Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Milton Keynes


We are looking for Night Care Assistants to join the Excelcare team at Fitzwilliam House Care Home in Cottenham, Cambridge.

Excelcare is a family owned care home group established for over 30 years. Offering great care every day is central to everything we do.

What you can expect:

Salary from £9.35 - £9.65 per hour depending on experience and qualifications.

Night shifts available only, from 8pm - 8am.

About the role:

As a Care Assistant you will work as part of a team providing physical, emotional, spiritual and social support. You will continually promote independence, choice, dignity and respect to the people living our homes by delivering the very best standards of care.

Supporting people with personal care such as washing, personal hygiene, dressing and assisting with meals. Completing current and appropriate documentation which includes daily record keeping, charts and care plans.

What we require from you:

Ideally you will have some experience in a care environment either in a care home, as a home care worker or caring for a loved one.

As a Care Assistant you’ll have a desire to work in elderly and dementia care. You will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, be kind, reliable, empathic and recognise that the needs of each person we care for is individual.

What we offer:

28 days including Bank holidays or 25 days plus bank holidays
Contributory Pension Scheme
Annual Salary Review
Benefits package offering fantastic discounts at over 2500 retail outlets, cinemas, gyms and restaurants
Enhanced Bank holiday pay
Employee of the month award of £100
Refer a Friend Scheme rewarding up to £600 for every person you refer.
Welcome nurse bonus of £2000*
Reimbursement of cost of annual NMC Pin subscription
Paid study leave
Long service awards
Comprehensive Induction Programme
Paid uniform
DBS Certificate funded by Excelcare
Tier 2 visa application fees funded by Excelcare

If you are interested in this position please apply online today, we look forward to hearing from you.

Excelcare are an equal opportunities employer.

*Subject to terms and conditions

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