Careers @ Short Notice

Being a carer is more than just a job

Careers at Short Notice

Being a carer is more than just a job. It is immensely rewarding and gives you an enormous sense of satisfaction when you can see the difference that you are making to vulnerable people in the community.

It can be demanding and requires commitment, but it is more than just a job. It’s a vocation.

Short Notice Care are looking for people who are passionate about good quality care, respectful and willing to help people in their local community.

If you believe this is you then we would love to hear from you.

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Benefits of working for us

  • Guaranteed contracted hours
  • Paid travel time between care calls
  • Mileage paid at 35p per mile
  • Free uniform
  • Free DBS Check
  • Paid shadowing
  • Paid training both mandatory and advanced courses.
  • Opportunities for career development, including access to QCF 2 and 3 qualifications.
  • Pension scheme
  • 24hr support from on call supervisors
  • Competitive pay – increased rate on weekends

General Responsibilities

  • Day to day tasks will involve supporting people in their own homes.
  • Depending on the service user, you may support with personal care such as washing, dressing and toileting.
  • Enable our service users to become independent following a spell in hospital or injury.
  • Assist and support with their daily routine such as medication assistance and meal preparation.
  • You are fully trained prior to attending care calls to be able to deal with situations as they arise.
  • Working in care is not your average 9-5! It requires motivation, trust and commitment.
  • Every day is different and will bring with it a variety of experience and ways for to develop. It is never boring!