Paid Volunteer (Community Support)

Posted 30 September by Home Instead Senior Care Swansea

Who we are

Home Instead Swansea is a franchise branch of Home Instead Senior Care. We have a fantastic reputation and have been based in Swansea for over 10 years. We help older people remain independent by helping them in their own homes. Whether you need 4 hours or 30 hours per week, we will help find a role!

About the role as a Paid Volunteer:

As a Paid Volunteer, you will:

  • Help with tasks around the home they may no longer be able to do

  • Pick up shopping and helping to prepare nutritious meals to help clients stay healthy and enjoying meal times

  • Accompany clients out in the community to take them to activities, appointments or enjoy going for a walk on the beach or in the park together

  • Support on care needs, for example, washing their hair or assisting with showering. Our CAREGivers have embraced personal care with our training and support. Clients find it hard too, but our CAREGivers endorse building trusting relationships helps to dispel any reticence as the genuine desire to want to help takes over and say "it is a small part of our role but an important one that makes the world of difference and I don’t know why I used to fear it".

  • Spend quality time with the same regular clients

Who we are looking for:

  • Someone with experience of volunteering in a community or caring for someone on a personal or professional level.

  • Driver with access to a vehicle

  • Aged 19+

  • Lives in Swansea within postcode SA1-SA7

  • Someone who can spare time to work evenings and weekends

Employee Benefits:

  • Competitive pay

  • Paid mileage and paid travel time

  • Work close to home in Swansea (SA1-SA7)

  • Paid Annual Leave equivalent to 5.6 weeks (pro-rata to hours worked) including Bank Holidays

  • Workplace Pension

  • Discounts on shopping, health & beauty, family days out, food & drink, weekly shop and much more

  • Refer a Friend Bonus Scheme

  • CAREGiver Recognition Awards i.e. length of service, magic moment.

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Application questions

Do you live in Swansea?
Do you have a driver's license and access to your own vehicle?

Reference: 40820542

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