Care Assistant 2 x Woodward Court Resource Centre (118840)
£15,613 - £16,123 Band 4
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Health and Wellbeing

Operational Services



Care Assistant


  Band 4:  £16,863 - £17,173 pa  (pro rata  for part-time posts)

(£8.74 per hour)

  1 x 16 hr post based at:

Woodward Court

Kirklees Road

Greenway Drive



BD15 7YJ


(This  Unit is a 28 bedded Residential Home with a Day Centre attached).


Applications are invited from people who have a minimum of N.V.Q.2 in Care (experienced applicants who do NOT have the NVQ 2 in Care MAY be considered for some of our vacancies but would be expected to complete the NVQ within set timescales).


  • A caring approach and ability to turn such an attitude to a positive contribution to the work of the team.
  • Ability to perform basic personal care tasks for clients including tasks as would be acceptable from a relative.
  • Ability to observe, assess and record individual needs within a group setting. 
  • An understanding of the needs of people with dementia .
  • Ability to carry out household tasks relating to the care of the individuals.
  • Ability to communicate (Verbal and written) with a variety of people, relatives, colleagues, workers from other agencies.
  • Flexibility to respond to individuals and situations.
  • Ability to stimulate and encourage activities. 
  • Experience of working in a residential setting supporting service users with dementia
  • Evidence of one year's experience of working within a team in the social care sector



For further information regarding this post please contact Nicola Keenan on 01274 882165

An enhanced disclosure check with the Disclosure and Barring Service will be undertaken for this post.

Closing Date: 4th February 2019

Please find the Job Profile attached:  Care Assistant JP.doc