Cardiff Care Jobs

Underpaid? Underappreciated? Underwhelmed? If you’re fed up but fired up, we want to hear from you.

Care workers are needed throughout the Cardiff area, helping older people maintaining their independence and carry on living at home. Experienced ? Great, let’s talk about how the grass is greener here at 1st Grade Care. Not so much? No problem. Let’s get you started in your brand-new career.

Your qualities

Good listener? There for your friends when they need you? Perhaps you’re stuck in a soulless job without any sense of fulfilment? Or maybe you’ve seen care work first-hand and feel inspired to make a difference. If you’re patient, kind and compassionate, with access to your own transport, this could be the right role for you.

The working day

It’s light on glamour. But big on job satisfaction.

  • Dressing service users and preparing them for the day
  • Supporting with personal care
  • Shopping and supplies management
  • Bringing a dose of good cheer
  • Helping with mobility around the home
  • Bed making and laundry
  • Putting a smile back on somebody’s face
  • Preparing and cooking meals
  • Having a much-needed natter

Rewards

  • Weekly Pay – Every Friday
  • Guaranteed Pay Contract – consistent pay for an agreed number of hours every week
  • Excellent Pay – More than industry average
  • Paid mileage of 25p per mile between calls
  • FREE Blue Light card – national discount card for hundreds of retailers
  • Generous Refer a Friend scheme
  • Support to complete nationally recognised qualifications including your QCF / NVQ
  • Direct employment – providing holiday entitlement and our pension scheme

There are a variety of shift patterns available to you, whether you want to work mornings, afternoons, evenings, or weekends, we’ve got something to suit you and your lifestyle.

Our Guaranteed Pay Contracts we believe helps to agree on hours that suit you and get paid consistently each week. But if you’d prefer to have a zero-hours contract because it suits your lifestyle, that’s fine too.

The working day

It’s light on glamour. But big on job satisfaction.
 

  • Dressing service users and preparing them for the day
  • Supporting with personal care
  • Shopping and supplies management
  • Bringing a dose of good cheer
  • Helping with mobility around the home
  • Bed making and laundry
  • Putting a smile back on somebody’s face
  • Preparing and cooking meals
  • Having a much-needed natter

Rewards

  • Weekly Pay – Every Friday
  • Guaranteed Pay Contract – consistent pay for an agreed number of hours every week
  • Excellent Pay – More than industry average
  • Paid mileage of 25p per mile between calls
  • FREE Blue Light card – national discount card for hundreds of retailers
  • Generous Refer a Friend scheme
  • Support to complete nationally recognised qualifications including your QCF / NVQ
  • Direct employment – providing holiday entitlement and our pension scheme

There are a variety of shift patterns available to you, whether you want to work mornings, afternoons, evenings, or weekends, we’ve got something to suit you and your lifestyle.

Our Guaranteed Pay Contracts we believe helps to agree on hours that suit you and get paid consistently each week. But if you’d prefer to have a zero-hours contract because it suits your lifestyle, that’s fine too.