Care Assistant

Location: Christchurch - Wickmeads

Contract Type: Full Time

Closing Date: 02 December 2020

Salary: £9.25 - £9.50 per hour

Specific Hours: Variable - including alternate weekends

Care Assistant

At Care South we have a fantastic opportunity for a full time Care Assistant to join the care team at Wickmeads, our beautiful care home in Southbourne, Bournemouth

Benefits for Care South – Health Care Assistant include:

  • Competitive pay rates - £9.25 - £9.50 per hour
  • Enhanced Bank Holiday Pay Rates
  • Blue Light Discount Card
  • Paid DBS check and Uniform
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • ‘Refer a Friend’ scheme

Key duties for Health Care Assistants include:

  • Identifying the needs and abilities of our residents and delivering person centred care 
  • Providing personal care and encouragement,
  • Supporting residents to remain as independent as possible
  • Working in a team to create a co-operative, friendly and welcoming atmosphere in the home.

If you want to make a real difference and change someone’s life - Care South could help you.

About you: 

  • Previous experience in a care setting is desirable but not essential as Care South provide full training
  • Flexible in the hours you can work and able to work every other weekend
  • A genuine desire to make a positive impact on the lives of our residents
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team
  • Holder of an enhanced DBS on the update service or prepared to undertake one

About Care South:

As a not-for-profit charity, our HEART values are key to us providing outstanding care. For more information about Care South, our values and full benefits package, please visit our website:

For any questions regarding this opportunity – please contact our Recruitment Team on 01202 712448

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