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To help clients remain independent at home and support with personal care, meal prep, medication etc. This role is a mixture of a couple of evening shifts and mornings, or subject to availability just mornings or evenings. Morning Position 7am until 2pm or school run 8am start. Evening position 4pm until 10pm.

Hours of work:

30 hours minimum per week.

Wage:

National minimum wage.

Location:

Heydays Care, Grange-over-Sands or Levens.

Closing date:

31st August 2022

Vacancy Details

Employer website: https://www.heydayscare.co.uk/

Main duties and responsibilities:

Do you enjoy spending time with people and helping them with little tasks promoting their independence such as:

  • Personal care
  • Meal preparation
  • Medication prompt
  • Companionship
  • Accessing the community this may include supporting a client with shopping or attending local events, visiting a Garden Centre, accompanying them to local coffee shops, walking etc

Skills & training:

  • Experience is not essential as fully paid training is given.
  • You will receive in-house training on various topics that are applicable for your role, shadowing on the specific rounds that you have been recruited for and enrolment onto the Care Certificate with on-going support and training which is fully funded and paid in addition to your care hours. Training also through Kendal College
  • Candidate should be caring, polite, approachable, team working, hard-working, logical, non-judgmental

Benefits & Perks:

  • Excellent working facilities-We offer round-the-clock support to our carers
  • Unlimited & fully funded access to training which is paid in addition to wages
  • Contracted Hours
  • Set Clients
  • Flexible Hours
  • Same rota (so you know each week what you are working)
  • Additional mileage allowance on top of hourly rate
  • Exceptional Overtime rate
  • Block shifts-no big hourly gaps
  • Pension Scheme
  • Uniform; includes t-shirts, tunics & jacket
  • Rewards-we love to treat and reward our carers
  • Refer a friend scheme
  • Access to company car
  • On hands management team
  • Regular staff meetings and social events- we believe in caring for you to!

Things to consider

  • Continue to full-time employment
  • Due to the nature of the role, the candidate must be able to drive

To apply, please send a CV and covering letter to apprenticeships@kendal.ac.uk.

How to apply:

You can find more information & apply for this position on the National Apprenticeship website, which can be accessed by clicking on the ‘Apply now’ button.

Be sure to take your time when completing this application, ensure you consider all the required skills and responsibilities and what you can offer. If you would like any support in completing this application, you can access support from our Student Services Team:

t 01539 814700
e hello@kendal.ac.uk

Apply now