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Support worker / Healthcare assistant

Orchid Lawns Care Home

Salary: £7.50 to £8.50 per hous

Job description

Various shifts available - 8am to 2pm and 2pm to 10pm. As a healthcare assistant (HCA), you'll work under the guidance of a qualified healthcare professional.Each HCA will be offered an Induction Pack which will need to be completed within 3 months. Everyone who is new to care will need to do Care Certificates programme within 3 months.

The work varies depending on the daily tasks:

  • record keeping
  • assistance to be offered to the residents that requires support
  • escorting to hospital appointments
  • engaging residents in activities

Skills required

  • caring and kind
  • cheerful and friendly
  • willing to be hands-on with patients
  • willing to do personal care tasks (washing, toileting)
  • able to follow instructions and procedusres

Closing date is 30 November, 2016.

Apply now

Email: or call 01525 713630.
Website: Amore Care Homes (link opens in new window)

Care assistant

Hours: Full time, part time, bank holidays.
Pay rate
: Enhancements paid for weekend and night shifts.
Recruiting care assistants to work in a residential nursing home, caring for young, physically disabled, people. Experience preffered, but not essential as full training given.
Please call 01525 403247 for an application form.

Care assistant

Location: Biggleswade, Sandy, Potton, Broom, Moggerhanger, Stotfold
Hours: Shift patterns, 16 - 40 hours per week between 7am and 10pm daily.
Pay rate
: Competitive

Sevacare currently has vacancies within Biggleswade, Sandy, Potton, Broom, Moggerhanger and Stotfold and all surrounding areas.
Experience is not essential as full training will be provided. The successful applicant’s duties will include personal care, shopping, preparing meals and other associated tasks within the client’s home. We expect our carers to provide a high standard of care to all our clients at all times. Sevacare offer a competitive salary the chance to work within our existing dynamic and friendly team. This position is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service disclosure, this expense is financed by Sevacare. Free company uniform provided. You can also send in your expression of interest along with a copy of your CV to the email address below.

For enquiries, please email, call 01767 312500 / 0800 042 9999 or call into your local Sevacare branch at Unit 1, Stratton Park, Dunton Lane, Biggleswade, SG18 8QS to pick up an application form.

Care assistant

Location: Central Bedfordshire, Hitchin, Wheathampstead, St. Albans
Hours: Full time, permanent and part time contracts available
Pay rate: Generous hourly rates

GenerixCare is currently recruiting for Care Assistants interested in joining us in making a positive difference for our clients a Care Assistant you will be responsible for providing home care support and assistance to clients in their own homes and in the community. GenerixCare provides a range of care and support services for elderly, physically and mentally disabled adults across Hertfordshire and Central Bedfordshire. Full UK driving licence required.

For enquiries, please call 01582 932432.

Westminster Homecare - Care Worker

Westminster Homecare provides support and assistance for people who want to live at home and maintain their independence.

Our clients are in Milton Keynes, Leighton Buzzard and surrounding areas. Therefore your own transport is essential.

We o­ffer:

  • good rates of pay
  • flexible working hours
  • free uniform
  • care worker of the month award
  • great opportunity for progression
  • company pension
  • full training - we pay you to do the training!

Visit the Westminster Homecare (link opens in new window) website.

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