Locations: Moores House , Extra Care Scheme, Salford
Pay Rate: £9.25 per hour
Shifts available: Tea calls – 2pm – 6pm
No experience required as specialist training will be provided!
Could you be a best friend? - Always wanted to be a carer without the aspect of personal care – Then this could be the role for you!
We Care, We Listen, We Build, We Strive
Here at Comfort call, we have an amazing opportunity to become part of our dynamic and supportive Extra Care Scheme teams. We are looking for Care Assistants to join the team in delivering an extremely high standard of care to our service users who are living independently based in one location, meaning no travelling between calls – and more importantly putting a smile on their face.
Being a Care Assistant here at Comfort Call on our Tea Call shifts is not about providing personal care – it’s about building connections and becoming a best friend!
So if you are looking for a role that is both rewarding and fulfilling this could be for you!
Duties will include:
Preparing and serving meals/snacks
Assisting with medication
Light domestic duties
Some specialised techniques may be required, specific to a customer’s needs (training will be provided)
£50 Returning to Comfort Call Scheme
Competitive rates of pay
Excellent training, ongoing professional development and defined career opportunities once working with us
Support to access benefits for care workers from HMRC
28 days annual leave (pro rata)
Life Works App, (benefits include high street shopping offers, great for upcoming Christmas shopping! and many other benefits.)
Refer a friend vouchers
Key skills and attributes required:
No previous Care experience required!
Caring, compassionate and a good listener
An energetic, happy person who enjoys forming relationships with people
Flexible approach to shifts and working patterns
‘APPLY TODAY’ to ‘Be one of the people that make a difference!’
This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/94734806
How does the pay compare?
Care workers and assistants at Comfort Call are typically paid £8.71–9.60 an hour.
This job pays £9.25 per hour.
How this job measures up
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Do care workers and assistants think Comfort Call head office understands what's happening where they work?
People think head office doesn’t understand what’s happening where they work
How we know this
94% of people think that this employer’s head office or owners don’t have a good understanding of what’s really happening where they work
Based on information from 17 job reviews
Why this matters
At a good job, the role of head office should be to support the people on the frontline serving customers.
To do that properly, the company’s owners or head office need to have a good understanding of what’s really happening on the frontline. This is especially important when a company owns multiple locations.
Are care workers and assistants given support to progress at Comfort Call?
Only some people are given support to progress here
How we know this
In the last year, 69% of people report not being given an opportunity to get better at their job, learn a new skill, learn to manage a team or get more responsibility in their role
Based on information from 16 job reviews
Why this matters
A good job should help you progress at work, if you want to. That might be supporting you to get better at the job you currently have, learn something new, manage a team or take on more responsibilities.
This means you’ll be able to build on your skills and experience, and earn more money.