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Care Assistant

North Shields, Tyne And Wear
Job Type
6 Sep 2022

Care Assistant

Location: Holmlea, North Shields, NE30 2EWSalary: £9.90 per hour + BenefitsContract: Permanent, Full Time and Part time availableHours: 8am to 8pm


  • Company pension scheme
  • Snacks and refreshments while on shift
  • Uniform provided
  • DBS cost paid by company
  • On-site car parking

Care Assistant - The Role:

We are looking for an experienced care assistant to join our team at Holmlea Care Home in North shields, where we provide care and support for up to 25 residents.

We are looking for someone who has a caring nature and is willing to work as part of the care team to ensure the care home maintains excellent standards of care and support and ensures that Holmlea is a 'home from home' for all of our residents. There are both full-time and part-time positions available.

Some additional hours will be available from time to time to cover holiday and sickness.


You will work as part of the care team ensuring that our resident's maintain their health and wellbeing by assisting them with daily tasks such as with meals, personal care and one-to-one support while encouraging independence.

You will undertake regular training to help you carry out your role.

Care Assistant - Experience, qualifications & skills:

If you have previous experience and qualifications in the care of the elderly that is great but more important than that is that you are kind and caring with a desire to support elderly people.

You will also be able to work well in a team and communicate effectively with residents and colleagues. You will have to undergo a DBS check and provide two references.

  • NVQ Level 2 Health & Social Care (preferred)
  • Hold the relevant Vocational Qualification needed for the position (preferred)
  • Genuine interest in working within a caring environment
  • Team player with the ability to communicate effectively at all levels
  • Satisfactory DBS Check and references
  • Relevant experience of working in a caring environment

Experience of the following an advantage: Care Assistant, Care Worker, Support Worker, Social care

No agencies please.

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  • Job Reference: 705444811-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Parkside Care
    Parkside Care
  • Location: North Shields, Tyne And Wear
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent