How much do senior carers in Manchester get paid?

Senior carers in Manchester earn

£9.19–11.38 per hour

Based on 47 employee reviews

Senior carer salaries can range between £9.19–11.38 per hour in the Manchester area. This data is based on survey results from 47 employees who live in an around Manchester.

What do top employers pay senior carers?

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 Manchester

  1. Carer posted 5 days ago
  2. Carer posted 4 days ago
  3. Carer posted 5 days ago
  4. Carer posted 11 days ago
  5. Carer posted 2 days ago
  6. Home Carer at Age UK posted 4 days ago
See all senior carer vacancies in the Manchester area

What contracts are people on?

2% report having low hours contracts (less than 16 hours)
27% report having part time contracts (16-35 hours)
71% report having full time contracts (more than 35 hours)

Based on 41 employees

How are people paid?

By the hour 87% of people report they get paid by the hour

Based on 47 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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