Experienced Care Assistant


Number of Positions:
Contract Type:
Full time & Part time
Contract Details:
Up to £11.82 per hour, inclusive of enhancements
Working Hours:
24, 36 or 42 hours per week, days, including alternate weekends
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Closing Date:
Job Types:
Braemar Lodge

It’s more than a possibility

Experienced Care Assistant - Up To £500 Welcome Bonus

Based at Braemar Lodge on the outskirts Salisbury, this inviting home is just a five minutes bus ride from the historic centre and well connected to public transport for surrounding areas.

24, 36 or 42 hours per week, days, including alternate weekends

Up to £11.82 per hour 



It isn’t what you do that makes you special, it’s the way you do it.

There is nothing better than seeing someone smile and knowing it's because of you.

You will take pride in sharing our deeply rooted passion for high quality care, having the ability to make a positive difference to our residents’ day, every day.

Compassionate in your approach, with a sense of fun, you will provide individual resident care, which has a direct influence on their health and wellbeing, whist building long lasting relationships. You really do become part of the family.

For those aspiring to a long-term career in care, we will support your professional development and help open career opportunities along the way. There’s a real possibility we can help you become a nurse with no cost to you if that’s your dream.

The health and well-being of our residents is at the heart of all we do, and you will be at the forefront helping them to lead a fun and fulfilling life.

Our residents have amazing life stories, and they can’t wait to share them with you.

What you’ll have:

  • Ideally you will have at least two year's experience as a Health Care Assistant, Domiciliary Carer, Support Worker or similar role
  • Enthusiasm for what you do
  • Can do attitude
  • A team player with a sense of fun
  • Genuine passion for care
  • Attention to detail

What you’ll get

  • Up to £500 Welcome Bonus (terms apply)
  • Paid breaks
  • Additional hours / overtime opportunities available to suit your circumstances
  • Support with professional development with diploma qualifications in Health & Social Care and a Trainee Nurse Associate programme
  • Training to the nationally recognised ‘care certificate’ standard
  • Friendly team and great support network of internal professionals
  • Staff recommendation reward scheme
  • Choice of hot or cold meals and drinks on duty
  • Free uniforms
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Background checks at no cost to you

About Us

Colten Care is an expanding family-owned business with 21 beautifully appointed nursing homes across Dorset, Hampshire, Wiltshire and West Sussex. 

We have 7 homes rated as ‘Outstanding’ with the Care Quality Commission (CQC) and we provide luxury residential, general nursing, dementia and short-stay care.

We are a prestigious, award-winning healthcare provider that champions the latest approach to person-centred care. Each of our homes has a distinct character while retaining that all-important sense of ‘home.’