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Weekend Care Assistant

  • Salary: Up to £9 per hour
  • Location: Newbury, Berkshire
  • Date posted: 28-11-2018
  • Sector: Local Authority, Support Work, Social Care
  • Job type: Temporary / Shift Work
  • Job reference: SCT - BW - WEEKEND_1543404552

My client is looking for passionate weekend Care Assistants to join their large reputable Nursing Home based in Newbury. You will be working with elderly patients with dementia aged 55 years +.


08:00-20:00 Saturday and Sunday

Benefits to you as the Care Assistant:

  • Hourly pay rate from £9.50 per hour
  • Weekday hours also available
  • Overtime available

Your responsibilities as Care Assistant:

  • Supporting residents with washing and dressing
  • Supporting around meals times
  • Encouraging them to join in on weekly activities such as drawing, knitting etc.
  • Following care plans
  • Strict record keeping
  • Working closely with other professionals such as RGN and social workers.

Requirements of you as Care Assistant:

  • NVQ level 3 or above desirable
  • Enhanced adult DBS
  • Car Driver desirable
  • Have good communication skills, and good written and spoken English

Location: Newbury, West Berkshire

Salary: from £9.50 per hour

If you are interested in applying for this Care Assistant position, you will need to follow the instructions to apply. Alternatively, if you would like to ask any questions about this Care Assistant opportunity or any other vacancies, you can email Emily at or call on 0118 948 5555.

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