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Care Assistant


Compassionate Home Care Assistant – Salary £9.50 per hour after probation plus additional paid travelling time at your hourly rate and 45p mileage.

Hours for Position; Full-time/part-time/flexible working

Severn Sunrise is a care provider based in Quedgeley, Gloucestershire. We are passionate about care and quality of service. We are looking for dedicated and motivated individuals to help build our team and join us on our journey. This is an opportunity to grow with our Company and work with a manager who has been part of the Gloucestershire health and social care sector for nearly 25 years.

Main purpose of the job: To make a difference to the people we care for by putting the person in the centre of their care - with no short visits.

Essential Criteria:

• You must have access to a car; be prepared to have business insurance as part of your motor policy (free from most insurers), travel reasonable distances.
• A mandatory DBS (unless you have one still in date).
• 6 month minimum work experience in the care sector.
• Suitable employment references.

Though not essential, some knowledge and experience of dementia and palliative care would be advantageous, as well as excellent written and verbal communication skills. Confidence with technology such as: smart phone, tablet, computer.

Job Type: Permanent, guaranteed 20 hours per week for full-time staff, variable for part-time staff.

Severn Sunrise is at the forefront of excellent client care in Gloucester.
We currently have vacancies in our team. This is an exciting time to join us and become part of our vision to not only provide quality care but enhance our client’s lives.

If you are interested in joining our team or would just like to know a bit more about us and our vision, contact Denise:

Tel: 01452 904 009
Email: enquiries@severnrise.co.uk

Vacancy info

  • Organisation:Severn Sunrise Homecare Ltd
  • Location:Gloucester
  • Job type:Permanent
  • Occupational group:Private sector
  • Service type:Residential
  • Job term:Various hours
  • We pay for travel time: Yes
  • Salary:£9.50 P/H
  • Create date:4th Nov 2018
  • End date:23rd May 2019

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