Care Assistant

Job Type:

Permanent

Salary:

£9 Per Hour

So why do people work for Bluebird Care North Tyneside? Well that’s simple, not only do we provide our Care Assistants with a supportive, professional (and friendly) working environment but we do one important thing; put a smile on the faces of the people who make up your community.

We understand what makes a good care company and what makes a happy Care Assistant. That’s why we give you time to care which means you are never rushed.

All of our Care Assistants are paid travel time at national living wage which means you are never out of pocket in between your visits! So if you have travelled for 1 hour throughout the day you are paid £8.21 for the time.

We are a very friendly bunch and we have Care Assistants who have been with us for over 5 years and with many of our office staff still delivering care which means we stay in touch with our Care Assistants, we listen and we respond.

Our big focus is our Care Assistants. We have Carer of the Month, regular support from our Team Leaders (as and when needed), pins and awards for length of service and a chance to join our ‘High Flyers Club’ – you’ll have to apply to find out more!

How we reward our Care Assistants:

  • £9.20 – 9.40 
  • Travel time paid at national living wage £8.21 per hour
  • Enhanced bank holiday rate
  • 20p mileage
  • 28 days annual leave, pro rata + extra paid shift off for your birthday
  • £200 refer a friend scheme 
  • Paid Training
  • Career progression plan and on-going support
  • Free uniform
  • Parking on site
  • Uniform & PPE included
  • MUST BE A DRIVER
  • MUST LIVE IN NORTH TYNESIDE

If you are new to care then don’t worry. We provide amazing training and on-going support for all of our Care Assistants. 

We find that people from the following background make great Care Assistants – Teaching Assistant, Hair Dresser, Nursery Assistant, Retail assistants, Charity / Volunteering, Police, Cleaners and Nurses.

If you would like to join a company that values its staff and changes people’s lives every day, then please click the apply button and send us your CV. 

Remember – you must be a driver for this role as it is community care. We look forward to hearing from you and our friendly Recruitment team will then be in touch to say hello!