Care Assistant - Cwm Gwendraeth

Posted 10 June 2024
Salary £11.94 - £12.80 per hour
Job type Standard Application
Discipline Care Assistant

Job description

Your new role as a Day or Night Care Assistant at Fieldbay is calling you!

We’d like to invite you to join our amazing team of professionals. It’s secure work. You’ll get full training. And unlike many careers, you can progress whether you’re part-time or full-time or with even more flexible options including day shifts and night shifts.


Before applying for the role:

  • Please ensure that you are able to transport to the place the following location before applying for the role. The address is: Llannon Road, Upper Tumble, Llanelli SA14 6BU. Public transport runs at limited times. We have two homes at our Tumble Site, if you have a preferred service this can be discussed when we get in touch.
  • Our Shifts start at 08.30am and end at 08.30pm 0r 08.30pm – 08.30am you will need to ensure that the transport you are using operates for these shift times.
  • **This service does not provide support for Sponsorship at this time**
  • If you have already applied you do not need to re apply.

We offer £11.94 - £12.80 per hour for our Care Assistant by day

** This includes a premium payment. 50p per hour premium payment the uplift is discretionary and is subject to change**

Our Day and Night Care Assistants are caring and supportive people. We wouldn’t be the first to say it either. If you are kind, caring and compassionate, there for the people who live with us when they need you, and you do it with a smile on your face. If that’s you, then we are already a big fan.

Very few jobs have such an impact on people’s lives. And being the supportive human being you are, you’re ideally cut out to join us.

Care experience is NOT necessary, and we can work with over 18’s.

Why choose Fieldbay

We’re here to support people who live with us, people choose us because of the experiences we create. We build and nourish relationships with everyone, our people are pretty fabulous. We take pride and pleasure in helping others to flourish.

What’s involved as a Care Assistant

You’ll care for people with lots of different complex needs, such as learning disabilities, autism, ABI, and mental health.

We take time to get to know people irrespective of ability or disability, we aim to empower individuals to be as involved as they can be in control of their life.

There is of course practical support too and helping people to reach their goals in smaller ways. You’ll provide personal care, maintain health needs, hygiene as well as keep things tidy and safe.

How we support you

  • We go beyond expectations for our colleagues as well as the people we support. Our reward package includes much more than pay, 5.6 weeks annual leave, flexible working hours and pension.
  • You can work part-time, or full-time with flexible options.
  • A learning journey that grows with you to reach Care worker standards.
  • Specialist skills training, apprenticeships, and nationally recognised qualifications.
  • Recognition with cash prize lotto, scratch cards and Heroes.
  • Discounts include supermarkets, flash sales and more
  • Salary Finance for lower-cost loans and to save for special occasions
  • 45p per mile if you need to travel
  • Free confidential Employee Assistance programme

Industry-leading recognition

  • Colleague Lotto – Giving everyone the opportunity to win great cash prizes.
  • Additional Day’s Leave for your Birthday
  • Prize winning scratch cards - aligned with values in action!
  • We recognise our colleagues who go above and beyond – our ‘Heroes’ are nominated by colleagues for quarterly and annual awards.
  • Loyalty Scheme recognising colleagues at work anniversaries.

Financial wellbeing

  • Discounts include high street, supermarkets, flash sales, gym memberships and more.
  • Blue Light discount programme – funded by us.
  • Salary Finance scheme for lower cost loans and to save for special occasions or rainy days.
  • Government mileage rates if you need to travel

Emotional wellbeing

  • Free confidential Employee Assistance programme with qualified counsellors
  • Free wellbeing App

Social Wellbeing 


  • Award-winning App for news and info

  • Internal social media & Team Communities

What’s next?

Want to find out how your life and the lives of others can flourish? Click apply, attach your CV and we’ll be in touch to arrange an interview.