Care Worker

  • Richmond, United Kingdom
  • 26 Sep, 2017
Full time Health & Social Care Nonprofit-Social Services

Job Description

Are you compassionate, truthful and resilient? If so, read on…

Care Worker Opportunities MEAR54376
Hampton - London Borough of Richmond
£10.00 per hour

The shifts that we have available are; 4pm to 10pm (Monday to Friday) and 7am - 2pm OR 2pm - 10pm (Weekends).

We are looking for Full Time/Part Time committed care workers for our Richmond Branch to work across the Hampton community, if you are flexible we have many hours available for you. Whether you’re an experienced Care worker or have no experience at all, we’d love to hear from you!

We offer many benefits:

  • Up to 28 paid holidays per annum
  • Mears company pension
  • Free uniform
  • Access to Mears Advantage money saving scheme
  • Refer a friend bonus of up to £1000!
  • Care workers with 12 months experience will receive a £300 ‘welcome bonus’
  • Care Certificate
  • Annual company fun days
  • Early morning, evening and weekend shifts available
  • An employee assist hotline
  • Free enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check
  • Extensive training (funded by Mears), including the transition to complete QCF in Health and Social Care and the Care
  • Certificate to support your career growth
  • Extensive induction programme, for which you will be paid, including opportunities to transition automatically to complete QCF
  • Career progression can include becoming a Senior Care worker, Visiting Officer, Coordinator or Branch Manager.

By joining our team you are committed to providing the best standards of care and support to older and disabled who would like to continue living in their own homes.

The role of a Care Worker includes:

  • Providing all elements of personal care, support & assistance to clients, from supporting with personal hygiene to companionship.
  • Prompting and administering medication
  • Getting to know your clients and forming great relationships with them
  • Meal preparation
  • General household tasks including shopping


  • A passion for making a positive difference in people’s lives
  • Sharing in the Mears Five Behaviours – being motivational, empowering, customer focused, being a role model and setting high standards
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • A satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check (paid for by Mears)

If you share Mears’ passion for making a positive difference in people’s lives, please click apply to
start your application.