Community care assistant (Deckham)

Job Type: Full Time, Part Time
Location: Sheriff Hill
Travel: Driver|Walker
Salary: £12.30 per hour (+30p / mile)

Job Description

Are you looking for a unique and varied role?

Are you looking for a role that is rewarding and provides a sense of satisfaction?

If the answer to these questions is ‘YES’, then a role in care could be for you!

We are recruiting for Home Care Workers to join our growing team in the Gateshead area.

Not worked in care before? That's not a problem. Whilst previous care experience would be advantageous, is not essential as you will receive;

  • Paid training prior to starting work
  • Paid shadowing with an experienced staff member
  • Regular refresher training to ensure your upkeep of skills and knowledge

Prefect Care Gateshead are one of the leading home care providers in Gateshead, helping our service users to stay as independent as possible within the comfort of their own home.

We are recruiting home care workers to join our amazing team. Perfect Care is one of the largest leading Health Care providers in County Durham. Established in 2012, we ensure at first and foremost that each of our clients are treated with kindness, dignity, respect and understanding.

Roles and Responsibilities

Our Community Home Care Workers have the chance to make a real difference to people’s lives, both at home and supporting them in the community. This is a role that varies from day-to-day helping the more vulnerable in our society, offering a sense of satisfaction that is difficult to match.
  • Prefect Care Workers are responsible for meeting the support requirements of our Service users, in a way that respects the individual and promotes their independence.
  • Our carers travel to the Service users own home and assist them with daily tasks as agreed between the Service user and Prefect Care Gateshead.
  • The type of support that you can expect to be providing is no different from what would reasonably be given by a member of the person’s family. For instance, you may be providing personal care and support or domestic support

Essential Requirements

It’s essential that all Prefect Care Worker applicants possess the following qualities:

  • Self-motivated and well-organised
  • Caring and sensitive to the needs of others
  • Flexible
  • The ability to use your own initiative
  • Having the ability to communicate effectively



  • Free DBS*
  • Retail Discounts (Blue Light Card)
  • Employee Health and Wellbeing Service
  • Flexible Shifts/ Working Patterns Available
  • Paid Training*
  • Free Uniform*
  • Early Pay programme
Apply Now

Recruitment Offices


01388 420145


0191 338 9127

If you become a Carer with us and refer a friend

You can earn up to £300*

*Terms and conditions apply

Looking for Care? Contact Your Local Office

If you would like to talk to us regarding our care services, contact your local office on one of the below phone numbers or you can email us by clicking on the envelope icon relating to your location.

Durham Office
Gateshead Office

Looking for a Career in Care? Contact Your Local Office for our Job Vacancies

Would you like to make a difference to the life of someone in your community and have a career in care that is rewarding and challenging? If the answer is yes, then we want to hear from you. Contact your local office below for more information.

Durham Office
Gateshead Office