Care and Support Worker
Here at Friends of the Elderly, we’re looking for passionate Care and Support Workers to join our team on a full-time, part-time or flexible basis across our Community Care and Residential Care services! Salary/Pay Rate: Up to £10.25 per hour (Dependent on shift and experience). Why work for us? We’re proud to say many of our staff have been with us for more than 10 years and some for more than 20. We are committed to investing in our teams, which is why we offer a great list of employee benefits specifically with you in mind: Working for a charity rated ‘Good’ by CQC in Bournemouth Various hours on a full-time, part-time and flexible basis DBS provided and paid for Excellent training and clear career development pathways Retail discounts – save money and earn points at over 3,500 retailers Childcare vouchers Personal car leasing scheme Recommend-a-friend scheme – earn £250 for each referral Long service awards Health Cash Plan & Employee Assistance Programme Pension plan What are the duties? Enhancing the lives of the people that we support every day Assisting with personal care and supporting with additional needs Helping with shopping, financial support and engaging within the community Providing emotional support Promoting independence every step of the way What skills do I need? Overall, we don’t require you to have experience or qualifications, we only require you to be passionate about supporting others. We’ll provide you with all the outstanding training and tools that you need; all we ask is a willingness to learn and a genuine enthusiasm to encourage others to live their lives to the full. About us Friends of the Elderly has been supporting and caring for older people since 1905. Over a century later, Friends of the Elderly is working to ensure that all older people have the opportunity to live fulfilled and respected lives whether in the community or in our care homes. Apply online today or call our friendly recruitment team on 0300 369 0552 for more information. Friends of the Elderly is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified people regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion / beliefs, sexual orientation or age. We reserve the right to close this advert early if we are able to appoint to the vacancy before the advertised closed date.