McCarthy & Stone Retirement Lifestyles

  • Newcastle Upon Tyne
In addition to the attractive salary, enhancements for working weekends and evenings of up to an additional £1.30 per hour


YourLife Management Services have a fantastic opportunity available for a Relief Care and Support Assistant to join our team at Henderson Court, Ponteland.


This established development features 59 privately owned luxury apartments in an Assisted Living environment. With 24 hour a day cover on site it means we can support our Home Owners to excel within an independent lifestyle for as long as possible.


The development enjoys an ideal location less than 400 yards from Ponteland's town centre. The town, which takes its name from the river Pont which runs through it, has a wide range of shops and amenities including supermarkets, banks, library, doctors, dentists along with specialist shops and restaurants. In addition, there are public transport links to Newcastle upon Tyne, with all the facilities you would expect from a large city centre.


About the role:

Our Care & Support Assistant role is a varied, fulfilling and plays an extremely important part within each of our developments.

Within this position you will be responsible for a range of tasks:


Delivering exceptional customer service at all times
Domestic Support
Housekeeping duties
Restaurant Service
Care - You will be required to deliver a proportion of the care hours available on this development as requested by your manager. Personal care services can include washing, dressing, feeding, toileting and manual handling as appropriate.



What do you need?

We are looking for motivated individuals to join our team, focusing on our homeowner’s well-being whilst delivering an exceptional service at all times.

You will need to be flexible to support on a range of shift times from early mornings to late evening to support your wider team.


Experience of working within a similar environment
A Diploma Level 2 in Health & Social Care (Adults) or be prepared to work towards.



What can we offer?

We are focused on supporting you to achieve your goals and become the best that you can be. We will work with you to support your career development along the way during your time with YourLife Management Services.


Does this sound like you?

If you’ve got the experience and are ready for your next opportunity then we’d love to hear from you!


If successful you will need to complete a DBS check



Next Steps: If your application is shortlisted we will be in contact to arrange an interview!

Job Type: 0 hours

Salary: £8.52-£8.69 per hour