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Healthcare Assistant

  • £9.50 - £11.00 p/h
  • Durham, United Kingdom
  • Temporary
  • Fixed Term Contract
  • Temp - to - Perm

*£9.50 - £11 per hour *


Days/Nights, Weekly Pay, Bonuses


Here at Standby Healthcare, we are currently recruiting for Healthcare Assistants to join our agency team to support one of the many care homes we supply to on a regular basis. This particular client is a large sized care home situated in Durham. 

Our client delivers a wide range of care including Dementia, Cancer Care, physical Disability support and Mental Health provision. This client is a sector leader with a fantastic reputation and high ratings from the registered regulator CQC and a 9.7 rating on carehome.co.uk. Therefore, if you are looking for a flexible role with competitive weekly pay rates and are passionate about the sector and wanting to make a difference in the daily lives of the elderly, apply today! 

We are looking for staff to cover a range of shifts, including days and nights with weekends too. We have shifts across Durham, Stanley and Consett; so willingness to travel is a real bonus! Ideally, you will have a minimum of 6-months experience in healthcare in the UK with all relevant training and documentation to go alongside it. In line with our core values, we want our workforce to be Caring, Conscientious, Collaborative and Accountable. Remember, if you work with Standby, we will Standby YOU! 

What you need to have to apply:

Minimum 6 months experience in the UK healthcare sector

Ability to complete or provide a DBS

Relevant experience or NVQ 2 in Health and Social Care

UK Driver’s Licence


What are the benefits of joining Standby:


Competitive pay rates and weekly pay

A dedicated consultant who books you out for work

Worker of the month award

Careers Development 

Employee Referral Scheme

24/7 Support with dedicated customer service line for candidates only

Flexible working – pick how much or little you want to work


If the above sounds like something you would be interested in, please don’t hesitate to apply or call the office to discuss on 0191 646 0100. 


We can’t wait to hear from you and begin our Standby journey together! 


Tillie Ball Recruitment Consultant | Local Authority

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