Care Assistant 

14 Sep 2018
12 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Care Assistant 

At RCH, our vision is to put quality first in everything we do – for our residents, their relatives and our staff. This approach and our commitment to providing the highest levels of service are key factors in our success.

Woodlands Care Centre is a welcoming and beautifully decorated home which specialises in Nursing, Residential and Dementia care for older people, and is currently seeking Day / Night Health Care Assistants to join our friendly team.


  • Assisting residents with personal care activities such as washing, personal hygiene, dressing and feeding
  • Providing physical and mental stimulation by taking part in recreational and social activities or events with residents, both individually and as a group
  • Taking responsibility for the physical and emotional well-being and social needs of the residents
  • Being aware and participating in the development of resident Care plans and having full awareness of any specialist support needs
  • Assisting residents with mobility and support
  • Administering residents’ medication


  • A kind, caring and compassionate nature
  • Passionate and keen to develop new skills
  • A good listener with patience
  • Flexibility, due to shift work
  • Ability to communicate well, both written and verbally
  • Candidates MUST have proof of right to work in the UK 


  • Ongoing training and support to further your career
  • A Career pathway with opportunities to get promoted; where progression to management positions are encouraged
  • Full and comprehensive induction
  • Wide variety of health, retail and leisure benefits via Perkbox*
  • Company pension scheme*
  • Paid annual leave (pro rata)*
  • Refer a friend bonus*
  • 2 free uniforms
  • Parking available on site

Although we don’t require someone with any direct qualifications as we provide ongoing training and support, the following attributes would be preferable:

  • NVQ Level 2 in Health and Social Care (desirable but not required)
  • Ability to organise efficiently and prioritise workloads whilst under pressure
  • A minimum of 3 months’ experience in a care environment

*Terms and conditions apply

To apply please send your CV via email or come to our recruitment day on the 18th September 2018 at Woodlands Career Centre at 10am-3pm or 5pm-8pm.