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Individuals who enjoy making a difference to the lives of others will find that they are ideally suited to care jobs in Bristol within the Little Stoke area. If you decide to take a care job you may find that working for a highly rated CQC company is the best way to obtain industry recognised qualifications, ongoing training and support.

Overview of Care Jobs in Little Stoke, Bristol.

Job Title ‘First Job’ Friendly? ENTRY REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS Typical Salary Years Experience NORMALLY FLEXIBLE SHIFT OR SCHEDULE? NORMALLY FULL TIME OR PART TIME? Demand in Area
Dementia Care Assistant Yes Good Written and Verbal Communication Skills, Caring, Reliable, Car Owner/Driver £11500 - £17500 0 Flexible Shift or Scheduled Full Time/Part Time High
Residential Care Home Assistant Yes Good Written and Verbal Communication Skills, Caring, Reliable, Car Owner/Driver £11500 - £17500 0 Flexible Shift or Scheduled Part Time/Part Time High
Care Assistant for the Elderly Yes Good Written and Verbal Communication Skills, Caring, Reliable. £11500 - £17500 0 Flexible Shift or Scheduled Full Time/Part Time High
Support Worker Yes Good Written and Verbal Communication Skills, Caring, Reliable £11500 - £17500 0 Flexible Shift or Scheduled Full Time/Part Time High
Live-in Carer No Good Written and Verbal Communication Skills, Caring, Reliable, Car Owner/Driver £20,000 1-2 Scheduled Full Time Moderate
Nursing Home Care Assistant Yes Good Written and Verbal Communication Skills, Caring, Reliable. £11500 - £17500 0 Flexible Shift or Scheduled Full Time/Part Time High

Dementia Care Assistant jobs in Little Stoke, Bristol

First job friendly role?: Yes
Entry Required Qualifications: Good Written and Verbal Communication Skills, Caring, Reliable, Car Owner/Driver
Typical salary: £11500 - £17500
Years experience: 0
Normally Flexible Shift or Schedule?: Flexible Shift or Scheduled
Normally Full Time or Part Time?: Full Time/Part Time
Demand in Area: High
female doctor and senior man holding hands

People who suffer from dementia will often need a little extra support in their daily lives and activities. This care job will require you to work with your client to identify their needs, support them with personal care and other daily and household tasks and offer reassurance when they become anxious or confused. You may also need to provide some help with the administration of medication and meal preparation, as well as assistance with eating-all to ensure your client is kept comfortable.

Working with a highly rated CQC company (rated outstanding or good) is often a good stepping stone into the industry as you are then able to get your QCF Health and Social Care qualifications and on the job training. You can also take specific courses designed for Dementia care specialisation.


Residential Care Home Assistant jobs in Little Stoke, Bristol

First job friendly role?: Yes
Entry Required Qualifications: Good Written and Verbal Communication Skills, Caring, Reliable, Car Owner/Driver
Typical salary: £11500 - £17500
Years experience: 0
Normally Flexible Shift or Schedule?: Flexible Shift or Scheduled
Normally Full Time or Part Time?: Full Time/Part Time
Demand in Area: High
cropped hand of female doctor serving food

Fairburn Nursing Home is a facility that employs residential care home assistants in Little Stoke. As a residential care home assistant, you will be working closely with individuals who live in the facility as you help them with their personal care, medication and mobility needs.

Although there are no set requirements for these positions, there are a few things you can do to improve your chances of finding employment. You could complete a health care qualification, volunteer at a residential facility or find a job with a company that has a high CQC rating. A provider rated Outstanding or Good by CQC will offer good training and support to you whether or not you have previous care experience or qualifications.


Care Assistant for the Elderly jobs in Little Stoke, Bristol

First job friendly role?: Yes
Entry Required Qualifications: Good Written and Verbal Communication Skills, Caring, Reliable, Car Owner/Driver
Typical salary: £11500 - £17500
Years experience: 0
Normally Flexible Shift or Schedule?: Flexible Shift or Scheduled
Normally Full Time or Part Time?: Full Time/Part Time
Demand in Area: High
nurse helping old patient get up

As the number of older people in Bristol grows, the need for care assistants for the elderly has increased. The main responsibilities within these care jobs is to ensure that your client’s sense of independence remains intact. To achieve this, you will be providing mobility assistance, help in the home, as well as additional personal care and emotional support.

If you do not have any qualifications or experience you could look for employment that offers on the job training. This way you are able to gain accreditation in areas such as First Aid, Moving and Handling clients, how to record and Administer Medication as well as the Care Certificate which basically gives you the knowledge and confidence you need to in order to undertake your tasks. As your find your footing, you will then be able to acquire Levels 2 and 3 in Health and Social Care. Applying to an Outstanding or Good CQC rated care provider will ensure you receive all the training and support you need to develop an ongoing career in care.


Support Worker jobs in Little Stoke, Bristol

First job friendly role?: Yes
Entry Required Qualifications: Good Written and Verbal Communication Skills, Caring, Reliable, Car Owner/Driver
Typical salary: £11500 - £17500
Years experience: 0
Normally Flexible Shift or Schedule?: Flexible Shift or Scheduled
Normally Full Time or Part Time?: Full Time/Part Time
Demand in Area: High
elderly person with parkinson

Support workers in Little Stoke fulfill a vital role in their community. By helping those with greater needs, they promote independent living. When you accept a care job like this, you can expect your duties to include domiciliary activities, help with personal care and the facilitation of other care services specific to your client’s needs.

If you would like to become a support worker in Little Stoke, you could complete a QCF or NVQ qualification. However, this can also be completed after you find a job with a highly rated CQC company. If you would like to improve your knowledge and advance your career, you can complete an additional Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care.


Live-in Carer jobs in Little Stoke, Bristol

First job friendly role?: Yes
Entry Required Qualifications: Good Written and Verbal Communication Skills, Caring, Reliable, Car Owner/Driver
Typical salary: £11500 - £17500
Years experience: 0
Normally Flexible Shift or Schedule?: Flexible Shift or Scheduled
Normally Full Time or Part Time?: Full Time/Part Time
Demand in Area: High
kind nurse taking care of senior people

As the name suggests, live-in carers in Little Stoke reside with their clients to ensure they receive constant continuity of care. This care job requires the carer to provide help with domestic duties, personal care, cooking and even social trips out. You will also be communicating with other service providers to pay bills, update family members of any changes required to the care plan along with ensuring and encouraging leisure activities.

Finding these kinds of care jobs in Bristol is relatively simple, but also competitive. If you have prior experience it is a good idea to mention it, however, you will often be able to find a job without any experience at all. Be sure to accept a position with an Outstanding or Good CQC rated care provider, so that you will have the opportunity to complete your initial induction and basic training before moving onto acquiring an NVQ or QCF qualification in Health and Social Care.


Nursing Home Care Assistant jobs in Little Stoke, Bristol

First job friendly role?: Yes
Entry Required Qualifications: Good Written and Verbal Communication Skills, Caring, Reliable, Car Owner/Driver
Typical salary: £11500 - £17500
Years experience: 0
Normally Flexible Shift or Schedule?: Flexible Shift or Scheduled
Normally Full Time or Part Time?: Full Time/Part Time
Demand in Area: High
female nurse taking care of senior female patient

There are many opportunities to work as a nursing home care assistant in Bristol in the Little Stoke area. This is an important role as you will be keeping your clients comfortable and well cared as they live in the facility. Duties will generally include personal care, the administration of medications, some tidying and cleaning, help with preparing meals and washing, bathing and dressing the client.

There is no need to worry if you want to apply for a care job as a nursing home assistant, but do not have any relevant qualifications or experience. The chances are, you will still get the position if you demonstrate compassion, empathy and good people skills, as the rest will be acquired through on the job training. This will enables you to become more confident with all the duties that are required of you.

If you are ready to apply for a care assistant position in Little Stoke you should look for a care provider or facility which has an Outstanding or Good CQC rating. Not only will you receive support as you pursue your career in care but you will be sure to get the best advice and instruction that is available.

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