Role of care worker

We seek individuals with a caring and compassionate nature to work either full-time or part-time for Bluebird Care Bradford, the nation’s leading provider of homecare. If you would like a fulfilling and rewarding job and join our fantastic team today. Please watch the videos below and read the details provided for more information about the role.


PLEASE NOTE: For this role you need to have a full driving licence and WILL either need to use your own car (for which mileage is paid) or a car supplied by Bluebird Care.

If you are interested please visit our vacancies page for details of our current jobs and on how to apply: 


The work available is flexible and you can choose from:         

  • Part Time
  • Full Time
  • Permanent
  • Temporary 

Pay and key benefits:

  • £9.52 per hour 
  • £9.90 per hour overtime rate
  • £11.00 per hour on bank holidays
  • 20p per mile for travel between calls
  • Free work mobile phone – for electronic rotas, ringing customers and the office.
  • Full Induction including training for the Care Certificate.
  • Career progression and continuous training

Job Specification

Essential Criteria

  • You must be comfortable with providing personal care to male and female customers
  • You MUST have a valid driving license and own a car that you can use for work
  • You must be available to work full shifts of either 7am until 2pm or 4pm until 10pm
  • As our care provision is seven days a week, we ask that all our carers are committed to working alternate weekends
  • All carers are expected to adhere to and uphold our company values. These include:
  • Going above and beyond for our customers
  • Operating a wholeheartedly customer centric approach to care
  • Treating each and every customer with the utmost respect
  • Creating a safe, happy environment for customers and colleagues
  • Cherishing our working relationships with customers and colleagues
  • Sharing knowledge and learning for the benefit of our customers
  • Supporting people to live the life they want

The role may involve some or all of the following. This is not intended as a complete list and is supplied for information only:

  • Assist customers to get up, dressing and preparing them for their day
  • Washing, bathing, showering, oral care, grooming
  • Toileting, assisting with use of commode, emptying commode
  • Continence care
  • Using manual handling equipment as specified
  • Working with other care professionals such as District Nurses and GPs
  • Assisting with prescribed medication
  • Assist customers to go to bed, including undressing and washing
  • Preparation of meals and assistance with feeding
  • General household duties
  • Bed making and laundry
  • Shopping and supplies management
  • Accurate recording of care visits

If you are interested please visit the vacancies page for details of our current jobs and on how to apply.