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Care Assistant

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    from £8.21 per hour
  • Job Location:

    Suffolk, East Anglia



Do you have a genuine passion for helping other?

Are you warm hearted and caring?


Our care home client, who prides themselves on making a real difference to the lives of their residents, is currently seeking a Care Assistant to join their team.

The Nursing Home is situated in Lowestoft, Suffolk.


The Care Assistant position is offering 36 hours per week (MIXED shifts 8am-8pm/8pm-8am), at a pay rate from £8.21 per hour (subject to experience).


The Care Assistant position will include:

Communicating with the residents so as to be able to identify their needs and attend to them accordingly

Being responsible for the well-being and safety of residents within the home

Interacting respectfully with residents and their relatives

Giving assistance with meals and drinks

Having fun with the residents and joining in the homes' activities

Participate in ongoing training

Criteria / Person Specification

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Good communication skills
  • Flexibility in work patterns
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Evidence of experience within a similar role
  • A diploma in health and social care would be of added advantage.


Does this sound like you? If so, please submit your application today, you could soon be making that difference!


Our client provides a variety of competitive benefits, including:

- £500 WELCOME BONUS (T&C’s apply)

- Excellent rates of pay

- Enhanced rates for bank holidays

- Paid breaks

- Uniform provided

- Enhanced DBS paid for by our client

- Work a 12 hour shift and your meal is included


If you have the unique qualities required for this exciting role and want to work in a care home that provides the type of care you’d expect for your loved ones, we would welcome your application.


IMPORTANT: Before applying for this position, please ensure the CV you are attaching is up to date with your current and most recent work history. Failure to do so, may result in your application being rejected.


Due to the volume of applicants, we will only contact those candidates who have been shortlisted for interview by our client.

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Job Deadline: 26/04/2019


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