SENIOR CARE ASSISTANTS wanted in the Sunderland and Washington area.
Bluebird Care Sunderland supports both Adults and Children (4 years and above). We provide Domiciliary and Live-In Care in the areas of Sunderland, Washington, Houghton-le-Spring and Hetton-le-Hole. To be able to be effective in this role, it is essential that the applicant be a car driver with access to their own car and live within the Sunderland local authority area.
If you are working in the care sector and are now looking for a career with more responsibilities, then this role would be right for you. This will be your first step into a management role with the company. You will be responsible for a team of care assistants and reporting to the Supervisor. You may be required to share with the management team the responsibility of the company ON-CALL (out of hours support) facility. The company provides development opportunities to learn and further develop your career.
If you are compassionate, experienced, reliable, a driver (with own car), trained to at least NVQ level 2 and maybe working towards level 3, motivated and ready for a challenge, then this may be the right opportunity for you.
We are currently looking for new people to join our growing team of staff at Bluebird Care Sunderland; to provide great care and support for our customers so that they can continue to live independently in the comfort of their own homes within the Sunderland, Washington, Houghton-le-Spring and Hetton-le-Hole areas.
If you have good working time availability, flexibility and can work a mixture of Daytime, Evenings, Weekdays and alternate weekend shifts, then please get in touch. FULL TIME hours are available. We pay £9.25 per hour on weekdays and £9.50 per hour at weekends. Bank holidays are paid at £12.00 per hour.
Please note that you are required to apply for and achieve a satisfactory DBS check (Disclosure and Barring service). Driving licence and access to OWN CAR is essential (with Class 1 Business Insurance) as you will be required to travel throughout the Sunderland Local Authority area.
Our standard Care Assistant job description and application form can be found on our website, www.bluebirdcare.co.uk/sunderland You must have good flexibility to work during the week and weekends for this new job role.