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Care Assistant - Part Time - Weekend Only

Harrogate, Ripon and Thirsk Contract £13,689 - £13,689 per annum Closing date: 01/10/2021

Industry Leading Training, Excellent Support, Fuel Allowance

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 Care Assistants 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 Weekend  Care Assistant.  

 We offer excellent support and benefits:

  •         We are a Real Living Wage Employer 
  •         Fixed working pattern so you know when you are working
  •         Weekend working to suit your lifestyle 
  •         Salary £13,689/ 20.25 hours per weekend (includes time to travel)  
  •         Petrol Allowance 
  •         Pension Scheme
  •         Well-Being Benefit Scheme for you and your family
  •         Retail Discount Scheme
  •         Paid Award Winning Training which is ongoing and supportive
  •         24 hour/7 days a week managment support and guidance 
  •         Paid DBS check 
  •         Referral cash bonus of £250

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



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 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. 
  • 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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