Carer

Carer

Location: Bristol & South Gloucestershire

Salary: £8.72 to £9.42 (depending on experience)

Payment for travel time also at same rate, plus weekend and bank holiday enhancements, travel expenses and company benefits

Hours: Full time and part time hours available

There’s never been a better time to start your career as a Carer with Brunelcare. 

Wouldn’t you just love a job that brings buckets of satisfaction? To go home every night knowing that you put a smile on people’s faces just by being you?

If you are a caring ‘people-person’, and all this sounds right, then this is definitely the job for you!

Benefits of working as a Carer:

  • Guaranteed contracted hours, regular runs with minimal gaps and travel between your clients’ homes.
  • £100 cash back after completing 3 months’ continuous service
  • Competitive rates of pay, plus £1 an hour enhancement for weekends and double time for bank holidays
  • Equivalent to 30 days paid annual leave (inclusive of bank holidays), increasing to the equivalent of 33 after 5 years’ service (pro rata)
  • Comprehensive and flexible induction provided
  • Free DBS Check (Enhanced with Lists) & uniform provided
  • Paid travel time as well as paid mileage at 38p (per mile)
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Pension Scheme – Death In Service Cover Included
  • Company Sick Pay – Linked to length of service
  • Care First Employee Assistance Programme, which provides a range of free confidential services

What skills do you need?

  • No experience required – we train you
  • Ability to get on well with different people
  • Kindness, care and honesty – able to treat people with dignity and respect
  • Must have a driving licence and have access to a vehicle

What does the job involve?

  • You will join our home care team that covers the South Gloucestershire area. Brunelcare has just been named as South Gloucestershire Council’s chosen provider for homecare for people living in: Hanham, Kingswood, Longwell Green, Cadbury Heath, Warmley, Wick, Downend, Emersons Green and Marshfield
  • Ensuring your clients are happy, healthy and making the most of their lives every day
  • Care duties, including assistance with washing, toileting, bed making, medication and preparing meals and drinks
  • Enabling people to achieve as much independence as possible within their own home
  • Full time or Part time (ranging from 12 – 35 hours per week; ‘earlies’ from 7am; late shifts up to 11pm and weekend shifts)
About Us:
For over 75 years Brunelcare have been at the forefront of developing ways for people to stay as independent as possible, creating great communities to live, work and thrive in. We are a Charity that provides high quality housing, care and support for older people across Bristol, South Gloucestershire and Somerset.

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