Care Assistant

Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear

Hourly rate of £8.32

Full Time

Applications: 40

Excellent opportunity for Care Assistants to join a well-established care home based in Newcastle Upon Tyne!

An independent, family owned care home providing quality care for over 40 years in the Newcastle area. We are looking for Care Assistants, days or nights, (3 x 12 hours shifts over a 7-day rota) to be based in City West.

The care assistants deliver a service to provide the quality of care that we would want for our own family members. They work together as a team to ensure that the physical, social, psychological and emotional needs of our service users are met.


• Support residents in their daily activities of living
• Support residents with their social care needs
• Communicate effectively with clients, visitors and other professionals
• Create and maintain suitable records
• Assist management to deliver a high standard of care


• Positive and caring with the confidence and ability to deliver individualised care and support in line with each of our resident’s care plans.
• Communicate and engage effectively with our service users, their families and colleagues, taking part in social activities and promoting their independence and dignity
• Strong interpersonal and working relationship skills
• Good understanding of the resident’s abilities and needs
• Ability to follow instructions and prioritise a busy workload
• Natural ability to help make the lives of others more fulfilling
• Desire to work in an environment which can be hard but also fun and rewarding.
• Qualified in NVQ Level 2 or equivalent (or be willing to work towards)

• Training programme and personal development available
• New 'Refer a Friend' bonus scheme
• Lunches for day staff provided free of charge (not contractual)
• Initial uniform included
• Hourly rate of £8.32

If you have the relevant qualities to fulfil this role then please apply now for immediate consideration!

Salary Information

Hourly rate of £8.32

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ID: RHL-1395
Category: Healthcare > Caregiver
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Job Type: Full Time
Salary Paid: Per Annum
Consultant: Recruitment Manager
Added On: 06-02-2020
Closing Date: