Care Worker, Abingdon

Job Reference: AOSG002
Salary: £9-11.00 per hour
Higher pay rate is achieved by: Working Bank Holidays

Contract Type: Permanent, Full time

Care to make a difference? Bailey Care Services is a rapidly expanding national care company providing people in their own homes with friendly, high quality care in and around Oxfordshire.
We are looking for dedicated, caring people, we can offer you;

Induction payment

Starting rates of £8.00ph for new inexperienced workers, hourly rate increases on achieving care certificate and level 2 qualifications up to £11.00ph

full time hours (to include every other weekend and some evenings)

part time hours (evenings, weekends, earlies)

Paid Travel Time

Paid Mileage

Holiday Pay (5.6 weeks of paid holiday per annum (pro-rated to hours worked)

Pension contributions

Uniform and all necessary PPE (Personal Protective Equipment)

Ongoing training and support will be provided with access and support to funded professional qualifications and continued personal development.

Recommend a friend incentive scheme

Care worker award scheme

No experience is required, if you have an interest but have no previous experience come and have a chat with us we can support you in training and shadowing other workers. The role can include;

Supporting individuals with personal care including, washing, showering/bathing, toileting, tooth care and dressing

Supporting with medication, reminding to take, assisting to take themselves or administering medication for them, application of creams, eye or ear drops.

Supporting with meals and drinks, supporting to prepare a meal, shopping assistance, cooking for the individual, supporting to eat their meal, washing up afterwards.

Carrying out housework, hoovering, dusting, cleaning bathrooms and kitchens.

Supporting to go out on trips, attend activities sitting in to chat and keep company.

What we’re looking for in you;

That you have the right values, you want to work in care because you care, compassion, a dedication to support people to improve or maintain whatever level of independence they have and ensuring dignity is maintained during this.

Flexibility, compassion, great communication skills and a smile when times are tough for our clients.
A full driving licence and access to a vehicle for work are essential to travel between venues in the community.

Additional Benefits & Requirements

  • 28 days Paid Annual Leave pro-rata for PAYE (inclusive of statutory holiday)
  • Driving licence required
  • Hourly rate as above (not age dependent)
  • Overtime Available
  • Own transport required
  • Possible permanent position following a successful trial period
  • Training Provided
  • Weekend Work

This vacancy was listed by the Abingdon/Oxford branch, contact them

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