Job Vacancies at Kingsway Care

Current Vacancies 2024

Kingsway Care has a variety of job vacancies for CareGivers across Brighton & Hove and surrounding areas. A UK driving license and access to a car are essential for home visits. All CareGivers will need to pass a three-day induction process before meeting Clients. The next induction dates will be planned for Spring 2024.

Fixed Hour Contracts

Enjoy the security of a guaranteed monthly income with Kingsway Care. We really do care about our employees financial, physical, and mental wellbeing. We have increased our fixed-hour contracts / salaries and also offer Vitality Health Insurance, company pension, and employee share ownership for full and part-time CareGivers that can commit to working 20 – 35 hours per week. 

Full-time (35 hours): £22,750/year, unlimited overtime at £12.50/hour, plus benefits

Full-time (30 hours): £19,500/year, unlimited overtime at £12.50/hour, plus benefits

Part-time (25 hours): £16,250/year, unlimited overtime at £12.50/hour, plus benefits

Part-time (20 hours): £13,000/year, unlimited overtime at £12.50/hour, plus benefits

Zero-hour: £12/hour (weekday) and £14/hour (evenings & weekends), plus benefits

1. Full Time CareGivers

If you can work more than 30 hours a week and enjoy making a positive difference in older and disabled Clients’ lives, this could be the career move for you. We’ll nurture your talents and provide continuous professional career development so you can climb the Kingsway Care career ladder. The job role includes the following:

  • Home care visits (usually an hour or longer for each Client)
  • Personal care
  • Medication administration
  • Monitoring of care needs
  • Reporting of concerns/changes
  • Writing up care notes on the PASS app
  • Food preparation
  • Monitoring of nutrition and fluids
  • Housekeeping/domestic
  • Social activities in and out of home
  • Companionship visits
  • Supporting families

Training & Support

Kingsway Care provide a three day face-to-face induction course at our state of the art Kingsway Care Academy training facility in Hove, to make sure you are confident in your caregiving role. During your first twelve weeks, you will need to complete online and face-to-face training modules to earn the industry recognised Care Certificate. 

You will be fully supported with shadow visits, supervisions, appraisals and we’ll also discuss your personal development plan to help you reach your career goals.

APPLY NOW: email careers@kingswaycare.com

2. Senior Full Time CareGivers

You will need to be available to work for 30 hours a week and a UK driving license and access to a car are essential. As well as the traditional caregiving duties listed for CareGivers, the Senior CareGivers job role will include extra responsibilities:

  • Close monitoring of allocated Clients
  • Regular liaison with Client Coordinators
  • Review Clients with Client Coordinator
  • Check medication/medication reviews
  • Contribute to reflective practice meetings
  • Specialised training/specialisms
  • Mentoring of less experienced CareGivers
  • Shadowing of new starters
  • Well-being checks on CareGivers
  • Assess the competency of less experienced CareGivers

APPLY NOW: email careers@kingswaycare.com

3. Flexible Part Time CareGivers

You can choose the hours you want to work from full-time, part-time, mornings, evenings, or weekends. You will need to be available to work for a minimum of 15 hours per week and we have morning and evening shifts:

  • Mornings 8am – 2pm
  • Evenings  2pm – 10pm

APPLY NOW: email careers@kingswaycare.com

4. Morning CareGivers 

Are you an early bird? Forget the 9 – 5, we have vacancies for morning calls from 8am to 2pm in Brighton & Hove and the surrounding areas. You would be helping Clients to get up, wash, and dress for the day. Perhaps prepare breakfast or lunch and administer any medication or creams. Some visits are an hour while others are longer, allowing you time to enjoy activities or pop to a cafe or place of interest together.

APPLY NOW: email careers@kingswaycare.com

5. Weekend & Evening CareGivers 

Do you have spare time at the weekend or during the evenings? Would you like to support people in your local community and earn enhanced hourly rates and paid travel time? We can find the hours and an area to suit you.

We’re looking for big-hearted, competent, and reliable CareGivers to support our elderly and disabled Clients to live fulfilling and independent lives at home. 

APPLY NOW: email careers@kingswaycare.com

Drivers Preferred

Do you love to go out and about exploring Brighton & Hove? Our older and disabled Clients do too! This is why we’re looking for CareGivers with UK driving licenses and access to a car to join our amazing team. During weekend and evening visits, we pay for travel time from the start of your first home call until the end of your last visit, along with enhanced hourly rates and a generous 45p per mile. 

Meet Our CareGivers

If you want to explore what it’s like working for Kingsway Care, take a look at our News & Events section or find us on your preferred social media channel. We’ve also interviewed a mix of CareGivers from students, care professionals, mid-life career changers, and retirees. Each one has a fascinating story to share. Visit Meet Our CareGivers

Kingsway Care Employee Benefits:

Three Day Mandatory Induction

Before meeting Kingsway Care Clients, all CareGivers will need to attend a mandatory three-day induction programme. For example, the induction dates for November were: 6th, 7th & 8th November and 20th, 21st & 22nd November. Our next induction dates will be planned for February 2024.

APPLY TODAY

If you would like to join our friendly and award-winning team, please fill in the application form, Telephone 01273 077444, or email careers@kingswaycare.com

 

 

Kingsway Care win Home Care Awards 2023
Sussex Business Awards Winner Employer of the Year 2023 Kingsway Care
Leaders in Care Award Winner
Brighton & Hove Living Wage employer