Home Carer / Community Carer - Travel Time paid

Location
Cheltenham
Salary
£8 - £17 per hour
Posted
05 Apr 2017
Closes
03 May 2017
Ref
00067050
Contact
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Sector
Healthcare
Function
Operations
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Home Carer / Community Carer - Various positions available

OWN CAR ESSENTIAL - Travel Time is paid in addition to mileage.

Cheltenham town and outlying areas.

Due to continued company growth this company are currently recruiting for reliable and motivated individuals to add to their team. Mainly working alone in the community to provide a service for our clients, you will enable them to live in their own homes, as independently as possible. Care is provided 365 days a year, including Christmas and New Year.

Care duties will include: assisting the client with personal care, bathing, cooking or heating of meals, administering medication, shopping, light cleaning, laundry, social calls.

It is important that the successful candidates have an excellent sense of initiative, as you will need to report any concerns or changes on your service users health and well being, to your manager. You are supported by a management team who are available at all times, on the telephone, but this is mainly a lone worker position. It is essential that you have previous care experience (this can be through employment or life experience)

- Hours of work - A variety of day and evening work is available, all applicants are required to work alternate weekends, which may involve working am and pm, or one day every weekend. There will also be additional hours available for holiday and sickness cover. Please indicate in your application when you are available to work between 7am and 10:15pm 7 days a week.

- Excellent rates of pay - £8.50 Weekdays, £10.00 Weekends and £17.00 BH's
- Travel Time paid - £8.50 per hour
- Car Driver Essential - generous mileage allowance paid of 45p per mile
- 5.6 weeks Annual Leave entitlement.
- Company Pension Scheme
- Four Weekly Pay
- Staff Bonus Scheme
- Excellent Paid Induction programme - including the Care Certificate, e-learning, and shadowing with senior carers.

Job Type: Full-time and Part-time positions available

Salary: £8.50-£17.00 per hour plus 45p per mile mileage, plus travel time at £8.50 per hour.

Required:
- Driving License
- Reliable car

Candidates must live within a 20 mile radius of Cheltenham at the time of applying, applications will not be processed outside of this area.

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