Care Assistant - temporary for 12 months

23.5 hours

£10.01 per hour rising to £10.21 per hour on successful completion of training and probation period

We are currently recruiting a care assistant to work within our short stay service.  You will be expected to work flexibly including evenings and weekends and we want people with the right attitude, who share our values and purpose.

Working for the short stay service is a very rewarding career; you will be part of a multi-disciplinary team that can make a real difference to the lives of vulnerable adults living within the Bury area.

We support customers including those with complex needs and you will support customers in daily living tasks including personal care.

Satisfactory disclosure at the appropriate level under the Disclosure and Barring Service is required prior to appointment.

In return for your contribution we will support you throughout your career and we provide a wide range of employee benefits, career development and lifestyle support services to ensure that you too feel supported, fulfilled and valued from day one of your employment with us. For more details on learning & development, click here.

For further information about the role, please read the Job Description.

To find out more about Elmhurst, click here.

What next?

If this position sounds interesting then we want you to apply!

Please send:

  1. Completed application form
  2. Covering letter of no more than 1 side of A4 explaining why you want to work for Persona
  3. Completed core attributes analysis for the role
  4. Send this to the Workforce Team at

Deadline for applications is 5pm on 27th December 2020 after which date we will shortlist candidates for interview.

Interviews will be held via Zoom video conferencing week commencing 4th January 2021.  If you do not have the facilities to have an interview via zoom please state this on your application form and we will discuss alternative interview arrangements with you.