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East Riding of Yorkshire Council profile and vacancies
in Driffield, East Riding of Yorkshire

Carer Response Worker

£14,042 - £14,281 per year
Part time
£14,042 - £14,281 per year
Part time
Social Care sector
The job itselfThe Carer Relief service supports people living with dementia and their carers within the community.This service allows the carer to have quality time away from their caring role. The length of support can be either a couple of hours or a full day depending on the persons carers needs. The Carer’s Emergency Cover is a crucial part of the service. You will be supporting the cared fo
16 January
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East Riding of Yorkshire Council profile and vacancies
in Pocklington, East Riding of Yorkshire

Carers

£12.5 per hour
Part time
£12.5 per hour
Part time
Social Care sector
The job itselfLady living in Pocklington aged 49 with Spina Bifida is seeking 2 carers to join a small team to support her at home.Post 1 - 13 hours per week Monday 9.15am – 12.15am, 9pm-10pmTuesday 7pm-10pmWednesday 6pm-9pmThursday – offFriday offSaturday 9am-12pmSunday offPost 2 – 14.5 hours per week Monday 5pm-7pm, 9pm-10pmTuesday OffWednesday – 8pm-9pmThursday 10am-12pm, 5pm-9pmFriday
09 February
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East Riding of Yorkshire Council profile and vacancies
in Driffield, East Riding of Yorkshire

Carers

£12.5 per hour
Permanent
£12.5 per hour
Permanent
Social Care sector
The job itselfYoung man living in a village between Beverley and Driffield requires recruitment of several carers.Full time and part time hours available across 7 days per week – please specify on application form availability and hours applying for. Young man has a rare form of down syndrome.Young man enjoys activities such as cinema, trampolining, music and dancing and generally has a thirst a
02 February
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Reckitt Benckiser profile and vacancies
in Nottingham, Nottingham, NG1

Asset Carer - Days Based

by Agreement
Full time
by Agreement
Full time
Retail sector
... Gaviscon! For more information on Reckitt and our purpose Asset Carer - Days Based Nottingham, Nottinghamshire Days Based Role Competitive Salary & excellent benefits package Application End Date - 1st February 2024 With your own area of responsibility, we’ll depend on you to make sure it runs like clockwork. You’ll be working at one of our largest sites. In a fast-paced manufact
08 January
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Newcastle University profile and vacancies
in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear

Project Coordinator (Newcastle, GB)

£29,605 per year
Full time
£29,605 per year
Full time
Education sector
... specific targeted Choices Together progressive programme for young carers and care-experienced young people • Contribute to the monitoring and evaluation of our programmes including the creation of the annual impact report. Prepare relevant evaluation reports to ensure continuous improvement of activity and provide evidence to illustrate progress against Access and Participation Plan Agreeme
Today
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Newcastle University profile and vacancies
in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear

Student Recruitment Coordinator (Newcastle, GB)

£29,605 per year
Full time
£29,605 per year
Full time
Education sector
... a range of target audiences including potential applicants, parents/carers and school staff Oversee planning and delivery of Outreach Ambassador induction, training and professional development, including Away Days Support the Student Recruitment Manager to ensure the ongoing monitoring and evaluation of outreach and other recruitment activity. Prepare relevant evaluation reports for managers
Today
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Aviva profile and vacancies
in Eastleigh, Hampshire, SO53

Sales Advisor – Private Medical Insurance

By Agreement
Permanent
By Agreement
Permanent
Insurance sector
... Earn scheme Brilliantly supportive policies including parental and carer leave Flexible benefits to suit you, including sustainability options such as cycle to work Make a difference, be part of our Aviva Communities and use your 3 paid volunteering days to help others We take your wellbeing seriously with lots of support and tools Take a look to learn more. Put a salary into this calculator t
Today
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Aviva profile and vacancies
in Norwich, Norfolk

Cloud Engineer

By Agreement
Permanent
By Agreement
Permanent
IT & Telecoms sector
... Earn scheme Brilliantly supportive policies including parental and carer leave Flexible benefits to suit you, including sustainability options such as cycle to work Make a difference, be part of our Aviva Communities and use your 3 paid volunteering days to help others We take your wellbeing seriously with lots of support and tools Take a look to learn more. Put a salary into this calculator t
Today
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Aviva profile and vacancies
in Greater London

Head of Change

By Agreement
Permanent
By Agreement
Permanent
Insurance sector
... Earn scheme Brilliantly supportive policies including parental and carer leave Flexible benefits to suit you, including sustainability options such as cycle to work Make a difference, be part of our Aviva Communities and use your 3 paid volunteering days to help others We take your wellbeing seriously with lots of support and tools Take a look to learn more. Put a salary into this calculator t
Today
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Aviva profile and vacancies
in Greater London

Company Secretarial Board Support

By Agreement
Permanent
By Agreement
Permanent
Public Sector sector
... Earn scheme Brilliantly supportive policies including parental and carer leave Flexible benefits to suit you, including sustainability options such as cycle to work Make a difference, be part of our Aviva Communities and use your 3 paid volunteering days to help others We take your wellbeing seriously with lots of support and tools Take a look to learn more. Put a salary into this calculator t
Today
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Care Assistant Bank

perHourly
Permanent
perHourly
Permanent
Social Care sector
... to provide excellent training and induction programs for all new carers and support workers and we will give you all that’s needed to have a successful career as a carer with us. Our high quality, innovative training and coaching will support the development of your skills throughout your career with us. We are looking for people to make a difference to re
Today
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Stagecoach Group profile and vacancies
in Perth and Kinross, PH1 5TX, Scotland

Head Of Operations

By Agreement
Full time
By Agreement
Full time
Utilities sector
... networks building inclusive environments for women, veterans, carers, multicultural and LGBTQ+ colleagues. We are proud to advocate and collaborate with our corporate charity, as well as a number of community engagement projects – in addition to proudly promoting an array of health, wellbeing and family initiatives. If invited to participate in our selection process you will be required t
Today
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Stagecoach Group profile and vacancies
in Perth and Kinross, PH1 5TX, Scotland

HR Administrator (Maternity Cover)

By Agreement
Full time
By Agreement
Full time
Education sector
... networks building inclusive environments for women, veterans, carers, multicultural and LGBTQ+ colleagues. We are proud to advocate and collaborate with our corporate charity, as well as a number of community engagement projects – in addition to proudly promoting an array of health, wellbeing and family initiatives. So, if this opportunity excites you and you have a passion for leading te
Today
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Bupa profile and vacancies
in Salford, Greater Manchester, M50

Healthline Nurse Adviser

By Agreement
Full time
By Agreement
Full time
Education sector
... family mental health line Financial wellbeing channels Support for carers If you would like more information on the role, please contact temi.olaleye@bupa.com Time Type: Full time Job Area: Nursing & Theatres Locations: Bupa Place Be at the heart of helping people live longer healthier, happier lives and making a better world. We employ more than 80,000 people globally who are making this
Today
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Bupa profile and vacancies
in Salford, Greater Manchester, M50

Clinical Case Manager (RMN)

By Agreement
Part time
By Agreement
Part time
Nursing sector
... family mental health line Financial wellbeing channels Support for carers If you would like more information on the role, please contact temi.olaleye@bupa.com Time Type: Part time Job Area: Clinical Services Locations: Bupa Place, Unit 1, Pinetrees, Staines Be at the heart of helping people live longer healthier, happier lives and making a better world. We employ more than 80,000 people global
Today
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Staffordshire University profile and vacancies
in Stoke-on-Trent, Stoke-on-Trent, ST4

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Clinical Psychology

by Agreement
Full time
by Agreement
Full time
Education sector
... of critical and contextual thinking.  Our service user and carer group has an important role in contributing to and influencing all aspects of programme delivery. Successful applicants will have a clinical psychology qualification, be registered with the Health and Care Professions’ Council and have up-to-date knowledge of clinical psychology practice. Applicants should have su
Today
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Staffordshire University profile and vacancies
in Stoke-on-Trent, Stoke-on-Trent, ST4

Research Director

by Agreement
Full time
by Agreement
Full time
Science sector
... of critical and contextual thinking.  Our service user and carer group has an important role in contributing to and influencing all aspects of programme delivery. Successful applicants will have a clinical psychology qualification, be registered with the Health and Care Professions’ Council and have up-to-date knowledge of clinical psychology practice. Applicants should have su
Today
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PA - MD, Data & AI

by Agreement
Full time
by Agreement
Full time
Media, Digital & Creative sector
... with our incredible 11 People Networks including Able2 network, Carers network, Ethnic diversity network, Gender equality network, and Pride network Volunteering days, so you can give back to your local community At BT Group, we value diversity and inclusion, and we're committed to creating an environment where everyone feels valued and empowered to succeed. If you're ready to make a differenc
Yesterday
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University of Bradford profile and vacancies
in Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD7

Senior Research Fellow in Health Informatics

by Agreement
Full time
by Agreement
Full time
Education sector
... explores the impact of such technologies on patients, service users, carers, and health and social care professionals. Employing theory-driven approaches for design and evaluation, the Centre’s research offers an understanding of the contextual factors that impact the success of an innovation, informing both future technology design and its implementation. Research in the Centre is mixed
Yesterday
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Aviva profile and vacancies
in Norwich, Norfolk

Lead Business Intelligence Developer

By Agreement
Permanent
By Agreement
Permanent
Sales sector
... Earn scheme Brilliantly supportive policies including parental and carer leave Flexible benefits to suit you, including sustainability options such as cycle to work Make a difference, be part of our Aviva Communities and use your 3 paid volunteering days to help others We take your wellbeing seriously with lots of support and tools Take a look to learn more. Put a salary into this calculator t
Yesterday
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Carer jobs near me FAQs

A carer is a professional who provides support and assistance to individuals who are unable to fully care for themselves due to age, illness, disability, or other circumstances. Carers play a crucial role in helping individuals maintain their independence and quality of life by providing various types of care and support services.

The role of a carer can vary depending on the specific needs of the individual they are caring for. Some common responsibilities of a carer include:

1. Personal Care

This involves assisting with activities such as bathing, dressing, grooming, and toileting. Carers may also provide assistance with mobility, transfers, and positioning.

2. Medication Management

Carers often help individuals with medication administration, ensuring that the correct medications are taken at the right times and in the proper dosages.

3. Meal Preparation

Carers may be responsible for planning and preparing nutritious meals for their clients, taking into consideration any dietary restrictions or preferences.

4. Household Tasks

Carers often assist with light housekeeping duties such as cleaning, laundry, and grocery shopping. They may also provide transportation to appointments or accompany their clients on outings.

5. Companionship

One of the most important aspects of a carer's role is providing companionship and emotional support to their clients. They engage in conversation, participate in activities together, and provide a listening ear.

Carers can work in a variety of settings, including:

1. Home Care

Many carers work directly in the homes of their clients, providing one-on-one care and support. This allows individuals to remain in familiar surroundings and maintain their independence for as long as possible.

2. Residential Care Facilities

Carers may also work in residential care homes or assisted living facilities, where they provide care and support to multiple residents.

3. Hospitals and Healthcare Facilities

Some carers work in hospitals or healthcare facilities, assisting patients with their daily needs and providing additional support to nursing and medical staff.

4. Palliative Care

Carers who specialize in palliative care provide support to individuals with life-limiting illnesses, focusing on pain management, emotional support, and maintaining comfort and dignity.

To become a carer, it is not always necessary to have formal qualifications, although some employers may require or prefer candidates with relevant training or certifications. Many carers gain experience through on-the-job training and may participate in continuing education programs to enhance their skills and knowledge.

In terms of personal attributes, empathy, patience, and compassion are essential qualities for a carer. They must be able to understand and empathize with the challenges faced by their clients and provide support in a compassionate and non-judgmental manner. Good communication skills are also important for effectively communicating with clients, their families, and other healthcare professionals.

The demand for carers is expected to continue growing as the population ages and the need for support services increases. The role of a carer is incredibly rewarding as it allows individuals to make a positive impact on the lives of others and contribute to their well-being and happiness.

Overall, being a carer is a profession that requires dedication, empathy, and a genuine desire to help others. It offers a fulfilling career path for individuals who are passionate about making a difference in the lives of those who need assistance and support.


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