Weekend Care Assistant

Weekend Care Assistant Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Weekend Care Assistant to join our team.


  • Personal care;
  • Companionship;
  • Running errands like shopping/ going to the pharmacy;
  • Assisting with Medication;
  • Meal preperation;
  • Light cleaning duties;
  • Support residents with all aspects of personal care, whilst promoting and maintaining independence;
  • To identify and meet the social, emotional and cultural needs of residents and participate in the organisation of person-centred engagement;
  • Support residents to use the environment to its full potential, including each homes’ outdoor living space;
  • Shopping and other errands;
  • Serving meals/drinks and assisted feeding;
  • Helping our residents with personal support and care,
  • Manual handling;
  • Interacting with our residents on a personal level;
  • Maintaining care plans.


  • The right to live and work in the UK;
  • Access to your own vehicle is desirable, but not essential;
  • At least 3 months’ previous paid experience working in a care environment in the UK within the last 3 years;
  • You will need access to a smart phone or device to manage your rotas and timesheets on our mobile app HealthForceGo;
  • Minimum of 3 months previous care experience;
  • The desire to work to enrich the lives of the sick or vulnerable;
  • Access to a smart device with internet to manage rotas via the HealthForceGo® app;
  • Certification in practical Moving & Handling course, completed in the last 12 months;
  • Access to your own vehicle is desirable, but not mandatory.