Health Care Assistant, Christchurch (Days) £8.32-£8.74 Per Hour + Benefits


Turn your everyday job into an extraordinary one! Join the family at Fairmile Grange.

Bored and fed up of doing the same old work? Turn your everyday job into an extraordinary one!

Join the family at Fairmile Grange. 

Fairmile Grange is a private care home located in Christchurch; managed by Encore Care Homes. Encore delivers all five types of care; dementia, nursing, residential, respite and palliative. We provide specialist care and support to older people, whilst offering vital emotional support for their families. It's all about giving them the best possible quality of life.

Working Hours: 
08:00-14:00 / 14:00-20:00 / 08:00-20:00; including alternate weekends (36 hours per week).
What You'll Get in Return:
At Fairmile Grange, we want you to feel happy and valued at work. As such we provide our staff with a generous reward programme which includes:
  • £8.32 - £8.74 per hour (depending on qualifications) and enhanced pay for bank holidays
  • Paid breaks, training, uniform, DBS check and induction programme
  • Opportunities to gain industry-recognised qualifications such as an NVQ Level 2 or 3
  • Variety of shift patterns and hours available e.g. mornings, afternoons, weekends, part-time or full-time
  • Workplace pension scheme
  • 28 days holiday (including bank holidays)
  • Free cooked meals on-site every shift by our very own Chef
  • Financial rewards for your length of service
  • Birthday treats every year
  • Refer A Friend Reward scheme – you could earn up to £2,000 per referral!
  • Genuine opportunities for career progression – you can gain more responsibility by progressing into a leadership role or you can become a specialist in a topic that you are passionate about, such as diabetes or dementia.
Your New Health Care Assistant Job:
As a Health Care Assistant, you'll be there for people in their time of greatest need. You will deliver practical, physical, social and emotional care within the comfort of our luxury care home.
We believe brilliant care starts with brilliant people. We are looking for individuals that can demonstrate good listening and communication skills, as well as a natural ability to be friendly, kind and reassuring to others.

We do not insist on previous experience. What’s more important to us is that you have the right values and behaviours. We are looking for individuals that share our values to help us make every day extraordinary:
  • Joy – create a ripple of happiness in the Home with your smile
  • Spontaneity – go with the flow; no two days are ever the same
  • Creative – find thoughtful and imaginative ways to connect with each resident.
  • The feeling of being part of a family – offering a shoulder to lean on and a friendly ear to comfort.
What You Need to Do Now:
It’s easy! Click ‘Apply Now’ to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV.