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Junior Care Assistant

Marnel Lodge Care Home, Carter Drive, Off Popley Way, Basingstoke, Hampshire, RG24 9UL

  • Pay: £9.90 per hour
  • Hours: 0.00
  • Type: Bank
  • Shift: Mixed (Days/Nights)
  • Posted: 17th January 2023
  • Expires: 15th February 2023

As a Junior Care Assistant at a Barchester Care Home, you’ll help residents by making sure they get the quality care and support they deserve. You’ll assist with daily living, providing support and companionship – and sharing great moments and memories too. You don’t need to have any previous care experience, we will provide all of the support and training you need in your first months with us so that you are confident and competent as you develop into an outstanding carer. All we ask is that you show passion for supporting residents whilst they are in our home, are able to demonstrate dignity and respect, and you are enthusiastic about embarking on a new career.
You’ll need to have empathy, a can-do approach and excellent communication skills to join us as a Junior Care Assistant. Above all, you’ll have real compassion for all our residents in order to deliver the highest standard of care and support.

• As well as a competitive salary, Barchester offers one of the best rewards packages in the care sector. Your generous benefits would include:
• Free, bespoke, and ongoing training from day 1 throughout your career with Barchester
• Unrivalled opportunities for progression within the home, or within the wider business
• Rewarding Excellence bonus, meaning you will be financially rewarded by up to £500* for a Good or Outstanding CQC inspection
• Unlimited access to our generous refer a friend scheme, earning up to £500* per referral
• Access to a wide range of retail and leisure discounts at big brands and supermarkets
• Free access to medical specialists, who are available for a second opinion if you need it to make a decision with confidence
• Confidential and free access to counselling and legal services
• Tax code review service, where we will check that you are on the right code and paying the right level of tax
• Option to join our monthly staff lottery alongside thousands of colleagues across the UK

If you’d like to use your people skills in an organisation where the ethos centres on celebrating life, Barchester is the place to be.


Benefits and Rewards

We recognise that you and your role is pivotal in shaping the future of our organisation. That’s why in return for your dedication, you’ll receive a competitive salary plus our sector-leading benefits and rewards package. Take a look at how we’re committed to rewarding your amazing work and commitment when you join us.


About Barchester

We’re proud to have over 240 care homes and six independent hospitals nationwide, that continually meet and exceed all relevant regulatory compliance standards. Join one of our fantastic teams and you’ll make sure our residents and patients get the outstanding quality of care, support, services and facilities they deserve.


Equal Opportunities

We recognise and celebrate difference and pride ourselves on creating an inclusive environment for all. Whoever you are, we want you to be yourself, always. This enables greater diversity across the entire organisation for the benefit of our workforce and also the people we celebrate life with in our homes and hospitals. Barchester is proud to be an equal opportunities organisation.