Avanta Care

Care Assistant – Tenterden

Job Category: HCA
Duration: Contract
Hours: Full-time
Job Location: Tenterden
Days Hourly Rate: £9.75 per hour
Nights Hourly Rate: £10.50 per hour

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

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 Tenterden. It has a pleasant village community, with attractive gardens and a stylishly decorated interior and quality furnishings. Registered for 47 service users, the home’s experienced team are accustomed to the challenges of personalised care, with extensive nursing capabilities and taking pride in a friendly and respectful service.

Salary & Benefits:

  • Starting Salary: £9.75 – £10.50 per hour (depending on experience)
  • Additional Pay: £0.75 – £1.00 per hour for Nights shifts (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.