Health Care Assistant (Agency) - Newbury, Berkshire

Newbury, Berkshire
Posted 143 days ago
£9.00 - £11.00 per hour
Closing Date: 8 June 2020
Full Time Part Time Temporary

Our client is looking for experienced Care Assistants with experience and exposure to adults with Dementia. Although the work is on agency/ongoing temporary basis, there are a number of shifts available, with immediate start. You can decide how many shifts you work, flexible to you.


  • Up to £11ph depending on experience (higher for night shifts)
  • Monday to Friday shifts available also
  • Weekly pay
  • Holiday pay on top
  • Friendly working environment
  • Could lead to permanent contract
  • Flexible shifts to suit you


  • Supporting the elderly , promoting independent and well being
  • Operating in the correct manner at all times in line with company and government guidelines
  • Assisting with service users day to day needs which may include personal care
  • Helping with meal times
  • Partaking in activities and events
  • Supporting in any reasonable way possible


  • Ideally minimum qualification of NVQ Level 2 or similar or willingness to undertake training
  • Previous experience and understanding of adults with Dementia and other illnesses
  • Happy to do personal care If required
  • Up to date moving and handling / food hygiene certificates
  • Portable DBS check or happy for one to be carried out
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Able to remain clam in difficult situations
  • A team player
  • Friendly and sensitive to the needs of others

Salary: £54.00 to £132.00 /day


  • Care Giving: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Driving License (Required)

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