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There are a wide variety of care jobs available in the Westbury-on-Trym area of Bristol. Each of these career paths is characterised by its own set of advantages. However, the common thread is the difference you make in the lives of those who need professional care.

Although experience can be useful when beginning this career, many Outstanding and Good CQC rated care providers in Bristol offer their employees, some with no previous care experience, on the job training.

Overview of Care Jobs in Westbury-On-Trym, 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
Home 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
Adults With Learning Disability Care Assistant Yes Good Written and Verbal Communication Skills, Caring, Reliable. £11500 - £17500 0 Flexible Shift or Scheduled Full Time/Part Time High
Care Assistants (Reablement Support) Yes Good Written and Verbal Communication Skills, Caring, Reliable £11500 - £17500 0 Flexible Shift or Scheduled Full Time/Part Time High
Trainee Health Care Assistant No Good Written and Verbal Communication Skills, Caring, Reliable, Car Owner/Driver £20,000 1-2 Scheduled Full Time Moderate
Physiotherapy Assistant Yes Good Written and Verbal Communication Skills, Caring, Reliable. £11500 - £17500 0 Flexible Shift or Scheduled Full Time/Part Time High

Home Care Assistant jobs in Westbury-On-Trym, 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
Home Care Assistant

If you can picture yourself working closely with a client who needs your assistance with day-to-day life in their home, then you may want to look for home care assistant positions in Westbury-On-Trym. This care job will require you to spend your days taking control of household duties, providing medication and personal care. Your day may be spent with one client or several if you are delivering homecare in Westbury-on-Trym.

When you look for these positions, an NVQ or QCF Level 2 or 3 Certificate in Health and Social Care is useful but not a must. Generally, you will be able to complete the necessary training by finding a placement with a highly rated CQC company who will help you reach your highest professional and earning potential.


Residential Care Home Assistant jobs in Westbury-On-Trym, 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

If you decide to become a residential care home assistant you can expect to work in leading facilities around Westbury-on Trym. Once you accept a position in Bristol, you will be working with clients who are not able to live independently and require assistance with helping to prepare nutritious meals, bathing, dressing, and personal care. You will also be enriching their lives by facilitating a variety of leisure time and social activities.

Before applying for residential care jobs in Bristol, it may be a good idea to acquire some experience as a care assistant. Most Outstanding or Good CQC rated providers will provide you with all the training and support you need, especially if you have not worked in care previously, but Completing a QCF/NVQ qualification is also helpful. If you are not able to do so, you will still be able to apply for one of these positions as many companies provide their employees with a full and comprehensive induction course including a qualification in the Care Certificate.


Adults With Learning Disability Care Assistant jobs in Westbury-On-Trym, 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

As a care assistant for individuals with learning disabilities, you may be required to work in the community or a supported living day centre in Westbury-On-Trym. This care job generally involves supporting your client on a daily basis. To maintain and further develop their self-sufficiency, you will be helping with practical living skills, monitoring their progress and implementing specific care plans with other service providers.

If you have prior experience as a care worker, as well as a reliable and caring attitude you will have little difficulty finding a position as an adult with learning disabilities care worker. Although experience is beneficial it is not essential. When you apply at a highly rated CQC company you will have the opportunity to gain your qualifications as you work.


Care Assistants (Reablement Support) jobs in Westbury-On-Trym, 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
taking care of woman

There are many positions for care assistants who provide reablement support in Westbury- On-Trym. This care job allows you to empower your clients to enjoy their lives after illness or injury. Your daily duties generally include providing personal support to encourage independence while aiding with mobility and keeping track of their progress.

Whether or not you have previous care experience, you will trained to a level where you feel confident and comfortable in your daily work. If you are reliable and can demonstrate a caring and interested attitude most highly CQC rated providers will train and support you in your work. Once you start working for a highly rated CQC company, you may want to complete a Level 2 or 3 Health and Social Care Diploma to help you progress in your career.


Trainee Health Care Assistant jobs in Westbury-On-Trym, 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

If you are passionate about caring for clients and would like to work in leading medical facilities such as Southmead Hospital in Bristol, then you should apply for a position as a trainee health care assistant. This care job will require you to learn alongside a qualified professional until you are confident enough to carry out the duties on your own. Ofcourse these positions, which are available to those with no previous health or care experience also involve training and much support from the provider. Some of the duties involved include keeping linens clean, assistance during meal times, and providing personal care.

As a trainee health care assistant you will gain all of the experience you need on the job and in the classroom. You will then be provided with the instruction you need to become a confident trainee health care assistant.


Physiotherapy Assistant jobs in Westbury-On-Trym, 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

Physiotherapy assistants are in high demand. If you decide to take a position in Bristol, you will be spending your days preparing clients for their treatment, which includes help with dressing, helping with mobility aids as well as monitoring clients as they complete their exercises.

These care jobs will often require an appropriate NVQ or QCF qualification. Fortunately, when you apply at a highly rated CQC company, they will help you complete your training as you work in Bristol.

Whether it’s a full-time or part-time care job you are looking for, deciding to take a care job in Westbury-on-Trym can be the key to a career in care. If you lack experience, please don’t worry as the support on offer, from Outstanding and Good CQC rated providers will enable you to enjoy your new career and allow you to reach your full potential.

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