Job Information

Care Assistant


Service: Sisters of Our Lady of Sion

Location: Worthing BN11 West Sussex

Salary: £8.33 per hour

Hours: Full-time / part-time

Closing date: 28 April 2018

Do you want to make a difference?

We are looking for positive, honest and compassionate people to join our friendly team and play a fundamental part in the lives of the people who use our services.

As a care assistant you will contribute to ensuring the people we support are at the centre of all we do, and promote independence and choice. The post is within a residential care home within a religious convent for religious sisters and other residents.

The role can be challenging yet highly rewarding where the little things you do every day will make a huge difference.

Please note that this role is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. This will be sought and paid for by the charity for successful candidates.

The ideal candidate will have experience in working in the health and social care sector.

Role requirements and key tasks:

  • Supporting people with everyday living tasks.
  • Supporting with personal care.
  • Supporting people to access the community and leisure activities.
  • Supporting with household tasks, including cooking, cleaning, washing and ironing.

A rewarding career with an array of benefits:

  • Full induction programme.
  • On-going training and development towards recognised qualifications in health and social care.
  • Competitive remuneration package.
  • Sick pay.
  • 6.6 weeks annual leave (pro rata)

Contact Details:

Saint John of God Hospitaller Services, Saint Bede’s House, Morton Park Way, Darlington, Co Durham,

Tel: 01325 373728 Email:

About Sisters of Our Lady of Sion

Saint John of God Hospitaller Services provides care and support for fifteen religious sisters from the community of Sisters of Our Lady of Sion at their community home in Worthing in West Sussex.

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