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Care Assistant for the Elderly

Job information
Salary £8.65-£9.10
Organisation Ashfield Care
Location Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire
Hours 20-25 to 40 hours
Term/duration Permanent
Closing date 12 pm on 13 July 2018

Job details

Are you a Support Worker or a Health Care Assistant looking for a new challenge? Or are you looking for a brand new career that is incredibly rewarding? Then this might just be the role for you.

Ashfield Care is looking for either full-time or part-time (20-25 hours/wk) home carers in Ross-on-Wye who want to make a real difference in their local community every day.

About Ashfield Care:
We have been providing care to the people of the Ross-on-Wye area for over 30 years. We are a friendly, family run business that has our service users well-being at heart.

About you:
Ashfield Care is looking for caring and reliable people to help our various clients in their own homes. This will include providing personal care, meal preparation, light domestic duties and other adhoc requirements depending on the service user. You should be able to communicate with a variety of people and treat our service users and their families with dignity and respect. We liken this to treating clients in the same way that you would want someone in your family to be treated.

**Please note you should have access to your own transport and working every other weekend is required.**

**Experience as a carer is not necessary as full training will be given but a caring nature is essential.**


  • Good rate of pay (enhancements paid at weekend and bank holidays)
  • Pay increases with experience and training
  • Paid induction
  • Paid mileage
  • Travel time payments
  • Company pension
  • Refundable DBS

All training provided including manual handling, first aid, food hygiene, dementia, safeguarding and medications.

  • Access to L2 and L3 QCF training in Health and Social care
  • Friendly group of carers and office staff for support
  • Open door policy for concerns and queries in the office (easy off-street parking)
  • Access to 24/7 on-call support from local carers.

Reporting to: Registered Manager

For more information contact

For more information please contact us on 01989 565 309 or via email at

Hoople Ltd is working on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.