Night Care Assistant

Elderly Care Home
£11.00 - £11.25 per hour + £250 starting bonus
Kendal, Cumbria
Posted 4 weeks ago

Job description

We are recruiting for a Night Care Assistant to join a residential care home providing dementia care to older adults.

Location: Kendal, Cumbria

This job vacancy is based close to Grange-over-Sands, so it is about a 25-minute commute from Kendal.

Salary: £11.00 - £11.25 per hour

Job Type: Full-time, permanent, 30-44-hours per week.

We are recruiting on behalf of a family-run care home with over 20-years’ experience providing residential and dementia care. There is a warm and homely feeling at the home and the standard of care to residents is always to the highest standard emphasised by their Good rating with CQC.  

As a Night Care Assistant, you will ensure the welfare of residents during the night/evening. You will check residents on a regular basis, provide personal care, ensure the building is locked and secured, washing and cleaning, and prepare breakfast in the morning.


  • Increment of £0.10 per hour for NVQ Level 2.
  • Increment of £0.15 per hour for NVQ 3 Level 3.
  • Bonus of £2 per hour for exceeding contracted hours.
  • 20 pence per mile commuting fuel allowance for journeys over 15 miles.
  • Starting bonus of £250 (if staying after 13 probation period).
  • Funding towards driving lessons up to £500.
  • Funding towards college.

If you are interested in this Night Care Assistant/Carer job vacancy and you would like to know more, then please click apply.

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