Care Assistant (car required)

Job Type:

Permanent

Salary:

£11 - £12 Per Hour

Here at Bluebird in North Tyneside we are seeking kind and caring individuals who share our passion for helping others.

No experience necessary as full training is given. We also welcome applications from individuals with previous Carer or Support Worker experience. We can offer you a stable career in these uncertain times.

We can offer you £11.00ph to £12.00ph + Paid travel time + Mileage + flexible working hours.

We can offer full-time and part-time hours, however, working patterns include early mornings starting at 7am and late evenings finishing at 10pm. We ask for all of our Care Assistants commit to working alternate weekends.

We offer our Care Assistants:

  • Competitive hourly rates starting at £11 per hour 
  • Paid travel time
  • Weekly COVID tests & access to the vaccine
  • Flexible hours
  • Mileage allowance
  • Paid annual leave
  • Workplace pension scheme
  • £400 referral scheme for introducing new carers (T&C’s apply)
  • Fully paid induction in line with the Care Certificate
  • Uniform provided
  • Access to Health & Social Care qualifications
  • Career progression
  • Supportive and friendly working environment
  • Shadowing programme with experienced Care Workers to ensure you are comfortable with your role and responsibilities

We care for the elderly and vulnerable in the comfort of their own homes as an alternative to residential care. Your role will be to support our customers with all aspects of their daily lives including personal care, companionship, medication prompting, food and drink preparation, shopping and accessing the local community.

Care Assistant Requirements:

  • Full Driving Licence
  • Own reliable vehicle
  • Good communication skills
  • Commitment and reliability
  • Ability to work flexibly

We have successfully recruited people from Customer Service, Retail and Hospitality as the skills are very transferable into Health & Social Care. It’s time to care – Our vulnerable need you now, more than ever! Be the help they need.

We do require all applicants to have a Full Driving Licence and a reliable vehicle in order to be considered for this role.

Apply Today and we will be in touch shortly.