Care Assistant - flexible-working

Newbury, Berkshire
£9.02- £11.20 per hour
08 Oct 2019
07 Nov 2019
Winchcombe Place Care Home CA
Contract Type

Our flexible working environment

We have day shifts which are are 8am- 2pm / 2pm - 10pm or 8am till 8pm for days and nights which are 8pm till 8am . We offer a part time option being 2 shifts and full time being 3 or 4 shifts a week. The position does include working alternative weekends. 

Where we are based

Winchcombe Place, Maple Crescent, Newbury, RG14 1LN

A little bit more about us

We run over 120 homes and day clubs across the UK. We provide residential, nursing, dementia and end-of-life care for older people. As one of the UK’s leading care home providers, our goal is to help every employee fulfil his or her potential – with first-class training and support.

What we offer

  • Pay £9.02 - £11.20 per hour (depending on experience)
  • Fast-track career options, e.g. into nursing or management roles
  • Quality training to develop your skills
  • Weekend, night and bank holiday enhancements
  • Stakeholder pension
  • Free DBS
  • Free uniform
  • Thousands of online and in-store discounts

The Role

Residents are at the heart of everything we do. As part of a close-knit, friendly team, you’ll assist them with their physical and emotional needs. More than just a carer, you’ll be a true friend who champions their dignity and respects their independence. From day one, we’ll help you progress and take on more responsibility. For example, you’ll be involved in developing individual care plans and supporting new colleagues. To succeed, you’ll need to be able to think on your feet, prioritise your own workload and keep accurate records. We’ll give you ongoing support and quality training to build your career.

A little bit about you

You’re a compassionate, can-do person with experience supporting older people. You’re good at using your initiative and working well under pressure. To you, it’s more than just a job. It’s a role where you happily go the extra mile to make a difference to the lives of older, frail people. In return, you get excellent support, quality training and fast-track career opportunities from one of the UK’s leading care home providers.