Care Worker

Somerset Care
£8.55 - £9.75/hour £350 Welcome Bonus
13 Jun 2017
13 Jul 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
We are looking for dedicated people to join our community care team as a Care Worker in Trowbridge/Bradford-on-Avon.
The role involves providing personal care, companionship, meal preparation and overseeing medication for our customers. Experience is not essential as full training is provided. However, if you have experience in working as a care assistant, care and support worker, community carer or health care assistant, this would be beneficial.
Somerset Care is a not-for-profit care organisation working along Wiltshire Council with the Help to Live at Home contract, supporting people to remain independent in their homes. Due to the growing need to support more people in the local area we are looking to expand our team.
If you join our team we will offer you:
• £350 Welcome bonus
• Guaranteed hours
• Paid mileage, travel time and weekend enhancements
• Fantastic market leading benefits package including an employer contribution pension scheme, childcare vouchers and thousands of High Street discount vouchers to help you pinch those pounds please see My Caring Rewards for more details
• Fully paid induction and free criminal records check
• Structured career path and progression opportunities
• Opportunity to gain nationally recognised qualifications whilst working
• Be Healthy Campaign promoting the health and wellbeing of all of our employees by providing free health checks, access to information, advice and support, interactive challenges, competitions, discounted gym memberships, and many more exciting things!

To join our team we are looking for:
• A compassionate individual with excellent communication skills both written and verbal
• An active team player that is able to work autonomously when required
• Availability to work alternate weekends
• The ability to treat people with dignity and to respect them as an individual

For more information please contact our Recruitment Team on (Apply online only) or to apply, please follow the link below.
Appointments are subject to a satisfactory certificate from the DBS. We are an equal opportunities employer