Health Care Assistant (Days) (Care Home)

£9.50 hourly
  • Friends of the Elderly
  • Great Malvern, Malvern WR14, UK
  • 11 Jan, 2022

Job Description

 Job Title: Health Care Assistant 

Contracted Hours: Full–time opportunities available!

Salary/Pay Rate: Days – £10.00 per hour for week days, £11.00 for nights and weekends, £11.50 for bank holidays. (dependent on shift and experience) plus additional increment for bank holidays

Location: Malvern, Worcester

Will you promote wellbeing, strive for excellence, treat people with respect, and keep everyone safe? If the answer is yes, look no further.

Why work for us?

We’re proud to say many of our staff have been with us for more than 10 years and some for more than 20. We are committed to investing in our teams, which is why we offer a great list of employee benefits specifically with you in mind:

This is the first time I have enjoyed my job! A joy to come into work. – Malvern Care Home

Working for a charity that put people at the heart of what we do

A care home rated ‘Good’ by CQC

 Excellent training and clear career development pathways

 Retail discounts – save money and earn points at over 3,500 retailers

Recommend–a–friend scheme – earn £250 for each referral

Long service awards

Health Cash Plan & Employee Assistance Programme

A bank holiday rate of between £11.50 – £20.90 per hour

Wellbeing – our Wellbeing Pledge is a commitment to all our colleagues to uphold our values as an employer. Promoting the wellbeing of colleagues is one of our top priorities; and in a changing and challenging environment, keeping everyone safe and respecting each other’s needs to encompass physical, emotional and mental health is important.


What are the duties?

Enhancing the lives of our residents

Assisting with personal care and supporting with additional needs

Providing emotional support for our residents and resident’s family members

What skills do I need?

We are looking for prior care experience. You will need to be passionate about supporting our residents. We’ll provide you all the outstanding training and tools that you need; all we ask is a willingness to learn and a genuine enthusiasm to encourage others to live their lives to the full.

What is the home like?

Davenham, Bradbury Court and Perrins House are picturesque homes situated in beautiful grounds in Malvern. Our homes in Malvern specialise in care for people with dementia, as well as residential and nursing care.

Friends of the Elderly has been supporting and caring for older people since 1905.  Over a century later, Friends of the Elderly is working to ensure that all older people have the opportunity to live fulfilled and respected lives.

Apply online today or email or call our friendly recruitment team on 0300 369 0552 for more information.

Friends of the Elderly is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified people regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion / beliefs, sexual orientation or age.

We reserve the right to close this advert early if we are able to appoint to the vacancy before the advertised closed date.

We would prefer all staff joining Friends of the Elderly to have received or be in the process of getting their COVID–19 vaccination. This is to support the protection of our staff, our residents and wider staffing teams.