Night Care Assistant
Location: Burnham on Sea, Somerset
Salary: £9.00 – £9.60 per hour
Do you love making people happy? Are you passionate about helping and caring for
others? Somerset Care is hiring passionate Care Assistants to join our fantastic team at Frith House.
Frith House, nestled in a residential area of Burnham-on-Sea, within walking
distance of the seafront and the town centre, has been designed to meet the needs
of those we are privileged to support. Rated Outstanding by CQC in September
2017, we have a reputation for providing high-quality care and support to those who
live with us, stay with us for a short while, or just spend the day at Frith House.
We can offer Night positions, working full- time or part-time (all include alternate
weekends) Nights start at 8.00 pm through to 7.30 am, or 12 am (midnight) till 7.30 am
About the role:
You’ll be joining a dedicated team of health care professionals committed to
supporting with personal care, daily living routines, and companionship in a way that
shows our customers respect and kindness, just as they deserve. No two days are
the same but each day you’ll be rewarded by knowing you have made a difference to
those who need it most.
Our friendly team works together to ensure every customer in our care gets the
support they need in the least intrusive way, putting their comfort, happiness, and
You don’t need the experience to do this role we can give you all the training you
need right from day one and as soon as you achieve your care certificate we’ll
support you further to go on to achieve your Level 2/3 qualifications. What you need
most of all is a desire to help, a passion for making a difference and to enjoy making
someone’s day that little bit easier.
Being a Carer isn’t a job, it’s naturally who you are. Your instinct to care, offer
compassion, and show kindness is inherent within you. You will love caring for
vulnerable people, enjoy the variety every day brings, and appreciate the priceless
impact your assistance has on those you help.
To join us you’ll need:
A warm-hearted, friendly manner, with lots of patience and a natural desire to help
A ‘can do’ attitude, with plenty of resilience and a communication style that is
To be a real ‘people person’, able to build lasting relationships and work well in a
To be confident with technology to manage customer care records and your work
What you’ll get from us:
At Somerset Care, our values and culture are what make us different. It is the
culmination of all the things we do that make us a very special company to work for.
We really value our employees, actively support career development and
progression, and can offer you so much more than a job.
Guaranteed contracted hours
Enhanced pay for weekends and nights (plus 60p per hour) and Bank Holidays
(Time and a half or Double Time)
Access to your earning’s before payday via Wagestream
Free DBS check and Company Pension
Annual Holiday which increases with length of service
Full company induction and training to get you started and confident in the role
Ongoing training and support thereafter to gain qualifications and opportunities for
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If you are ready to start making a real difference to people’s lives we would love to receive your application. Please have a look at the website or to find out more please get in touch with us on 01823 448321.
To apply for this job please visit careers.somersetcare.co.uk.