Personal Support Assistant (Northumberland)

Job Type: Part Time Salary: £9.90 - £11.30 (including travel time)

Job Description

EveryDay is a wholly owned, social enterprise of Age UK North Tyneside, we are looking for a qualified individual carer to work in the Community in Corbridge.

We have a unique opportunity to care for an individual lady in the Community in Corbridge, as a Personal Support Assistant for 6 hours per week and possible infrequent overtime. Your goal is to promote and enable the individual with cognitive impairments to live well and independently.

Roles involve assisting with bathing, washing and dressing, assisting in and out of bed/wheelchair, with hoist if necessary, assisting and feeding where necessary, and assisting/preparing meals and drinks as authorised in care plan and supporting with medication in strict accordance to care plans and medication assessments. Maybe casual sleep overs when partner works away.

What we offer our Personal Support Assistants / Care Workers

As well as fantastic rates of pay, we also provide our care assistants with a range of employee benefits:

  • Paid training and induction
  • Paid mileage
  • Paid DBS check
  • EveryDay care assistant uniform
  • 4 weeks paid holiday – separate to hourly rate
  • Paid bank holidays
  • Double time for Christmas Day and New Year’s Day
  • Staff engagement forum representing group employees
  • Annual Pay Review
  • Health and Wellbeing Events
  • Loyalty bonus paid after two years’ service
  • Refer a Friend Scheme £400 payment
  • Pensions Scheme
  • Career Progression Opportunities

What we look for in a Care Assistant

We require you to have:

  • Right to work in the UK
  • A Clean Driving Licence (Desirable)
  • A caring nature and to be passionate about making a difference as a care assistant
  • Experience working in care

If your application is acceptable for the next stage of the recruitment process you will hear from us within 2 weeks. If you do not hear from us, please assume your application was unsuccessful.

Speak to our Co-ordination Team today

If you’re thinking about accessing support for yourself or a loved one, we’re here to help whether you’d like more information, need some advice or want to discuss the support available.

Contact EveryDay
  0191 287 7028