Care Assistant (Days or Nights)

  • Provider: Heritage Manor
  • Location: Newstead Nursing Home, Newstead House, Venns Lane, Hereford
  • Position type: Permanent
  • Salary: £9.80 - £11.00 per hour (dependent on experience and qualifications
  • Hours: 8am-8pm / 8am-2pm / 2pm-8pm
  • Number of posts: 5
  • Closing date: 18th September 2022

We are a warm and friendly company, we work to a 6 core behaviour framework; care, compassion, competence, commitment, communication and courage. We offer a broad range of benefits and many training/progression opportunities.

Our mission statement is:

‘To provide warm and friendly care within a homely environment, delivered by well trained and motivated staff, to enable residents to live their lives’

The Role

  • First and foremost we are looking for someone who is genuinely interested in working within a caring environment.
  • You will work as part of a team of nurses, carers, activity co-ordinators, housekeeping and kitchen staff.
  • You will get to know the residents and support them in all aspects of their care needs. You will maintain and promote the resident’s independence wherever possible, but you will probably be supporting them with washing, personal care, dressing to ensure that they retain their comfort and dignity.
  • You will assist residents who need help during meal times and will help the kitchen staff to serve food and drinks.
  • You will follow personal care plans and you add to daily records
  • Some residents with dementia may be confused and may need additional support and monitoring
  • Along with the nursing team you will assist in the end of life care of residents who are terminally ill, ensuring dignity and respect.
  • At all times you will be aware of safeguarding our vulnerable residents, be cheerful and compassionate by nature, reliable and trustworthy

Full support and training will be given to you to allow you to carry out your day to work and to achieve required qualifications.


  • Experience of being a Care Assistant for at least one year
  • Close distance for commute to the home
  • Warm and friendly person
  • Right to work in the UK


  • Free refreshments and subsidised meals
  • Free parking on site
  • Free uniform
  • Superb training and development opportunities, both personal and job related.
  • Free use of Company Lodge in Devon (points based)
  • Private health care scheme (which provides money back for Dental, Optical and Therapy treatments)
  • Employee Assistant Service offering a 24/7 Counselling and Advice Line.
  • Company pension scheme available
  • Locally respected care provider with Gold Standard Accreditation
  • An enhanced DBS disclosure will be required for this role, the cost of which will be covered Heritage Manor
  • Employee Discounts* and *Savings from over 600 retailers. Savings from big brands like M&S, Sainsbury’s, Boots, B&Q, Debenhams and many more.



Please contact Jennifer at Heritage Manor for more information and to apply