then this job could be perfect for you.  Caring for someone you have built a trusting relationship with is so rewarding, knowing that you have supported someone and made their day that bit happier or easier.

Key Information

  • £10.50 - £11.00 per hour, plus mileage
  • Enhanced Bank Holiday Pay & Referral Scheme
  • No Experience, Full Training Provided
  • We welcome applications from all ages and backgrounds.
  • Hours Available: Early Mornings, Lunchtimes, Late Evenings & Alternative Weekends
  • Support towards further qualifications such as City & Guilds Dementia & Alzheimer’s
  • Free DBS

Your role

Every single person they support is so different, so it is hard to say for certain what your duties will be. However, a typical example of some of duties they perform are: -

  • Arriving with a smile for an early morning call.
  • Prepare breakfast and assist someone with their morning routine whilst chatting away!
  • Maybe prepare a bath or assist someone to get in and out of the shower.
  • Prompting to take medication.
  • Preparing lunch together, taking care of their nutrition is important.
  • Maybe prompting them to use the toilet, to keep their routine.
  • Going on outings, hospital visits or visiting the shops.
  • End of the day companionship, hot drink and chat before bedtime.

Join the Team

To us, care is personal. As a team we are all truly committed to making a difference and we want to lead the way locally in changing the way our older members of our community are looked after in their older years. When you join our team, you will instantly know what a special organisation we are. Everyone in our team feels valued and supported. Throughout your journey with us and we can offer you not just a job but a truly rewarding vocation! There is care… but then there is the way we deliver care.

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