Job Title: Care and Support Worker
Contracted Hours: Guaranteed hours (part-time or weekend opportunities available)
Salary/Pay Rate: £10.05 - £11.00 (depending on shift and experience) + 45p per mile
Location: Malvern and surrounding areas
Will you promote wellbeing, strive for excellence, treat people with respect, and keep everyone safe? If the answer is yes, look no further.
Why work for us?
We’re proud to say many of our staff have been with us for more than 10 years and some for more than 20. We are committed to investing in our teams, which is why we offer a great list of employee benefits specifically with you in mind:
Working for a charity that puts people at the heart of what we do
A community care service rated ‘Good’ by CQC
Regular hours on a full-time, part-time and flexible basis
A pay-rate of £10.05 per hour on weekdays and £11.00 per hour on weekends
Mileage paid at 45p per mile
DBS provided and paid for
Excellent training and career development pathways
Retail discounts - save money and earn points at over 3,500 retailers
Recommend-a-friend scheme - earn £250 for each referral
Long service awards
Health cash plan and employee assistance programme
Wellbeing - our Wellbeing Pledge is a commitment to all our colleagues to uphold our values as an employer. Promoting the wellbeing of colleagues is one of our top priorities; and in a changing and challenging environment, keeping everyone safe and respecting each other’s needs to encompass physical, emotional and mental health is important.
What are the duties?
Enhancing the lives of the people we support every day
Assisting with personal care and supporting with additional needs
Helping with shopping, financial support and engaging with the community
Providing emotional support
Promoting independence every step of the way
What skills do I need?
Overall, we don’t require you to have experience or qualifications, although you’ll need to be comfortable with lone working. Ideally you will have a driving licence, but this is not always essential. We’ll provide you all the outstanding training and tools that you need; all we ask is a willingness to learn and a genuine enthusiasm to encourage others to live their lives to the full.
What is the service like?
Our community team in Malvern provides exceptional care for people within their own homes. We have a fantastic team in place and you’ll receive great support and guidance from your peers and management team.
Friends of the Elderly has been supporting and caring for older people since 1905. Over a century later, Friends of the Elderly is working to ensure that all older people have the opportunity to live fulfilled and respected lives.
Apply online today or email email@example.com or call our friendly recruitment team on 0300 369 0552 for more information.
Friends of the Elderly is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified people regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion / beliefs, sexual orientation or age.
We reserve the right to close this advert early if we are able to appoint to the vacancy before the advertised closed date.