Job Vacancy [ Carer Required ]
Personal Care: Assisting with personal hygiene, dressing, grooming, and other daily activities.
Healthcare Support: Administering medication, monitoring health conditions, and liaising with healthcare professionals.
Mobility Assistance: Helping with moving and handling, including the use of mobility aids.
Household Tasks: Managing light household chores, meal preparation, and shopping.
Emotional Support: Providing companionship, emotional support, and fostering independence.
Communication: Maintaining clear communication with clients, families, and healthcare teams.
Reporting and Record-Keeping: Keeping accurate records of care provided and reporting any changes in the client's condition.
Essential Skills and Qualifications
Empathy and Compassion: Understanding and kindness towards clients.
Reliability and Trustworthiness: Dependability in fulfilling duties.
Communication Skills: Effective verbal and written communication.
Physical Fitness: Ability to perform physical tasks and handle emergencies.
Training: Relevant qualifications in health and social care (e.g., NVQ, or equivalent).
Background Checks: Successful completion of DBS checks.
Experience: Previous experience in a caring role.
Flexibility: Willingness to work various shifts, including nights and weekends.
Problem-solving skills: Ability to handle unexpected situations.
Knowledge of Specific Health Conditions: Understanding of conditions common among clients.
Location: Work can be in the client's home.
Hours: Full-time, part-time, or on a shift basis, including potential night shifts and weekends.
Legal and Regulatory Compliance
Adherence to UK laws and regulations related to care, such as health and safety standards and data protection.
Mayfair Care Agency Ltd is a professional home care provider in Worcester, and the surrounding areas including Broadway. We recognise there is a surplus of agency care work and as such, strive to provide a healthy, passionate, and enjoyable work environment in the Broadway area.
We are currently recruiting for care jobs in Broadway, in the county of Worcestershire. Working as a carer is one of the most rewarding careers, our staff build caring and genuine relationships with both customers and colleagues. Your role requirements will centre around caring for others and ensuring individuals receive the support they require to lead an independent and healthy life.
Mayfair Care Agency offers care services in the Broadway area and beyond. The city of Worcester provides beautiful scenery, and Broadway boasts a wealth of history to enjoy. Our team of local, friendly carers are here to support you to live happily at home and to enjoy the most of your local community.
All new staff will receive industry-leading training and relevant Care Quality Commission (CQC) training that is extensive and will ensure each member are fully equipped and correctly trained before beginning their care career. Ongoing training will be provided, and support systems are permanently in place to help all carers (new and existing) excel in their roles.
Why work for Mayfair Care Agency?
We offer a terrific work environment, giving you a sense of purpose, improve your personal development, and we have lovely staff and clients, Mayfair Care Agency boasts lots of benefits (listed below). We want to provide a healthy working environment that invites new staff to join us here at the Mayfair family.
Care work comes with its perks...
Blue Light Discount Card
‘Refer a friend’ bonus of £150
Competitive rates of pay
45p mileage allowance
All training provided & paid for
Premium rates for weekends & bank holidays
Uniform & mobile phone provided
Online & face to face training
Paid ‘Shadowing’ period
5.6 weeks paid holiday pro rata
2 week rolling rota
Small family-run business
A supportive & passionate team
Established & CQC registered for 18 years
The applictaion process
Our application process is straight forward. To make the first steps, simply get in touch.
Get in touch
Drop us a line with your details and tell us why you'd like to work in our care team.
Meet for a friendly chat and we'll talk more about your role and what to expect.
DBS & References
Employment is subject to passing an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check, and receipt of references.
We'll provide all the training & assessment required and get you started on care visits with a paid shadowing period.
Frequently asked questions
Previous care experience may be a slight advantage but not needed. Full training is provided and there is the opportunity to progress and gain a Level 2/3 Diploma in Health & Social Care.
Depending on the availability of work and DBS approval/references which you must provide, will determine a start date. If you already have valid DBS approval and all the appropriate references and paperwork, you can expect a sooner start date.
Given the industry, our rates of pay are very competitive. We offer pay that includes travel time and mileage payments on top of hourly wage. We offer 45p per mile.
There is room for progression within the company. We are always looking for caring individuals to not only join our team, but remain here long term and shape the team’s future. We want to build genuine working relationships and provide progression and growth in such an rewarding industry.
We believe Flexibility is key in this industry, as such, everyone’s flexibility and availability will be discussed as appropriate.
A current driving license and access to a road legal vehicle is essential, so yes this is a necessity. We offer mileage payments as standard.