Why Choose Fambridge Care For Care Jobs in Danbury?
People looking for jobs in the care sector are in constant demand, especially with the aging population and busy families who may not be able to care for loved one’s on a full time basis themselves. It takes someone who is kind, sensitive, selfless and caring to fit the bill of a carer – and these are just some of the qualities that we look for when hiring people to join our team.
Fambridge Care provides excellent care for people with differing needs, but we also provide excellent care and support for our employees too. For our carer jobs in Danbury and beyond, we provide competitive rates of pay as well as providing on-demand pay of money you’ve already earned as and when you need it – perfect for unexpected bills and emergencies. As well as this benefit, we offer holiday and sick pay for all our employees.
What is Required of Carer Jobs in Danbury?
Within your role as a carer, you will be required to undertake various personal and domestic tasks for our clients. This might include jobs such as assisting with personal care, housework, laundry, shopping, food preparation and help administering medication.
Ideally you will have some past experience in all of these areas as well as have great English language skills, as a visiting carer you will also need to hold a UK driving license as you will need to drive to different clients throughout the day.
At Fambridge Care, we provide expert matching to put you with the most suitable client and we also provide a 24-hour help line if you have any concerns or need someone to talk to about your role. You will never be expected to start straight away on your own and when you join Fambridge Care you will shadow another carer for a few weeks to help you settle into the role and feel comfortable.
What Are The Ideal Qualities Of A Carer?
As Danbury is quite a rural area, it is essential to be able to drive to visiting care jobs in and around Danbury. Situated between Chelmsford and Maldon, Danbury is a picturesque part of Essex with beautiful scenery but due to its location some properties in this area can be quite isolated, which is why your clients may need assistance with food shopping and chores.
The ideal carer is compassionate, patient and calm – you may have to deal with people very set in their ways, stubborn or living with dementia. It is important to be sensitive to their needs and able to work smoothly under pressure. Of course, we are always a phone call away should you need assistance or advice.
Working closely with your client and seeing them regularly, we hope you can build up a professional and friendly relationship together as you will sometimes be the only person they see on a regular basis. Communication is crucial for handovers to other carers or family members which is why your English skills will need to be strong.
Those willing to learn will go far and there are plenty of opportunities to further your career and knowledge and take on extra training to build up your qualifications.
Care Job Vacancies Danbury
We have a number of visiting care jobs in Danbury and we would love to hear from you whether you’re just starting out in caring, have experience of caring for a loved one or are an experienced carer new to the area or looking to change agencies.
We offer flexible hours, training opportunities, great pay and holiday, so get in touch to see how you can fit into the Fambridge Care team today.