Care Staff – Full Time (Driver)
Full-time care staff required for family-owned Birchwood Care Services in Tunbridge Wells. We offer competitive rates of pay in the local area as well as a sign on bonus.
Birchwood Care Services is an independent and family-owned homecare business which has a rating of 9.7 out of 10 on homecare.co.uk, and we’d love for you to join our close-knit team of loyal carers. We are proud to have Investors in People status. Birchwood Care Services is part of Birchwood Care Group and works closely with Birchwood House, the care home based in a beautiful manor house in Speldhurst.
We’re looking for a kind and compassionate individual to join our friendly and professional care team. We’re a well-established provider and we’re looking for experienced staff, preferably with a level 2 in Health and Social Care. Transport and a full driving licence will be essential as the role is caring in the community. Rest assured; you will receive a mileage allowance in addition to your salary.
We’re seeking someone who lives in or near Tunbridge Wells as our early shift can commence from 7 am.
Our clients, who are mostly elderly, live in and around the Tunbridge Wells area, and we assist with most aspects of daily living including:
- Help with personal care and dressing
- Preparing meals and drinks
- Help with medication
- Providing social companionship and being that regular reliable person our clients look forward to seeing
We’re seeking a genuinely friendly caring and compassionate individual. Our clients are relying on your visits so it’s important to be reliable and want to make a genuine difference to the lives of others. After all, caring is a vocation and not a job.
The role will require working alternate weekends and a minimum of two tea/late shifts weekly. When working a weekend, you will have 2 rest days during the week.
We can be flexible around shifts/days and we’re happy to discuss this during the interview stage.
If you are looking for a full-time position, a competitive salary, mileage allowance, and a fulfilling role as part of a friendly team, please do get in touch. We offer:
- An hourly rate from £12 to £14.25
- A sign on bonus of £275*
- Mileage of 35p/mile
- A loyalty bonus scheme
- Induction paid for
- DBS check paid for
- A referral bonus of £275*
- A quarterly retail/gift voucher for all
- Career progression opportunities
*Subject to employment for 12 months
At Birchwood Care Services, we treat our clients as we would like to be treated. We aim to enable them to enjoy enriched and fulfilling lives, ensuring as much independence and well-being as possible throughout later life.
Call our office team on 01892 863710 to find out more about this position or to request an application pack.
Reference ID: TW Contracted Full time
Job Types: Full-time, Contract, Permanent
COVID-19 considerations: All our staff are issued with and required to wear full PPE whilst working.