Care Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00072460-1
  • Date Posted: 29 July 2022
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Christchurch, Dorset
  • Salary: £9.50 to £11.48 Per Hour
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description


£1000 welcome bonus for Care Assistants in Christchurch*

We have an exciting opportunity for Care Assistants to join our experienced team, ensuring we provide our residents with the very best person-centred care.

We are recruiting Care Assistants for our luxury care home in Christchurch, Fairmile Grange is a stunning 80 bed purpose-built home by Encore Care Homes

What our Care Assistants need:

· No experience needed

· Positive, friendly attitude

· Demonstrate good communication skills

· Caring and empathetic approach to work

· Flexibility, the role will include working every other weekend

· Available to work 2 or 3, 12 hours shifts per week

What our Care Assistants do:

· Promote our residents independence

· Offer practical, social and emotional care

· Be there for residents in their time of need

· Promote the welfare of residents and team members through good practice

· Make a difference to our residents lives, on a daily basis

We want you to feel valued, in return we offer:

· Up to £11.48 per hour

· Fantastic overtime bonus

· 28 days holiday

· Paid breaks with free meals on shift

· Uniform

· Employee Assistance Program

· Immediate Start subject to RTW checks

· Superb refer a friend scheme up to £2,000 per referral

· Comprehensive Induction

· Fully funded training

· Support with career progression

Encore is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our residents and expects all staff and volunteers to share the same commitment. Applicants to this post will be required to undertake a satisfactory Disclosure & Barring Service Check and following a change in government guidelines relating to Care Home employees. Valid proof of full vaccination against COVID-19.

*£500 after successful probation, followed by a further £500 after 1 years service