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DATE ADDED: Fri 15/05/2020

Care Assistants - Immediate Start Available

Sherborne, UK


JOB TYPE: Permanent

Care Assistants needed in Sherbourne for family run care home

£9.00-11.00 per hour; Days and Nights available

Ref No. PK42979

Our client in Sherbourne is an attractive 40 bedded Nursing Home that is independently run and promotes the highest standards of care. The latest CQC report is rated "GOOD" in all areas and the home is located in a quiet and pleaseant area with beautiful gardens. The rooms are all tastefully decorated and most come with en-suites. Residents are encouraged to bring their own small items of furniture with them to ease into life at their new home with an air of familiarity in their new surroundings.

They have an exciting opportunity for care assistants to join their passionate team of HCA's and SHCA's. We are looking for care assistants who have a passion and desire to care for others and work alongside a team of care assistants to promote dignity and independence for all residents within the nursing home.

Key details

These are full time, permanent positions and both days and nights are available paying £9.00-11.00 per hour. (DOE) Shifts are 12 hours long and the home can offer both 7-7 or 8-8 patterns. Sherbourne train station is only a short walk away and there is also free on-site parking.

Training and support will be provided to care assistants from senior care assistants who have little or no previous experience within a care home.

Main duties for care assistants are as follows:

  • Providing personal care such as toileting, washing and dressing

  • Keeping residents comfortable and assisting in manual handling

  • Checking and reporting any change in residents conditions to a senior care assistant

  • Practical Support - Making beds, preparing food & laundry

  • Liaise with visiting family and friends


Care assistants with previous experience within a care home and NVQ's within health and social care.


24, 36 or 48 per week (alternate weekends) (Day + Night positions)

For more information please call Phil King on [... Click Apply...].