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Bank- Healthcare Assistant (Days or Nights)


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Dorset, United Kingdom

United Kingdom

Healthcare & Medical




Not specified

Contract | Full Time

Package Description

About Us

Encore provides the finest care, comfort and companionship, and delivers expertise in all five types of elderly care: dementia, nursing, residential, respite and palliative. Our four beautiful homes in Bournemouth, Oakdale, Great Oaks, Fairmile Grange, and Southampton's Hamble Heights provide the perfect haven for our wonderful residents. At Encore, we take immense pride in our exceptional team members who create a sense of belonging, making every resident feel like a cherished member of our extended family. They are the heart and soul of our homes, ensuring that each moment is cherished, and every day is celebrated.

Bank- Healthcare Assistant (Days or Nights)

Are you someone with a genuine passion for caring and making a positive impact in people's lives but want to do on a flexible basis? If so we are looking for bank/adhoc Healthcare Assistant to join our wonderful team at Fairmile Grange in Bournemouth. Shifts will be offered an as-needed basis, we offer AM, PM, Nights and Weekend , making it an ideal opportunity for students, part-time workers, or those seeking flexible work to suit their personal needs.

As a Bank Healthcare Assistant, you will play a crucial role in providing compassionate care and support to our residents. Your dedication to caring for others will shine through as you assist with daily activities, personal care, and ensure the well-being and comfort of our residents.

If you are someone with a heart for caring and are looking for flexible work that aligns with both your needs and the needs of our care home, we would love to hear from you.

Main duties and responsibilities as Bank- Healthcare Assistant:

  • Providing person-centered care to our residents with warmth and empathy.
  • Assisting with daily living tasks, such as dressing, bathing, and mealtime support.
  • Supporting residents with mobility and maintaining their independence.
  • Building meaningful relationships with our residents and their families.
  • Always ensuring the safety and well-being of all residents.

Skills and experience you need as a Bank Healthcare Assistant (Days or Nights)

  • Flexibility to work on a bank/adhoc basis, including weekends and evenings, to accommodate the care home's needs.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work well as part of a team
  • A positive and friendly attitude is essential.
  • You actively demonstrate good communication skills.
  • You have a caring and empathetic approach to work.
  • Care experience is desirable however not essential.


  • £11.68 - £12.22  (including holiday allowance)
  • Flexible shifts to suit your needs and the needs of our residents (offering, AM, PM, Nights and even weekends)
  • A supportive and friendly team environment
  • Paid breaks and Free uniform
  • Free meals whilst on shift
  • Recognition and Rewards programme

At Encore Care Home, we believe in the power of people. We foster a joyful environment where residents and staff can truly enjoy themselves. No two days are ever the same as we embrace spontaneity and go with the flow. We encourage creativity to connect with each resident in thoughtful and imaginative ways. We are a family , offering support and a friendly ear to lean on.

Encore is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our residents and expects all staff and volunteers to share the same commitment. Applicants to this post will be required to undertake a satisfactory Disclosure & Barring Service Check.  Following a change in government guidelines relating to Care Home employees, it is no longer essential to be vaccinated against COVID-19, however it is preferred.  

We are an equal opportunity employer, committed to equality and diversity among our employees and applicants. We ensure that all applicants are treated fairly and equally throughout our recruitment process. We are determined to prevent discrimination based on sex, race, ethnicity, religion or belief, disability, age, gender identity, ancestry, sexual orientation, veteran status, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, socio-economic background, neurodiversity, education, or any other protected characteristic under applicable law.

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