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Dementia Friend & Care Companion

£10.00 per hour, plus paid waiting time, travel time & mileage
 

Job Description

Full & part-time, Dementia Friend & Care Companion job vacancy in the Colwall area of Worcestershire – We offer full training, so no previous experience needed – car drivers essential, with access to your own vehicle.

Thank you for clicking on this job vacancy, it’s great to know there are people like you who love nothing more than brightening someone days, sometimes by doing the simplest of things.

Benefits for you

  • £10.00 per hour + 25p mileage (enhanced rate on bank holidays).
  • Paid time between calls & travel time – car drivers essential.
  • Local work to keep any travelling to a minimum.
  • Flexible, full & part time hours available.
  • Contracted hours available. 
  • Shift times involve starting at 7:00 until 2:30pm and 4pm - 10pm.
  • Alternate weekend working.
  • Retail discounts, health plans, paid holidays & pension scheme.
  • Comprehensive training and paid shadowing shifts.
  • Opportunities to progress and develop your skills.

Could you help May?

*May Is 82, she sadly lost her husband 6 years ago, she has slowly started to lose her confidence and doesn’t get out of the house as much as she would like. May doesn’t have any family locally, so she has started to feel very lonely.  May needs someone who can help her get out of bed in the morning and get her dressed. She may want to go shopping but needs help with preparing meals and light cleaning tasks. She needs companionship too as she loves listening to music and reminiscing about the past.  Like many older adults in our community, May wants to stay at home in the place she loves for as long as possible, could you help May?

About us

We have a desire to transform the way care is delivered, this is why we are recognised as one of the top 20 home care providers in the West Midlands and Worcestershire. We are an independent, modern family run homecare company built on wonderful values.

Looking after you is also very important to us. We care for our Dementia Friend & Care Companion; we offer you contracted hours and pay for the travel time between your calls. You will be carefully matched with our clients so you build lasting relationships, your visits will never be rushed, so you can spend quality time with each client.

Apply

We welcome applications from all age groups, and career backgrounds. Many of our Dementia Friend & Care Companion have come from a variety of sectors, if you are passionate and genuinely care, we really want to hear from you, please click apply!  We understand not everyone has an up-to-date CV, don’t worry simply email us directly with some brief history about yourself, why you want to care, we will call you to have a chat and tell you more.

*May is just an example of someone you would support

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