Care Assistant

J. & K. Lambert Ltd t/a Bluebird Care East and Midlothian

Care Assistant


J. & K. Lambert Ltd t/a Bluebird Care East and Midlothian, Bonnyrigg, Midlothian

  • Full time
  • Permanent
  • Onsite working

Posted 2 weeks ago, 24 Jun | Get your application in now before you miss out!

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: 43cf0c42a7d84459812ff02d9805409e

Full Job Description

We care for the elderly and vulnerable customers in the comfort of their own homes as an alternative to residential care. Your role will be to support our customers with all aspects of their daily lives.

Here at Bluebird Care (East & Midlothian) we are seeking kind and caring individuals to join our amazing team of Care Assistants. We are well-established and have an excellent local reputation.

No experience necessary as full training is given. We also welcome applications from individuals with previous Carer or Support Worker experience. We particularly want to hear from people who would be able to work in the Bonnyrigg to Loanhead area.

Part-time hours availableduring evenings and weekends. We do require all applicants to have a Full Driving Licence and a reliable vehicle in order to be considered for this role.,

  • Full Driving Licence and own reliable vehicle

  • Good communication skills

  • Be genuinely caring, calm and compassionate

  • Commitment and reliability

  • Ability to work flexibly

  • Completion of a satisfactory Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) check

    Paid travel time between customers

  • Paid business mileage between customers (35p / mile)

  • £300 Joining bonus

  • £450 Recommend a friend bonus scheme

  • Flexible working hours

  • Full & part time positions available

  • Pension Scheme

  • Full comprehensive induction training

  • Support and funding access to SVQ qualification

  • Access to an Employee Health Programme

  • A rewarding career that has real life benefits to customers