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Care Assistants (Casual)

£18,562 per annum pro rata (£9.62 per hour), ERYC Grade 3 - travel time and mileage will be paid for anyone who lives out of the local area.
Type Hours
Part Time
Market Weighton and Pocklington
Closing date
Job closes on 31 January
Job reference
Job reference: BCOM000658
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The job itself

Job Term: Casual

Appointment Type: Casual

Days of work: Various

Hours per week: 0

Place of Work: Woldhaven Residential Care Home, Pocklington

£18,562 per annum pro rata (£9.62 per hour), ERYC Grade 3 - travel time and mileage will be paid for anyone who lives out of the local area.

Woldhaven Residential Care Home & Re-ablement Unit urgently require Care Assistants for a variety of hours - we will be short-listing applications on a daily basis.

You know that feeling you get when you do something nice for someone?

You can get that feeling every day… and be paid for it.

If you’re looking for a rewarding career that fits around your lifestyle, it doesn’t get much more rewarding than providing care for your community - friends, family, neighbours and those people you always bump into at your local supermarket.

And don’t worry about qualifications or training. If you’re the right person for the role, we’ll provide those.

Duties include providing support for a range of complex physical and mental care needs, including dementia; to have an understanding and empathetic approach and the ability to provide personal care, emotional support and end of life care to a high standard.  Promoting independence is also essential to work within the re-ablement service.

The role is challenging but extremely rewarding.  If you enjoy working with people and have a desire to improve the quality of life for older people in residential care then we would welcome your application. 

Knowledge of safeguarding and of health and safety within residential care is desirable.

Hours are worked on a rota to meet the needs of the service.

Should you require any advice or support in completing the application process, or for an informal discussion regarding the post, please contact Gary Bacon at Woldhaven Residential Care Home, Pocklington: 01759 303085.

Gary Bacon

Registered Manager

Telephone:  01759 303085

Closing date: 31st January 2020 – applications will be checked on a daily basis

Interview date: To be arranged  

Please find a link below to download the job outline and employee specification:

Job Outline and Employee specification (PDF file, download size 126kb)

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