Senior Care Assistant

£11.50 hourly
  • Caring Homes
  • 05 Jul, 2021

Job Description

Senior Healthcare Assistants

8am - 8pm Days 

8pm - 8am - Nights

£11.50 PH

Benson House, Caring Homes purpose-built luxury care home for the Village of Benson opened in March 2021,providing residents with high quality residential, nursing and dementia care.

Situated in the quaint village of Benson, opposite the River Thames where there is a luxury café/restaurant available for enjoying the river views which is popular with visitors to the village. The RAF Benson base is only 3 miles away and is a big part of the community housing a range of helicopters including Puma’s and Chinook’s.

Benson House , Benson, Oxfordshire

NVQ 2 and willing to work towards level 3 in Health & Social Care Qualified (or equivalent)  Full-Time available

The Role: 

An excellent and exciting opportunity to join us at Benson House as a Senior Healthcare Assistant! 
You will work part of a great team and be making a difference to our residents by providing excellent care standards, taking pride in treating our residents as individuals.
As a Senior Carer at Caring Homes, you’ll help residents enjoy each day by making sure they get the quality care and support they deserve
Responsible for supporting our elderly residents with daily living, providing support and companionship, assisting with their physical and personal needs – where every day is different and rewarding!

About You: 

You’ll be enthusiastic and have empathy, a can-do approach and excellent communication skills. Above all you’ll have real compassion for all our residents to deliver the highest standard of care.  
Compassionate and caring? Able to give support to families? Ready for a job where you can feel proud about what you do?
Flexible to work shifts on a rota basis, and work alternate weekends
NVQ 2 and willing to work towards level 3 qualified in Heath & Social Care and medication trained with experience with assising with meds, writing care plans and risk assessments is essential.  
You will have worked within a care home setting together with experience supervising care assistants in your team. 

If making people’s lives better is what gets you up in the morning, you should come and join a like-minded team at Benson House. As a Senior Care Assistant here, you can make a real difference to the lives of our residents with reliable, compassionate care!

We want above all are genuinely kind, sympathetic people, who will really get a thrill from enhancing the happiness and wellbeing of our residents.

Just some of the many benefits we offer

Paid annual leave 28 days per year (based on hours / pro rata) inclusive of bank holidays
Excellent on-going training from day one and throughout your career
Salary scales and progression with internal promotions available, we are a large organisation!
Enhanced pay for working Christmas and Boxing day & Bank Holidays
Long service awards / Recognition programme
Refer a friend bonus scheme (earn up to £1000)
Employee discount scheme, high street vouchers, e-vouchers, holidays, cinema and restaurants

To Apply:

If you want be part of this exciting new journey and join our family at Benson House, we’d love to hear from you! Please contact Matt Hicks on 07747898123 to discuss this fantastic opportunity further. or email

“We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age”.