£9.80 to £10.80 per hour.
As a Personal Assistant/Home Carer you will provide one on one support for an elderly female based in St Andrews. The hours required are Monday through to Friday between 10.30am and 2pm, giving a minimum of 17.5 hours per week. There will be the opportunity to pick up other hours with different service users, if required.
In your role you will be expected to assist your service user with personal care as well as helping around the house with general housework and preparing light meals. Another important part of your role is to provide companionship for your service user. You will become someone that will encourage your service user to enter into conversation and listen to what they have to say. You must treat your service users with dignity, patience and compassion at all times. For more information on the role of a personal assistant/home carer please click here.
Previous experience in a home care role would be appreciated as would an SVQ 2 qualification in Health and Social Care. For more information or to apply please follow the instruction as listed at the bottom of the page.
Domestic Assistant - Ref: Ca16/StA
£9.00 per hour.
As a Domestic Assistant you will you will complete general cleaning tasks within private homes such as sanitising surfaces, polishing, vacuuming, changing linen and much more. Your role will vary from job to job as our services are tailor made to each service users requirements.
We try as quickly as possible to build a regular schedule to allow you to build a real rapport with the service user and really understand their needs and requirements. The advertised role would give the ideal candidate a minimum of 16 hours per week which would fall between Monday and Friday 9.15am and 2.45pm - ideally suited to someone working around school hours. This is a permanent contract so you would be required to work during school holidays.
This is a brilliant opportunity for someone to work for a successful and well established company - dont take our word for it read what our staff are saying! If you think you have what it takes and would like to join the Blue Star family please follow the instructions below. We look forward to hearing from you.
Roles at Blue Star St Andrews vary from Domestic Assistant, Home Help Assistant through to Home Care Assistant - so there are lots of opportunities available for the right candidate. We’re looking for people just like us; friendly, caring, reliable and committed. In return we can offer good rates of pay, an ever changing working environment, hours that work for you and good career prospects for those who wish to take on greater responsibility.
Please see our current vacancies below - however if you think you have what it takes to join our award winning team and there isn't a vacancy below that suits please drop us an email and we can keep your details on file for future roles. As you can imagine our business is constantly growing and changing so we want to hear from the best to ensure we can continue to offer an exceptional standard of service to all of our service users on a daily basis.
More information on working for Blue Star St Andrews can be found by following the links below -
If you believe you have the skills and motivation to join our team you can email a copy of your CV or a completed application form and covering letter to (quoting the job reference) or if you would prefer to have an informal and confidential chat about the role advertised please do not hesitate to give us a call.