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Care Assistant

Job Reference: L62-A-20-0336

Portsmouth City Council
Portsmouth, Hampshire
£18,441 - £19,619 pro rata

Salary for days: £18,441 - £19,619 pro rata plus 17% shift allowance where applicable.


Several part-time & full time posts available; shifts are between hours of 7.30am - 21.30pm and include alternate weekend working (and will include some bank holiday working). Shifts over six hours will have an unpaid break of half hour.  These shifts will be worked over a fixed two week rota.


Salary for nights: £18,441 - £19,619, pro rata plus 33% shift enhancement. 

Various posts - 10 - 20 hours 2/3 nights every night requires cover.

 Are you compassionate, enthusiastic and can go the extra mile for our clients?

We are excited to meet individuals looking to join our valued care worker teams here at Portsmouth City Council.

We will give you:

·         A rewarding job where your care makes a daily difference to our clients

·         On the job training, including the opportunity to build your career

·         Full and part-time hours

·         An excellent benefits package


Closing date/time: There is no closing date we will do telephone interviews as we receive suitable applications

Portsmouth Local Authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable adults, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.


DBS Disclosure at Enhanced level will be required prior to any offer of employment and this post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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