Total Community Care - Specialists in spinal & neurological care

Providing bespoke care nationwide for clients with spinal injuries and neurological conditions

Full Time Carers/Personal Assistants Required in the Brighton Area

We are recruiting a team of Personal Care Assistants/ Carers to support our client who is starting a degree in Fashion Communication with Business at Brighton University in September.

This role is varied; you will be supporting attendance at University and all aspects of Uni life. Our client has a physical disability and she wants to make the most of her time at University. She takes great pride in her appearance; and likes fashion blogging, YouTube and socialising.

This role will also include providing personal care, medication administration, therapy assistance, domestic tasks and social support.

During term time she will be living in halls of residence in Brighton where you will support her. During student holidays and occasional weekends she will spend time at her family home in Harlow, the team will also be required to support these trips.

About You:

  • You must be flexible, adaptable to any situation, self-motivated, friendly and reliable.
  • A full driving licence is preferred but not essential.
  • You must be prepared to travel to Harlow during holidays and occasional weekends, for family home visits. Travel expenses will be paid to Harlow.
  • Previous care experience would be advantageous, but not essential as full specialist training will be given.

Shift Pattern: Brighton

  • 16 hour day shifts plus sleepover
  • 12 hour waking night shift.

Shift Pattern: Harlow

  • 12 hour day shift
  • 12 hour waking night shift

You will be working within a team providing care and support all year round. The shifts are on a rota basis and will include working some weekends and bank holidays.

Rate of pay:

  • £10.50 per hour days, £11.00 per hour waking nights, and £65.00 per sleepover.
  • Travel costs (mileage/ train ticket) will be paid for travel when providing support at the family home in Harlow.

Staff Benefits including: 28 Days Holiday Pay (pro rata), Company Sick Pay, Membership of a Health Cash Plan, Double Time Pay on Bank Holidays, Payment to attend all Training, Personal Development Opportunities and Auto Enrol Pension


Closing Date for applications: Friday 22 November 2019

To apply or to request further details please telephone 01858 469790 or email quoting reference EBRID for further information and an application form. Alternatively you can apply online by clicking the button below:

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