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Home Care Assistant

£8.60 - £10.90 per hour + Travel Time, Mileage & Other Staff Benefits
Care South

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Are you looking for a job that's worthwhile and rewarding, that offers flexible working options to fit around your lifestyle?

If the answer is yes, then look no further and take the first step towards one of the most satisfying jobs there is by joining the team at Care South!

We have opportunities for Care Assistants to join our community-based teams, delivering a level of care that truly comes from the heart.

  • Full Time, Part Time and relief hours available
  • £8.60-£10.90 Per hour + other enhancements and benefits

As a not-for-profit organisation and registered charity. Care South has a genuine dedication to helping people get the best out of life and because of that we value our team. We know that it's the care that counts of not only our customers, but also that of our employees that makes us a leading provider of home care and residential care across the south of England.

Care South offers high quality, compassionate care that is adapted to suit individual needs, and we are now looking for dedicated people to join our exiting support teams in the community, enabling people to remain living independently in their own homes. If you enjoy helping people, like a varied day and look forward to a challenge then you are the person for us.

As a member of our care team, you will assist individuals with:

  • All aspects of personal care
  • Meal preparation
  • Companionship
  • Domestic services
  • Shopping trips and other escorted outings

You don't need to have previous experience in this field, we're happy to work with you to become an excellent member of our team.

We are looking for staff to work various hours between 7am and 10pm, including alternate weekends. Hours can be negotiated within those times, to fit around you and your commitments.


Benefits of working for Care South as a Care Assistant include:

  • Excellent rates of pay, £8.60-£10.90 per hour
  • Travel time and Mileage paid in addition to hourly rates of pay. Travel time at £8.21 per hour and mileage paid at 40p per qualifying mile.
  • Guaranteed hours within your local area (relief contracts are also available)
  • Company mobile phone
  • Full support from a friendly team
  • 5.6 weeks paid holiday
  • Pension and Life Assurance schemes
  • Care South Benefits: a staff discount scheme providing access to a range of on-line and high street discounts
  • Excellent training and development opportunities, including the option to undertake a Diploma in Health and Social Care

So interested in joining our team? Then contact Jo or Leanne on 01460 270500 or apply online via the Care South website.

Successful applicants will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring service (DBS) check.

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