|January 29, 2024
|£22,672 per year
|Additional salary information:
|February 13, 2024
|Salisbury, SP2 7PU
This position is exclusive to those who are UK residents in need of sponsorship for a skilled worker visa.
You have to be open to moving to South Wales, Bradford on Avon, Salisbury, or any of our Abicare office sites. Having a driver’s license is crucial because you will be visiting five to ten clients in their homes every day.
To apply for a skilled worker visa in the UK, you must be qualified.
At Abicare, we’re committed to giving patients excellent care while treating them with respect and decency. Since caring is really about kindness, we carefully select each member of our staff based mostly on their compassion and kindness. All of our employees, clients, and family members are people we want to take care of, nurture, and improve.
Caregivers must possess strong interpersonal skills and be affable and self-assured, as they are frequently the initial point of contact for customers. In order to assist clients with their personal care needs and ensure their comfort, you must be able to put them at rest.
Employment as a care assistant involves providing daily visiting care to members of the community. These positions are sometimes referred to as home care or domiciliary care employment. This typically entails providing personal care and assistance with daily duties.
Because of the nature of the work, you must have a valid UK driver’s license and access to a car because you will be traveling to see five to ten clients every day.
Locations: Salisbury, Bradford on Avon, Swindon and South Wales (Monmouthshire)
Guaranteed, full-time, 40 hours per week; overtime is available.
- £22,672 per annum
- Paid mileage
- Company pension scheme
- Flexible working patterns
- 28 days per year holiday pay (pro-rata)
- Career development opportunities
- Free uniform and PPE
- Paid training and shadowing
- Ongoing training and career development opportunities (nationally recognised qualification routes)
- Smartphone app to manage your daily tasks and pay
- On-call emergency support network
- Birthday day off
- Blue Light Discount Card to be used in high-street stores and online
(Terms and conditions apply)
The invitation to a video interview will be sent to the chosen candidates for the Salaried Carer (Visiting Care) job, and our Salisbury headquarters will host an orientation and training session afterward.
Visa fees: In addition to any additional payments needed for the application, you must pay the visa fee.
Visa for health and care workers: For additional information regarding health and care worker visas, please visit the gov.uk website.
Key duties include:
Personal care: clothing, bathing, assistance using the restroom, and monitoring medication;
Bedtime and morning routines: assistance getting ready for bed;
Food preparation and assistance during mealtimes;
Light housekeeping: cooking, cleaning, and laundry;
Company and social interaction;
Social activities: going to clubs and seeing friends;
Errands: shopping and picking up prescriptions
The Ideal Candidate:
The chosen candidate must possess a valid UK driver’s license and have access to a car.
A good caregiver is someone who genuinely cares about others; they work because they know they can improve someone’s life by bringing humor into the workplace, assisting with small tasks that raise clients’ quality of life, offering comfort when confidence is low, and boosting morale in times of loneliness. Good caregivers are passionate about what they do and go above and beyond, noticing the little extras that make a big difference in their clients’ lives.
We are looking for:
- Carers who will be naturally kind and caring, wanting to make a difference
- Willingness to learn and undertake online and classroom training, including the use of moving & handling equipment
- An understanding of what good care looks like
- Strong written and communication skills
- Individuals that are able to work independently and as part of a wider care team
- A calm attitude and the ability to think clearly when under pressure
- The ability to prepare simple meals and follow good standards of hygiene
- You must be able to work alternate weekends, early mornings and evenings
You will be expected to exhibit Abicare’s 5 core values (C.H.E.C.K):
C – Committed H – Honest E – Empowering C – Collaborative K – Kind
ABOUT THE COMPANY
As a member of the health and social care industry, Abicare Services offers its clients live-in and daily care. Our industry, which is expanding quickly, also depends significantly on technology to oversee the provision of excellent customer service. Abicare is dedicated to incorporating cutting-edge care technology, which may support and enhance the live-in or everyday care that our carers provide for our clients. We never stop exploring for innovative approaches to provide care in the community. Abicare collaborates closely with regional health authorities and NHS commissioners and is registered with the Care Quality Commission (CQC) and the Care Inspectorate Wales (CIW).