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“Ashridge Home Care are quite simply amazing! They are very mindful of each and every care giver, adapting the hours and clients accordingly. They take on board any little issue you feel may arise, they take time to give us as much time spent with each individual as possible. They will listen to their clients and their families offering support for all that are involved. I have never felt so happy and confident in the role I’ve been given.”

Sarah Scrivener, Visiting Carer, Buckinghamshire

We truly value our dedicated team of carers, and we recognise that it takes exceptional people to do such a demanding yet rewarding job.

We are always keen to hear from people who are interested in joining our domiciliary care team. First and foremost, our carers are compassionate, caring, and thoughtful people who share our values and outlook on life.

The key role of a domiciliary carer

Getting the little things right is fundamental in everything we do. As a professional domiciliary carer working for Ashridge Home Care, you will provide high quality one to one care and companionship at a time when a person needs it most. 

As a Domiciliary Carer, you will:

    • Provide person-centred bespoke care to clients
    • Support clients for a minimum of 2 hours per visit to allow them to continue to live safely in their own homes
    • Be a companion to your client and accompany them on outings if required
    • Undertake induction training and continuing professional development
    • Work with your colleagues and external agencies to ensure a holistic approach to client care
    • Support with administration of medication
    • Support clients with all aspects of personal care whilst maintaining dignity and promoting the client’s independence
    • Assist clients to prepare and cook their preferred meals
    • Provide housekeeping support as required

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Being a domiciliary carer takes a remarkable kind of person

There are many attributes and skills that we look for in our carers. You will need to:

  • Have a positive outlook on life
  • Be caring, kind, compassionate, and empathetic
  • Enjoy striking up conversation with people (which will require a very good standard of English)
  • Be experienced in making good home-cooked food
  • Use your initiative and look for what needs to happen next (in consultation with your client)

Working for Ashridge Home Care means you will receive the following benefits:

  • One of the best rates of pay across the industry – £11.50 on weekdays and £13.00 on weekends, including double pay on bank holidays
  • Pay that increases the longer you stay with us
  • Holiday pay to ensure you that you can take a break
  • Comprehensive and ongoing training within a supportive team
  • Ongoing support whenever you need it, on the phone or in-person
  • Generous refer a friend scheme of up to £400 per friend referred
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Client to client mileage paid at 0.45p
  • Guaranteed and contracted hours available

100% of our carers said that they enjoyed working for Ashridge Home Care. ASK US WHY +

For this role, you do not need to be an experienced carer or have formal qualifications. Together, we will guide and support you to develop your skills and confidence in providing high quality care for clients with a variety of needs, from companionship to complex care.

We feel it is important to reward and support our team, and we have developed a friendly and nurturing working environment. You will have a dedicated care manager and the office team are always there at the end of the phone or when you visit the office. We want to help you progress in your role if you wish to and can support you to undertake higher learning and NVQs.

If you think you’ve got what it takes to brighten up someone’s day, we’d love to hear from you. For those with a passion for caring, a career in domiciliary care provides the opportunity to make a positive impact on the lives of others. Call us on 01494 917344 or send an email to  recruitment@ashridgehomecare.co.uk.

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