Domiciliary Carer Vacancies
At Turquoise Care (Sussex), we offer long term careers and a chance to progress within our company.
It is not just a job, but it could be the right job for you and you have that chance to join our dedicated and supportive team and be part of something worthwhile in this ever-growing industry.
You’ll be joining not just a growing team but be treated as an individual where your needs are looked after and your views matter. Turquoise Care (Sussex) is a leading health and social care provider in the East Sussex Area who believe in being there for their employees and rewards their employees with benefits for all their hard work, time and compassion. We understand this isn’t recognised enough in the care industry and know how challenging this role can be at times. We want to give YOU more than others do as we value YOU.
A Fantastic Employment Package – packed with benefits for you and your family.
A package that grows as you progress:
Mileage Expense Paid – we help cover your travel expenses, so you don’t have to lose out
Extra pay at Weekends & Nights – your time matters to us
Extra pay of 1 ½ times on a bank holiday – we understand family time is important so if you work on a bank holiday we will pay you extra for this
Cash Rewards – introduce a new client or care worker and if they stay longer then 8 weeks we will reward you for this in your pay
Very competitive rates of pay
Lifestyle and Family
Because we believe it’s not all work and no play:
Receive between paid annual leave. Take that break, we all need it
Free MOT for your car. it’s important to us that you drive safe and take care
School time Support – Never miss your children growing up, we will let you attend your child’s school play or parents’ evening, yes that’s right we pay you for this too
Bereavement contribution if a close loved one passes away, we will allow for extra annual leave and a give you a small funeral contribution. We understand how hard times like this can be
Perk box – Benefits such a free mobile phone insurance, discounts on cinema tickets and pizza vouchers as well as Tesco gift cards are all avaible on the perk box app which is included within your employment package.
Your personal development is ongoing and supported by qualified managers/seniors, you will start with a 12-week induction training course which includes completing the care certificate. As part of your training, you’ll shadow an experienced member of our team, whilst being paid for it. You can choose to study for a health and social care diploma and achieve a national recognised qualification whilst being paid at the same time. You’ll learn everything you need to know to deliver a high standard of care before supporting our clients. Regular supervisions and meetings will be held , these allow you to have your say and discuss your progression with us.
The role of a Care Worker
To be a home carer for Turquoise Care (Sussex), you will preferably have a UK driving licence and access to your own vehicle because you will be driving to clients houses to deliver care. You will also need to take a DBS check which we will pay you for once you have completed your probationally period. Turquoise Care (Sussex) is an Equal Opportunities employer and we support equality and diversity.
As a home care worker, you would need to maintain Care skills and undertake such training and development as may from time-to-time be required to maintain that currency of practice and for personal development. To provide Care in accordance with current best practice, according to policy and procedures, agreed standards, legislative requirements, relevant regulations under the direction of the Manager, and within the financial plans agreed from time-to-time.