Healthcare Assistant HCA - permanent or bank

Location Inverness
Discipline: Healthcare Assistants
Salary: Up to £13.07 per hour
Contact name: Olivia Balogh

Contact email:
Job ref: SB/IV/11580
Published: 8 months ago
Startdate: ASAP

A brand-new opportunity has just come up for a Healthcare Assistant (HCA) to join the team at a local premier care home, led by one of the UK’s Top 20 Care Home Groups in 2023.

The group is well-known for providing high-quality, person-centred care for older adults in need of extra support, purpose-building or lovingly refurbishing their sites to create contemporary luxury homes that accommodate each resident’s own needs and preferences.

Whether a home focuses on nursing or residential care, Healthcare Assistants are vital to the team, and it is your help – through assisting with daily living and providing support and companionship – that helps ensure residents can live healthy, active lives in a safe and caring place.

In return, the group is committed to offering you an outstanding place to work and provide its substantive team members with one of the care sector’s best packages for a fulfilling and rewarding career, alongside engagement and feedback opportunities, reward/recognition schemes, and bespoke options to up-skill, gain new qualifications and advance.

You can choose between a permanent position or a spot on the staff bank:

  • Permanent – 32h per week, days or nights available, up to £11.67 per hour DOE
  • Bank – ad-hoc, £13.07 per hour (care experience required)


Person specification:

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 (non-bank roles only):

  • Extensive range of holiday, retail, and leisure discounts
  • Substantial learning & development support
  • Good public transport links
  • Company pension scheme
  • Life insurance coverage
  • Health and wellbeing assistance programme
  • Monthly staff lottery offering cash prizes
  • Recognition and reward schemes
  • Unlimited access to Refer-a-Friend bonus scheme
  • And more!