Female Care Assistant – Thirsk – D577

A Female Care Assistant is required for 18.5 hours per week to join a team of carers who assist and support a quadriplegic disabled lady .

This vacancy has arisen, as a member of staff is due to retire in November this year, therefore please note that the start date is 2nd November 2021.

The hours are:

Tuesday Daytime – 9am to 3pm

Tuesday Evening – 7pm to 8.30pm

Wednesday Evening – 7pm to 8.30pm

Friday Evening – 7pm to 8.30pm

Saturday Daytime – 9am – 2pm

Saturday Evening – 7pm to 8.30pm

Sunday Evening 7pm to 8.30pm

These hours could be split between 2 people. Holiday cover would also be required

The rate of pay is £9.32 per hour weekdays & £11.54 per hour weekends. There is also a mileage allowance of 28p per mile.

Duties include: personal care, bathing, dressing and hoisting (shifts would be working on a 2:1 basis)

Previous experience would be useful but not essential as training would be given by other trained staff.

The successful applicant would be required to wear PPE (provided by the employer) and to have had at least their 1st Covid-19 vaccination.

A car owner with a clean UK Driving Licence is essential for this position (due to the village location) and a up-to-date DBS is also required.

Exception Under The Equality Act (2010)- the post is only open to female applicants due to the personal assistance required.

Please email you CV quoting Ref: D577. for further information please call 01723 588002.

Nycil act on behalf of the employer, and we will pass any applications direct to them

Reference ID: D577

Part-time hours: 18.5 per week

Job Types: Part-time, Permanent

Salary: £9.32-£11.54 per hour


  • Moving & Handling/Hoist: 1 year (preferred)


  • Driving Licence (preferred)

Work remotely:

  • No

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