Care Assistant

5 days left

Bluebird Care (East Devon)
01 Aug 2017
25 Aug 2017
Contract Type

Care Assistant
Honiton & surrounds

Do you love being out and about when the weather is at its finest? Could your sunny disposition help to brighten peoples' days? If so, how about a role as a Care Assistant that includes amazing hourly rates and great training.

About Us:

Born from humble beginnings, Bluebird Care is one of the largest providers of homecare services in the UK and is a leader in great customer service. Now, we're looking for a number of Care Assistants to join our team on a full time or part time basis.

Dedicated to investing in our employees, Bluebird Care has been named the "Employer of the Year" at the Express & Echo Business Awards 2016, and we are continuously finding ways to enhance the wellbeing of our service users and staff.

The Rewards:

- Great hourly rate of GBP8.70 - GBP12.20 per hour (GBP9.20 - GBP12.20 after probation)
- Referral bonuses
- Uniform provided
- Subsidised DBS checks
- Paid travel time & competitive mileage package
- Healthcare cash plan
- Competitive holiday entitlement

Our employees are the biggest part of Bluebird Care and we make sure that your work is celebrated and does not go unrecognised. August will see us celebrate our summer awards event where we take time to acknowledge the work of our care staff, recognise their achievements and have a wonderful time in the sun with cream teas, Pimms and a bouncy castle.

On top of this, we have just introduced a new training format which will see you shadowing existing staff as part of a five day induction process. If you are new to care, you will be completely equipped to handle any eventuality during this period.

At Bluebird Care, we are proud of make such an important difference to so many people's lives. Our Care Assistants have told us that they love to put smiles on faces, they know that through their efforts they have made lives better, that they care about empowering people, meeting new people and helping them in their lives.

What's more, they have also told us that what they like about Bluebird Care is our good name and reputation, that we genuinely care about our customers and our staff and we understand the line between 'work time' and 'you time'.

This is an amazing opportunity to grow your skill-set and embark on an exciting career in care. Don't miss out - apply today!

About Your Role:

As a Care Assistant, you'll provide outstanding levels of care to individuals at their homes throughout the Honiton area.

Being a part of our dedicated team is immensely rewarding, but it also demands commitment and professionalism.

Your role will involve:

- Working with all manner of people, both older and younger, with a wide variety of differing needs and requirements
- Helping individuals with all aspects of day-to-day living
- Enabling individuals to enjoy the best possible quality of life
- Completing in-depth training

About You:

Interested? Whilst no experience is necessary, to be considered, you'll need:

- A full driving licence
- Compassion
- Great communication skills
- A calm and caring manner

It would be great if you had a care or health qualification, or experience as a Care Assistant or unpaid carer, but this is by no means essential. What really counts is your personality, passion and willingness to learn.

We have a variety of hours available for our Care Assistants:

- Full and part time
- Evening shifts, 5pm - 10pm
- Day shifts, 7am - 3pm
- Weekend tem

We look forward to hearing from you!