Job Summary

Care Assistant

UK-Bournemouth | £17k | Health Care

Recruiter: Care South

We're looking for Care Assistants to help care for our elderly residents at our well established residential care home Castle Dene, Bournemouth.

  • Full or part time hours
  • Shift times 7.45am to 2.00pm, 2.00pm to 8.15pm or 7.45am to 8.15pm
  • £8.58 per hour
  • Full training and excellent support

Care Assistants help us create a happy environment for our elderly residents, and ensure they receive the very best person centred care, at our well-established care home in Bournemouth.

About Castle Dene

Castle Dene in Bournemouth is a purpose built residential care home conveniently located off the A338 Bournemouth Spur Road. For more details about Castle Dene please go to:

Please note this role will involve working early and late shifts, alternate weekends and some Bank Holidays (plus pay enhancements)

About Care South

As a not-for-profit charity our focus isn't on targets or sales - it's on supporting people who need help to get the best out of life by offering high quality, compassionate care. We know that it's the care that counts - not only of our care home residents and home care customers but also of our employees. We employ over 1,500 people across our 20 residential and home care locations across the south of England and our HEART values of Honesty, Excellence, Approach, Respect and Teamwork are fundamental to how we treat each other, the way we work, and the care that we provide every day.

About Care Assistants

We are looking for Care Assistants with experience in the care sector and those with none. The main qualities you will bring to this role are a determination to provide excellent care for elderly vulnerable people and a caring attitude. You will also have the ability to prioritise your work, communicate well verbally and in writing, and work well as part of a team.

We offer a comprehensive benefits package which includes:

  • Excellent induction programme and ongoing commitment to your training and development
  • Career opportunities
  • Company Pension and Life Assurance Schemes
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Staff discount scheme
  • DBS check paid by us and uniform provided
  • Care South Stars Annual Staff Awards - recognising excellence in individuals and teams

For an informal discussion about the Care Assistant role please contact Janice Turner or Ann Teversham on 01202 397929.

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