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2018-01-10 Home Care Job Title: Care Assistant
Job Setting: Clients Home
Job Role: Carer / Support Worker
Date Posted: 11 Dec 2017
Job Location: Shrewsbury , Shropshire
Salary: £18,000 to £20,000 per annum Loyalty scheme, competitive mileage, employee perkbox
Hours: Full Time
Contact Name: Ceri Eades
At Bluebird Care, we make sure everyone has someone, especially at Christmas. Could you be that someone?
We are currently recruiting for Care Assistants to join our team to support our growth and passionate for excellent care in the community.
This role presents a unique opportunity to join a caring, fun and forward-thinking business which is looking to help more of our customers stay in their homes and live independently.
Our pay rates are competitive at up to £9 per hour and a competitive mileage rate paid in between your calls. We have a loyalty scheme, employee benefits scheme and a work based pension. We offer a full training programme helping you work towards your care certificate and ongoing support in your role to be the best you can be.
We are looking for a kind, committed and approachable team member, the person who fulfils this role will add real value with their passion and commitment to customers, families and staff alike, and will have the ability to perform duties in a challenging environment with care and compassion. You need to have resilience and determination with a strong work ethic.
You will consistently deliver ideal levels of person-centred care; as a Care Assistant you will contribute fully to the overall care team and work to high standards when alone, or working with another care assistant. The ideal candidate needs to have empathy to others needs, patience and honesty. You must be able to drive in order to get to our customer's homes.
You will ensure that personal care needs are met, that the customer home is clean and tidy, that medication is taken on time and the meal requirements are met. You will provide company in quiet moments, make sure that your customer is happy and ensure that any concerns are reported into the office.
If you possess these skills and have the drive to succeed in this role we would love to hear from you. In return Bluebird Care (Shropshire) provide a variety of competitive benefits including a loyalty scheme, employee recognition via Perkbox, career progression and a competitive salary.