FIVE Care Assistants, Dorchester

Dorchester, Dorset, England
£9.14 to £10.27/Hour
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July 28, 2021

FIVE Care Assistants, Dorchester

Immediate start to December 2021 (Could be extended)

Temporary contract


£9.14 to £9.51ph DOE

After 12 weeks increasing to £9.87 – £10.27ph DOE

Rota shifts working 5 days, 37 hours per week

TO APPLY CALL 01305 239239 Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm or email CV to


Our client, Dorset Council is seeking FIVE Care Assistants, to join their team on a temporary basis. Seeking carers to complement existing domiciliary care workforce.  Hours will be Monday-Sunday 7am – 10pm on a rostered basis. Likely to cover a set area of the county, but this will include travel to rural areas (Expenses paid with proof). Will require a valid driving licence and access to a vehicle. Accommodation allowance will be discussed with candidates. We are also interested to hear from people out of the area who are prepared to relocate.

Depending on the location of the role, the duties may include any of the following:-

  • Undertake personal care duties as required to the relevant client group which will typically include toileting, washing, feeding and manual handling (including hoisting) and transfer.
  • Support the relevant client group in a way that maintains dignity and privacy.
  • Participate in the maintenance of essential record keeping, through brief written recording on individual client records.
  • Undertake domestic tasks, such as cleaning and laundry.
  • Comply with Health and Safety requirements in respect of manual handling and transfer hoisting and the use of protective equipment to aid infection control.
  • Assist the relevant client group in the performance of practical tasks, including shopping and community activities as appropriate to promote independence.
  • Participate in organised activities to meet client group needs, such as excursions, basic food preparation and domestic tasks.
  • Act as a keyworker as and when required
  • You would be expected to work within the Gold Standards Framework.

Must hold:

  • DBS
  • Full UK car licence with own transport
  • Passport or Birth certificate with National Insurance Number proof

In line with the requirements of the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996, all applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. As part of the recruitment process, you will be asked to provide documented evidence of eligibility.

City Centre Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer.

City Centre Recruitment is acting as an employment business in relation to FIVE Care Assistants, Dorchester

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