Bank Care Assistant

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The Cedar Foundation is seeking to recruit the following staff member:

Bank Care Assistant REF: 22-170-BCA-K-WEB

Job Role               Bank Care Assistant
Location               The Karuna Home 3-5 Minorca Dr, Carrickfergus BT38 8WP
Salary                   £9.79 per hour.
Hours                   Bank hours to be agreed

The Karuna Home provides residential care for up to ten adults who have Learning Disabilities and associated conditions aged 18 or over. Karuna aims to provide high standard accommodation and care for our residents in a purpose built accommodation. Karuna is located in Carrickfergus town centre close to local amenities.

The role of Bank Care Assistant requires a team approach at all times with effective working relationships for the benefit of the service user. This includes:
To assist residents with activities of daily living and facilitate inclusion of service users in a broad range of activities.

  • To support service users with identified personal care and support needs.
  • Bank Care Assistants are required to work flexibly and be available to work unsociable hours and public holidays on a rotational basis.


  • Annual leave based on 28 days (inclusive of public and statutory holidays), based on accrual, paid in arrears per quarter.
  • Statutory Sick Pay, if applicable.
  • Auto enrolment into pension scheme, if applicable.
  • Investor in People Platinum organisation with commitment to development of the staff team through training and learning opportunities.
  • Free parking and tea & coffee available.

Essential Criteria

Effective verbal and written communication to include numeracy skills.
Interest in working with people in a care environment.
Awareness of the needs of people with  learning  and physical disabilities



  • Casual
  • Karuna
  • Closing date: Monday 15 Aug 2022
  • Salary: £9.79
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