Care Assistants

Care Assistants

New Career ?

 

Can you make a difference to an older persons daily life just by providing them with the care they need to stay in their own home?

Our experienced and professional Homecare Team will help and support you to enable you to deliver care to your clients in their own homes, of the highest standard.

Contract type: Permanent, casual, lim

Hours of work: Full time hours, Part-time hours

“How lovely to be a newbie, and see how sweet and caring everyone is, it makes a massive difference to each and everyone’s future should the help be needed, its a pleasure working for such a caring charming professional company, and as much as I may be a bit scatty, its a pleasure to learn from the most caring professionals and lovely people possible, its a massive career change for me, but wish I had done it sooner, everyone who works for Premier truly are decent people as well as staff, and just wanted to say each and everyone of you are spot on..! …so I just want to say thank you to everyone …its truly appreciated…many thanks!

Do you wish you could go home, at the end of the day, feeling good about yourself & satisfied you’ve made a difference?

Your role will quite simply be to provide care & kindness to older people wanting support to remain in their own home…the kind of things most of us take for granted, such as washing, dressing, preparing meals, shopping, keeping our homes clean, help to taking medication and most important of all, friendship.

You don’t necessarily need any experience or qualifications to join us as a Homecare Support Worker – We’ll be delighted to provide you with all the training, care experience & support you need.

Premier Homecare believes in unrushed care visits which is why each visit is at least one hour long, enabling you quality time with your client so you can get to know them and care in a way that matters to them.

Premier is also one of the very few Homecare Companies in Bristol to PAY YOU FOR ALL OF YOUR TRAVEL TIME between all of your client visits, AT YOUR FULL HOURLY RATE. Mileage is paid at 45p per mile.

What’s it like working for us?

“ A truly caring, professional and responsive company. I am happy to work for”.

“…an amazing company & wonderful team”.

“Its lovely to work with such a supportive team! All the best for this year!”.(Some current employee Premier Homecare Instagram posts).

You will need a car; also, our care visiting area means it’s easier for you if you live in the North area of Bristol.

Full & Part-time hours are available which include start times of:

  • 7am for daytime shifts
  • 3pm for afternoon / evening shifts
  • Ideally, availability to work alternate weekends

How is Premier Homecare different to Other Care Providers? :

  • All Travel Time between visits is paid AT YOUR FULL HOURLY RATE! – your pay is not confined to client contact times
  • All Visits are 1 hour or more in length meaning more care time & less travel time
  • Shadowing, which is fully paid, is for a period of 2 weeks meaning lots of support and important confidence-building for you!
  • We pay 45p per mile towards your petrol cost
  • Your DBS Police check is free
  • The 1st Bristol Home Care Company rated ‘OUTSTANDING’ by the Care Quality Commission!
  • A great, caring company with a great & caring reputation!
  • Discount perks at many stores and attractions

Please apply now via The Proud To Care site OR contact us on 01179592013 if you would like to know a little more…we’ll be more than happy to chat with you.

Currently taking applications for a January 2021 / February 2021 start About you (the candidate): You must be kind, caring and patient with a passion for working with the elderly.

You must be a car owner and driver.

You must have an excellent reliability and attendance record.

Ideally you’ll be living in the north area of Bristol since this is the area where we deliver care.

About us (the employer):Highly regarded by health and social care professionals, Premier Homecare have been providing the highest quality care in Bristol to people wishing to remain in their own homes, for the past 16 years.

All care assistant travel time is fully paid / all care visits are a 1 hour minimum duration.

The first Bristol Homecare Provider to be rated ‘Outstanding’ overall by the Care Quality Commission (CQC).

Premier Homecare is strongly committed to supporting & valuing our staff.

Feedback from new & existing staff suggest our training and ongoing care staff support is second to none. This in turn results in care of the highest standard and quality to our clients choosing or wishing to remain as independent as possible, in their own home.

Qualifications required: No qualifications are required – We will provide you with all necessary training Training and benefits: All training is provided.

Those new or returning after a while to care will be supported to undertake ‘The Care Certificate’.

This programme is a combination of mainly classroom and  ‘on-the-job’ supervised training …Covid-safe arrangements have been put in place to facilitate face-to-face training.

We believe face-to-face training is vital in order to ensure a highly-trained and confident workforce post-COVID.

Your training starts from Day 1 with 2 weeks of fully-supervised visits:

Week 1 – you will be assigned for the full week to one of our experienced Trainer carers for all of your care visits Week 2 – you will have your ‘buddy’ supervisor with you at all of your visits supporting you to deliver care yourself. They will be there to guide you and help build your confidence.

Throughout the next 3 months you will be provided with further training on topics including :

How to administer medicines safely; how to move people safely; how to provide personal care safely and with dignity ; how to community effectively with clients; how to recognise and report concerns regarding your clients well-being or safety; how to document & report feedback effectively.

 

All care visits are a minimum of 1 hour in duration – meaning unrushed visits.

All travel TIME between visits is provided appropriately and importantly, is paid at your full hourly rate.

In addition your mileage/petrol costs are paid at 45p per mile.

All Bank holiday / Christmas Day/Boxing Day /New Years Day and Easter visits are paid at Double time.

We provide weekly Corona Virus testing for all staff.

 

Contact details for further information: Please contact us on 01179592013 or recruitment@premier-homecare.com 

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