• Full Time
  • Salary: £9.00-£9.50


* Please note the Role is Live-In the Home*

We are a small Private Residential Care Home (16 beds), looking for a Care Assistant to join our friendly team.

The role is live-in (must be live in), with accommodation in the staff flat on the top floor of the home. Rent is highly subsidised (£50/week) with all utility bills paid, making overall potential income extremely attractive.

The home 

Our home is known for its warm, homely, non-institutional atmosphere and uncompromising standards of care. We have a cheerful “can do” team spirit and adhere to the strictest infection control procedures to keep all residents and staff safe.

The Role
Residents have personal care needs but not nursing needs: Assisting residents with all aspects of personal care & any tasks they are unable to do without assistance; Promoting dignity and choice.

Shifts 36Hours/week with extra hours potentially available if desired. DAY shifts are either 8am-2pm, 2pm-8pm, or 8am-8pm long days. Opportunities for extra hours .

Working With Us

Staff build strong, rewarding relationships with Residents and each other. We have a fantastic group of fun, interesting & engaging Residents.

Who will the job suit?

Flexibility/ willingness to pick up extra shifts if required is essential. Someone who is compassionate, patient, reliable and responsible, who can work well alone/ part of a team and is committed to the same standard of care. Able to multi task and think quickly in an emergency. At least 1 year’s experience in care giving is preferred.

Short drive from Crawley, Gatwick & Haywards Heath. 5 min walk from Balcombe train station (London-Gatwick-Brighton line). Ample parking.

Staff Accommodation Details:

Staff flat on the separate top floor of the home. Communal areas shared with 3 others. Rent is £50pw (deducted from monthly payroll), which includes all utility bills. In return for highly subsidised accommodation, you will be required whilst sleeping, to be on call to help in case of any emergency (max 3 x week on rota).


The home has remained Covid free. We adhere to the strictest infection control measures and provide all necessary PPE. Vaccine available if not already had.

Further infomation link: www.avonhousebalcombe.co.uk

To apply for this job email your details to avon2office@gmail.com.