• Full time
  • Part time
  • Salary/Hourly Rate: £10.00 - £12.50 per hour

Website Cornwallis Care Services Ltd

Healthcare Assistant

St. Agnes, Cornwall

Full Time and Part Time Contracts

Are you longing to work in a friendly and enthusiastic team?

Are you a CARING and COMPASSIONATE person, wanting to improve the lives of others?

Whether you have previous experience or not Karenza would love to hear from you. Becoming a Care Assistant may be the perfect career move for you.

Benefits of joining Karenza

  • Completive pay rates
  • Enhancements paid for weekend – (time and a quarter)
  • Enhancements paid for bank holidays – (double time)
  • Career pathway, supported by training and development opportunities
  • Opportunity to work with a progressive and forward-thinking organisation
  • Free training, DBS check, training and parking
  • Refer a Friend Scheme up to £500
  • Reward and Recognition Scheme

Job Purpose

  • The role of the Health Care Assistant is helping our residents to live full, happy and healthy lives, by delivering person centred care, meaningful activities, support and companionship; helping residents to enjoy each day by making sure they receive the quality care, support and opportunities for fulfilment that they deserve.


  • 16 years +
  • Kind, caring and compassionate in nature
  • Enthusiastic and committed to making a positive contribution to the people who we care for.
  • Highly motivated and driven to achieve high standards
  • Ability to communicate and interact well with residents and others
  • Experience in health and social care is preferable not but essential
  • Care Certificate or NVQ level 2 or above in Health and Social Care – Willingness to work towards

Shift Patterns

  • 07:00-13:00
  • 13:00-19:00
  • 07:00-19:00

Not the hours you’re looking for, do still get in touch with our recruitment team who may be able to support your preference within another department/site.

Pay Scale

  • £9.50 per hour – until you have completed your Care Certificate (we will support you to achieve, _ expected 6-12 weeks to complete) _
  • £10.00 per hour – Care Certificate/NVQ Diploma in Health and Social Care
  • Weekends – Time and a quarter
  • Bank Holidays – Double time

A full job description available on request.

To find out more, please call 0330 20 20 609 for an informal chat.

To apply for this job please visit www.cornwalliscareservices.co.uk.