Avanta Care

Care Assistant – Axminster

Job Category: HCA
Duration: Contract
Hours: Full-time
Job Location: Axminster
Days Hourly Rate: £10.00 per hour
Nights Hourly Rate: £10.70 per hour

We are recruiting Care Assistants to work in a private care home for the elderly in Axminster.

If you’re an experienced HCA who wants to make a difference to the lives of others, then we’d love to hear from you!


  • At least 12 months previous healthcare experience is preferred, but training will be provided
  • Flexibility to working shifts and rotas
  • Good level of English

About the client:

The client is a privately run care home in Axminster. It is committed to the compassionate caring of older people who are experiencing issues with memory loss and mental health complications. The home has a warm and friendly atmosphere and is set in a scenic village known for its outstanding natural beauty and hosts numerous local amenities and fine recreational areas. The CQC rating is ‘Good’.

Salary & Benefits:

  • Starting Salary: £10.00 – £10.70 per hour (depending on experience)
  • Training: Fully-funded learning and development, including the Care Certificate
  • Private Healthcare plan
  • Pension Scheme
  • 28 days paid holiday per year
  • Our team will help to apply for DBS and insurance (if necessary)
  • Our team can assist with travel and relocation (if required)
  • Recommend a Friend scheme – Earn £100 per successful recommendation

Why Avanta Care?

As a preferred NHS we’ve found 1000s of healthcare professionals work over the last 15 years. We are honest and upfront about what you can expect and the kind of work you’ll do. We’ll also do our best to match your skills, experience and preferences with a role you’ll want to stay in.