Summary

  • Job category Care Assistant
  • Salary Up to £15.00 p/hr
  • Job type Permanent
  • Location Bristol North & surrounding local areas

Care Assistant Job description

Are you looking for a new, flexible and fulfilling full or part-time job? A warm welcome awaits you at Premier Homecare, Bristol; we promise you will experience incredible support and outstanding job satisfaction working as part of our wonderful North Bristol Care Assistant team.

We’re hiring now, compassionate, patient people with a genuine desire to care. You’ll be that special person helping our elderly Bristol clients to continue living in their own, cherished homes. You’ll need a car to be considered as the Care Assistant role requires you to drive from one persons home to the next (Importantly with petrol prices as they are, we pay the top rates of petrol allowance!).

In the main, as a Care Assistant, you will be supporting our clients with daily domestic and personal care tasks. Some of these include helping them with washing and dressing, preparing meals and cleaning their home; sometimes administering medication. Very importantly you will be that all important person with a cheery smile to brighten up an older persons day and prevent feelings of loneliness.

Who are we?

At Premier Homecare Bristol we pride ourselves in our high standards of support to our wonderful team of Home Care Assistants. If you have no care assistant experience, there is no need to worry as you’ll find at Premier Homecare we go above and beyond to equip you with everything you need to enable you to provide the best care possible to your clients. We promise we will work tirelessly to make you feel valued in your Care Assistant role plus you can be proud you will be joining the first Homecare Provider in Bristol to be rated ‘Outstanding’ by the Care Quality Commission.

Premier Homecare, Bristol is one of the very few care providers in Bristol to pay you for all of your travel time at your full carer hourly rate. We realise fuel prices have risen so importantly, 45p per mile is paid on top of any travel time which our staff have found helps hugely at this time.

Reknown in Bristol for the highest quality care provision and care employment practices, we will ensure you recieve above industry-standard training. Ongoing support is guaranteed and will help ensure you are confident to carry out your new Care Assistant role. If career progression is important to you, we will ensure we support you in your care career path.

Car ownership plus full driving licence is a vital requirement for this Care Assistant job.

Care Assistant Requirements

As a Care Assistant you do not need previous care experience but you will need:

  • Your own car and full driving licence

  • A genuine love of working with people

  • Ability to work alone or with colleagues

  • A desire to provide care to the highest standards

  • Have a resilient character and good attendance record

  • Our clients live in the following North areas of Bristol:

    Southmead, Westbury-On-Trym, Filton, Patchway, Bradley Stoke, Charlton Hayes.  Little Stoke, Stoke Gifford, Frenchay, Stapleton, Seamills, Shirehampton. Clifton, Redland, Horfield, Henleaze, Stoke Bishop, Brentry, Thornbury. Lawrence Weston, Long Ashton, Withywood, Northville, Westbury-On-Trym.

We are currently taking applications for Care Assistant Job candidates to join us. Start to make preparations now by calling our friendly recruitment team or completing our on-line application form…we will try and accommodate the hours and days you can work too…call us to let us know what you’re looking for.

Care Assistant Benefits

  • Premium Hourly Rates up to £15 /Hr
  • Minimum 1 Hour duration Care Visits
  • All travel time between visits paid at full hourly rate
  • CQC rated ‘Outstanding’ Care Provider
  • Genuine family-run Company, established in Bristol for 18 years
  • Great care assistant & client reviews
  • Exceptional training & ongoing support
  • Reknown in Bristol for professional reputation & high standards of care
  • Guaranteed Salary Contracts available
  • School Hours contracts available
  • Very generous ‘Refer a Friend’ Bonus
  • Double Pay on Bank Holidays
  • We will do our best to accommodate the hours you can work

To Apply:

See below and hit the Red ‘Apply Now’ button…we very much look forward to recieving your application – Hiring now for starts in the next 2 – 4 weeks.

Ready to apply for your Homecare Assistant Job?

“One year ago I joined Premier Homecare, it’s the best decision I have ever made I love my job and have support from some of the best people I have had the pleasure to work with.”

Apply online below or call to speak to our friendly recruitment team

0117 959 2013

This job was posted on the 16 Nov 2022 on https://www.premier-homecare.com

Job description

We’re looking for compassionate and caring people with a genuine desire to care to take on the role of full or part-time Home Care Assistant.

At Premier Homecare we pride ourselves in our high standards of support to our wonderful Home Care Team. We go above and beyond to equip you with everything you need to provide the best care possible to your clients. The Care Quality Commission has rated us ‘outstanding’, making us the first in Bristol. We are also one of the only providers in Bristol that pays you for all your travel time, plus 45p per mile.

As a Home Care Assistant you’ll set an older person up for the day with an hour or more of care and conversation and assist them in their daily lives. You’ll assist clients with daily domestic tasks such as making the bed, shopping or preparing meals. Other tasks might be helping your client shower, administering medication or planning their day. On some days your client might want to visit a cafe or local place of interest during the day. You will help them with this, providing much needed support and company, whatever their needs.

You do not need any qualification or previous experience. Our above industry-standard training and ongoing support will ensure you are confident to carry out your role as a Home Care Assistant. However, you will need your own car and full driving licence to visit clients in their homes.

Benefits

As a Home Care Assistant with Premier Homecare you will receive the following benefits:

  • Extremely competitive hourly rate of £10.50 – £15.00 per hour

  • All travel time paid at your full hourly rate – not just your client contact time

  • Additional fuel/car contribution of 45p per mile

  • Double pay on bank holidays

  • Company pension & holiday pay

  • Refer a Friend scheme – £1000 per successful referral

  • Additional holiday pay worth £750.00 – £1000.00 per year

  • No short calls – All care visits are 1 hour or more in length allowing you proper time with your clients

  • Minimum of two weeks paid initial ‘shadowing’ to help you grow in confidence

  • Above and beyond paid training and support in your role

  • Lots of opportunity to progress to a senior care role

  • Fully supported and paid Care Certificate training

  • Free DBS Police check

Requirements

As a Home Care Assistant you will need:

  • Your own car and full driving licence

  • A genuine desire to care

  • Ideally live in one of the following areas:

    • Westbury-on-Trym

    • Southmead

    • Henleaze

    • Lawrence Weston

    • Brentry

    • Stoke Bishop

    • Shirehampton

    • Seamills

    • Pilning

    • Thornbury

    • Clifton

    • Redland

    • Long Ashton

    • Horfield

    • Frenchay

    • Filton

    • Patchway

    • Bradley Stoke

We are currently taking applications for Homecare Assistant Job candidates to join us from January 2022 Start to make preparations to join us now by calling our friendly recruitment team or completing our on-line application form.

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