Care Assistant

Job Type:

Permanent

Salary:

£10 - £15 Per Hour Part/full time work available

Providing home care in the South and West of Bristol, our Care Assistants go the extra mile, work hard, and along with the day to day practical tasks (personal care, meal preparation, light cleaning, administering medication), they provide kindness and companionship to our customers. They recognise and treat our customers as individuals and are committed to providing the highest quality of care, enabling people to remain at home where they feel the most comfortable.

Could you be a part of the Bluebird Team as a Care Assistant? You don’t need to have previous experience, but you’ll be flexible and reliable. Perhaps you have provided care to a family member, or always liked the idea of working in a challenging, yet rewarding job, where no 2 days are the same. You may have acquired transferable skills along the way such as hospitality or customer service. So long as you’re kind in nature, we can teach you the rest!

As a Care Assistant you'll receive the following:

  • £10 per hour weekdays
  • £11 per hour weekends
  • No probation rate!
  • £15 per hour bank holidays
  • 28 days paid holiday per year, pro rata
  • Paid travel time
  • 34 pence per mile for travel
  • Paid Induction
  • Free signup to Perkbox
  • £400 refer a friend bonus (T’s & C’s apply)
  • £100 joining bonus (T’s & C’s apply)
  • Birthday off – Paid!
  • Company healthcare Cash Plan
  • Pension
  • Guaranteed full and part time hours available

To apply as a Care Assistant you’ll need to be a driver with your own vehicle.

As a Care Assistant you can expect to receive a comprehensive paid induction and full support to complete the Care Certificate during probation. If you wish, we’ll also provide you with career progression opportunities.

Standard shift times for our Care Assistants are 7am-2pm and 4pm-10pm (where you will visit a number of customers in their own homes). We have a range of hours available (such as mornings, evenings, waking nights, sleep-ins and live-in care), and will work with you to agree your availability (some evening and weekend work would be required).

We are rapidly growing due to customer demand, and therefore constantly on the lookout for new Care Assistants. Start a new chapter and apply today!

If you CARE, become a CARER and build a CAREER.

Please click apply today and our friendly Recruitment Team will be in touch to for a quick chat and to answer any of your questions.

Successful applicants will be required to complete an enhanced (DBS) police check.  A criminal record is not necessarily a barrier to recruitment

Bluebird Care is an equal opportunities employer.