Care Assistant

  • Location

    Ilkley, West Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Older People Care & Nursing Homes

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  • Salary:

    £8.03 - £8.23 per hour + fantastic benefits

  • Contact:

    Steve Vine

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

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Care Assistant, Ilkley

£8.03 - £8.23 per hour + benefits

Full and part time hours available 

We are looking for enthusiastic Care Assistants living close to the Ilkley area of West Yorkshire to join a new build care village. Situated in a lovely, peaceful area, this job would make an ideal commute from either Leeds or Bradford as the site is walking distance from the train station. 

Be part of an organisation making a difference in peoples’ lives every day

This is an exciting opportunity to join a family-based business who have been running for over 50 years and has continued to expand. They recognise that every person is unique and provide dedicated care to help residents live life to the full. Their staff provide the highest standard of support and inspiration in a fantastic, modern environment and they use their skills to make a real positive difference to residents’ lives. They offer opportunities for members of their team not only to make a difference to people’s lives on a daily basis, but also develop meaningful, rewarding careers.

Your role will be crucial in providing the highest standard of support to the residents. You will assist with personal care, including washing, dressing and assistance to the toilet. You will be helping residents in and out of bed, making beds, assisting residents at meal times and escorting residents around the home.

What are the potential hours and pay?

  • £8.03 per hour day rate;
  • £8.23 per hour night rate;
  • Day and night shifts on a 4-week rolling rota;
  • Day shifts from 8am to 9pm and night shifts 9pm to 8am.

As well as being a rewarding job, there are some excellent benefits as a Care Assistant:

  • Fantastic training and on-going support towards further qualifications, this could be the first step towards a fulfilling career;
  • Pension scheme;
  • Paid holidays;
  • Meal subsidies for staff and free on-site parking;
  • Star of the Month incentive - win £25 worth of vouchers;
  • Extra shift draw – win £100 worth of vouchers.

Experience is preferred but not essential as full training will be provided. Above all, you need a caring and compassionate personality, being right for the job is all about a genuine commitment to making life better for the residents you look after.

So, if you feel that you want to work in a unique setting, with a dedicated, friendly team, then please click “apply.” We will be happy to answer any questions you may have about the role.