Care Assistant HCA

Location Wallingford
Discipline: Healthcare Assistants
Salary: £12.17 - 12.17 per hour + DOE
Contact name: Suzanne Boon

Contact email:
Job ref: KW/OX/11327
Published: about 1 year ago
Startdate: ASAP

Care Assistant HCA


Up to £12.17 per hour DOE


One of the UK’s Top 20 Care Home Groups in 2022 is now looking for a Care Assistant (HCA) to join their luxury home in Wallingford, a comfortable and spacious centre for exceptional older people’s residential, dementia and respite care.

Rated “Good” in all areas by the CQC, the home is set within easy reach of Wallingford’s historic attractions, the conveniences of the town centre, and visits further afield to Reading and Oxford. With a broad range of activities, events, and leisure spaces to enjoy both within and outside the home, residents (whether staying permanently or visiting for respite care) are encouraged to get involved in a thriving community and retain as much independence and choice as possible.

As a Care Assistant with the team, you will assist with daily living and provide direct support and companionship, playing a key role in ensuring all the residents can live well and keep active in a safe and caring place.

This is a permanent, full-time (36h) position for a Care Assistant (HCA) with a mixed shift pattern.

Person specification:

Candidates will have:

  • An empathetic, can-do attitude.
  • The willingness to help with personal care activities.

It is an advantage but not essential to have:

  • Previous experience in caring for older people.
  • NVQ Level 2 or 3 in Health & Social Care.

Benefits/enhancements include:

  • Company pension scheme
  • Extensive range of holiday, retail, and leisure discounts
  • Free learning & development opportunities
  • Unlimited access to Refer a Friend bonus scheme
  • Health & wellbeing support
  • Recognition and reward schemes
  • Monthly staff lottery offering cash prizes
  • Free uniform provided
  • And more!