Bank Care Assistant

Employer Information



T: (028) 9046 1834


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

Ref:                     24-113-BCA-K-WEB
Job Role             Bank Care Assistant
Location             The Karuna Home 3-5 Minorca Dr, Carrickfergus                                    BT38 8WP
Salary                  £11.63 per hour
Hours                  Bank, Casual as and when required

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

Essential Criteria

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

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Closing Date: 19th June 2024 at 10am


Please note – The Cedar Foundation does not offer Sponsorship.


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