care assistant in reading

job type
£ 8.76 per hour
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job details

reading, south east
job category
social care
job type
working hours
£ 8.76 per hour
reference number
0203 870 6355
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job description

Are you caring and looking for work in Reading?

We are currently recruiting for our client who is looking for full or part-time care assistants who are interested on a temp to perm contract. You will be supporting elderly clients in Reading area.

This company has been in the care sector since the 1840's and have continuously been providing a high standard of care and support for their elderly residents.

The pay starts from £8.76/ Hour and to start immediately

Location: Reading Area


long days- 7:45-21:15
Earlies- 7:45-14:45
Late- 14:15-21:15
WN- 21:00-20:00


- Weekly pay + Accrued holiday (PAYE)

- Full or Part-time hours contract

- Happy App- discount for employees

- Opportunity to go permanent

- Free meals on shift

- £15 towards Christmas party

- approximately 10 mins away from the reading station


- To provide care with a flexible and passionate in delivering care for residents

- Providing guidance and encouragement to residents through physical and emotional support

- Maintain a safe, clean and enjoyable environment to live and work in

- Supporting client with personal care

- Assist them through various activities such as gardening, singing, reading and talking, etc. to help continue living a positive life.

Who we are looking for:

- Someone who is flexible to work on a shift rota basis (weekdays and weekends)

- Willing to do personal care

- Experience working in care or wants to start a career in care

- Clear communication and positive attitude

- Physically fit

If this is the job for you, please contact Charm on 0203 870 6355 or click apply!

Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing.


be able to manage challenging situations,be person centred,can work as an individual or part of a team,caring,competent at dealing with all stakeholders,critical thinking,emotional intelligence,empathy,handling medication,non-judgemental,oral communication,organisational,passionate,patience,report writing (incident logs and daily plans etc),resilient,show initiative,time management,tolerance,understanding,work well under pressure,written communication

educational requirements

BA in social work,Degree in health and social care