How much do senior carers in Bradford get paid?

Senior carers in Bradford earn

£9.24–11.37 per hour

Based on 50 employee reviews

Senior carer salaries can range between £9.24–11.37 per hour in the Bradford area. This data is based on survey results from 50 employees who live in an around Bradford.

What do top employers pay senior carers?

Who are the top senior carer employers?

  1. NHS Scotland
    6.9
  2. United Response
    6.9
  3. Derbyshire County Council
    6.7

Who are the worst senior carer employers?

  1. Crown Care
    3.4
  2. Cera Care
    3.4
  3. Advinia
    3.6

Recent senior carer vacancies in Bradford

  1. Carer posted yesterday
  2. Senior Care Assistant at HC One posted 5 days ago
  3. Senior Care Assistant at HC One posted 2 days ago
  4. Senior Care Assistant at HC One posted 6 hours ago
  5. Senior Healthcare Assistant at Nurseplus posted 2 days ago
  6. Senior Healthcare Assistant at Nurseplus posted 7 days ago
See all senior carer vacancies in the Bradford area

What contracts are people on?

2% report having zero hours contracts
21% report having part time contracts (16-35 hours)
77% report having full time contracts (more than 35 hours)

Based on 43 employees

How are people paid?

By the hour 92% of people report they get paid by the hour

Based on 50 employees

What do senior carers employees do?

Senior care workers have the job of supporting and looking after vulnerable people. This includes children, the elderly and adults with disabilities.

They also oversee and support junior care workers.

They can work in private care homes or in patients’ homes. Sometimes care workers need to stay overnight.

This type of job involves day-to-day support for patients. This can include:

  • Helping with washing, getting dressed and going to the bathroom
  • Preparing food and helping with eating
  • Household cleaning, laundry and shopping
  • Keeping patients company and getting involved with activities
  • Making sure patients are taking any medication
  • Training new care workers
  • Supervising care workers
  • Providing care workers with the equipment they need

This is a physical job, and you may be on your feet a lot.

You may have to work night shifts, on weekends and bank holidays.

If you want to apply for a senior care worker job, you might need the following:

You can be promoted to a senior care worker from a care worker.

For more information about senior care workers, read our guide to the best care companies to work for.

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