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It's Not Working, it's CARING with Home Instead

Care Assistant- Weekends - Annual Salary £12,480

Harrogate Contract £12, 480 - £12, 480 per annum Closing date: 31/07/2021

Industry Leading Training, Excellent Support, Pension, Well Being Programme

Company Description

Home Instead is the world’s leading provider of non-medical care and companionship services for older people. With minimum visits of one hour, award winning training and an excellent reputation we are immensely proud of the quality of care we provide. We match our CAREGivers to our clients based on mutual interests and hobbies to help build bonds of trust and enables us to provide personalised support.  

Job Description

We are looking for people with kind, compassionate hearts who want to make a true difference to the quality of life for our clients to join our team in Harrogate, Ripon and Thirsk as a Care Assistant or as we like to call you CAREGivers. 

At Home Instead Senior Care we provide award winning home care, companionship and personal care of the highest quality, so our clients can remain independent in their own homes.

Our Care Assistants support our clients with everyday activities from assisting with bathing, grooming, dressing, meal preparation to shopping and having great conversations each and every day of the year.    

The role of Care Assistant is highly rewarding and we offer permanent contracts with an annual salary , award winning training and great rates of pay above the Living Wage with benefits.

Due to growth we are looking to expand our team in Harrogate, Ripon and Thirsk and are looking for the right people to join our team.  We offer excellent support and benefits:

  •         Fixed working pattern (Salaried)
  •         Weekend only working 21.5 hours  
  •         Annual Salary £12,480
  •         Petrol Allowance 
  •         Pension Scheme
  •         Well-being Benefit Scheme
  •         Paid Award Winning Training

If you're interested in joining our team as a Weekend Care Assistant, please click apply, we would love to hear from you...

If you're looking for work which is extremely rewarding and satisfactory and have a high-degree of  flexibility to meet our clients' needs, we would love to hear from you. Please click on 'I'm Interested' or alternatively, contact us on 01423 774490



Our fully funded training will provide you with all you need to know and we have a great support team in place. Please note that we require you to have access to reliable transport.

You will have a passion for supporting others and pride yourself on delivering an outstanding service. You will be reliable, trustworthy and respectful. You will enjoy building professional friendships and comfortable in spending time in the company of others. We need fantastic people who have  a 'can-do' positive attitude and who love working as part of a team.  

Essential Criteria

  • Ability to treat and care for clients and their property with dignity and respect
  • Ability to adapt to various living environments and locations
  • Ability to listen, communicate clearly and build relationships with clients and their families in a friendly and pleasant manner
  • Willingness to work and communicate professionally with Home Instead Senior  Care office teams and other social and health care professionals
  • Respect for people with different backgrounds and beliefs to your own and who may have a range of medical conditions. Commitment to non-discriminatory care practice
  • Willing to seek guidance when needed and follow instructions
  • Excellent time keeper who is organised and reliable
  • Ability to adapt to change quickly and make common sense decisions at short notice
  • Good hygiene practice, including personal hygiene and a smart appearance
  • Good level of stamina and fitness to meet the physical demands of the job
  • This role will require you to obtain an Enhanced Disclosure from the relevant body


Additional Information

If you have a passion for caring and the motivation to help us achieve our ambitions , we would love to hear from you.

We support our clients living in and around the areas of Harrogate, Ripon and Thirsk. 

We encourage applications from all sections of the community as we want to reflect the neighbourhoods in which we work. Home Instead Senior Care is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of adults and expects all staff to share this commitment. This role is subject to DBS enhanced disclosure.


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