Weekend Care & Support Workers

Newbury, Thatcham, Reading, Lambourn, Hungerford & the surrounding towns and villages including Cold Ash, Hermitage, Speed, Donnington, Greenham, Shaw

Weekend Support Workers - West Berkshire

Locations: Towns and villages in West Berkshire

Newbury, Thatcham, Reading, Lambourn, Hungerford & the surrounding towns and villages

Hours: Weekend Support Workers - Saturday and Sunday 7am to 10pm
Pay Rates: Starting from £7.70 per hour to £14.25 per hour depending on experience

Job Description:
To help support and maintain a service user’s active role in their local community. To promote independence and help the service user deal with their day-to-day lives.

What we need you to do...

  • Have an active role in providing friendly service for Home Helpers Care.
  • Work closely with the family, friends and doctors who are all involved with the service users.
  • Be reliable and provide consistency to the vulnerable adults we care for.
  • Be flexible as we work to please our service user’s demands.
  • Fulfil other duties as and when required using initiative.

What we need you to have...

  • A caring nature that can be transformed into a rewarding career.
  • A passion to promote independence to our service users.
  • A willingness to expand your knowledge about various parts of the job.
  • Good communication skills (written and verbal).
  • Good planning skills and you will be required to work to a tight schedule.
  • An ability to build strong working relationships.
  • A strong sense of initiative.
  • Excellent team worker


  • Contracted hours are available.
  • Paid travel time and mileage.
  • Five day in-house tranining programme.
  • A vast amount of training equipment is available (DVD’s, Videos, Information Booklets, E-learning, Shadow Training with pay).
  • A complete DBS check (free of charge upon passing your probation period).
  • Home Helpers Care uniform.
  • A personalised development plan to help give you the best start possible at HHC.
  • Up to 28 days holiday entitlement.
  • Competitive rates of pay.
  • Opportunity to join company pension.
  • 24/7 support from the office and on-call team.


  • Work experience within the industry.
  • NVQ or Diploma in Health & Social care.
  • A full, clean driving licence.
  • Access to reliable transport e.g Car, Bicycle, etc...

To apply for a position (Care jobs in West Berkshire) or to find out more about the role please contact us >>

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