Job Ref: 14714  |   Bury St Edmunds

We have Domiciliary Carer vacancies at Oxlip House in Suffolk!


Recruiting Location: Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

Hours of work: BANK

Hourly rate: £8.30 p/h for days 

Shifts: BANK

Oxlip House is located in a new residential area on the outskirts of the historic market town of Bury St Edmunds.

Opened in October 2010 this modern building comprises 52 one and two bedroom luxury apartments designed for independent living with the reassurance of 24-hour planned care and emergency response support from our professionally trained, friendly care team. 

Communal facilities include a beautifully decorated lounge and dining area, with meals being provided by an outside caterer. There is also a hairdressing salon, an activities room, residents' shop, cinema room and library.

This is a fantastic opportunity if you are the kind of person that is willing to make a difference in people’s lives but cannot commit to standard office hours or is only available a few days a week.

The ideal candidate will be someone that enjoys caring for people but seeks a bank contract for improved flexibility and work-life balance.

Our staff are a vital part of our business, and due to the nature Domiciliary Care, we are able to offer a number of hours across the schemes.

The shifts will range from a few hours to as much to full-time hours, depending on the clients’ needs. The Schemes are open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, so there are many options in terms of location, rota, with short or long days, evenings, night shifts, late hours & weekends.

Within each scheme location the residents flat are all based in the same building and your care duties will be varied and include assisting the clients with their needs and daily living activities. This can include personal care, light housekeeping and wellbeing appointments. You will support the clients to maintain their dignity, privacy and independence at all times.

Previous experience working as a carer or domiciliary carer is an advantage but is not essential as we give full training.

Benefits include:

  • Flexible working – you can book your preferred shifts up to 4 weeks in advance
  • Enhanced weekend pay
  • Holiday Pay (prorated on hours worked)
  • Free Care Certificate Training provided
  • Free car parking on site
  • Free Uniform
  • Free DBS check
  • Fully equipped staff room with coffee/tea station
  • “My Rewards” offering you discount on shopping, days out, restaurants and much more!


Please apply now - we will love to hear from you!

Additional Information

Contract Type: Permanent
Salary Type: Hourly
Hourly Rate: £8.30
What level of DBS check? Enhanced
Full Job Description: Download Full Job Description

Vacancy closing date: Thursday, 8th August - 2019 22:55

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