Job Ref: 12291  |   Oxford

We have an exciting Domiciliary Care Assistant vacancy at The Shotover View - Oxford

Pay: £8.54 per hour

Nights: £9.37 ( waking nights )

Shifts:07:00-14:00, 14:00-22:00, 22:00-07:00

Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire

Hours of work: As required - Flexi hours


The Orders of St John Care Trust is the 2nd largest not for profit care provider in the UK specialising in providing high quality, person centred care for older people, in care homes and extra care housing.

As a charity we ensure that any revenue goes straight back into our homes meaning our residents and staff are well looked after.

Opened in March 2013, The Shotover View is set in a residential area on Craufurd Road on the edge of Oxford, with a convenient bus stop directly outside offering easy access to both the city centre and Cowley.


We are now recruiting Domiciliary Carers to join our team!


Care is at the heart of everything that we do and this is no different in the service that we provide to clients in our Extra Care Housing Schemes.


As a Domiciliary Carer you will work as part of a larger care team and enable clients to lead an independent a lifestyle as possible and what they want. You will visit clients within their household and deliver a personalised care plan.

Your care duties will therefore include assisting the clients with daily living activities while maintaining their dignity, privacy and independence as far as possible.

Your daily routine will be as varied as the needs of people you are looking after. You will often be helping people with their personal needs as well as supporting them to go about their daily activities, but you will know what makes a difference to them and what helps to put a smile on their face.

This is a rewarding role full of moments that will make a huge difference to people’s lives. If you feel this may be for you then please apply below.

All candidates will be required to have an enhanced DBS which is on the update service. All offers are conditional upon satisfactory background checks.


Additional Information

Contract Type: Permanent
Salary Type: Hourly
Hourly Rate: £8.54
What level of DBS check? Enhanced
Full Job Description: Download Full Job Description

Vacancy closing date: Monday, 4th March - 2019 23:55

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