• Full Time
  • Salary: £9.50-£10.00


We are a small Private Residential Care Home (16 beds), looking for a an experienced Carer  to join our friendly team as a Night Carer.

The role is live-in, with accommodation in the staff flat on the top floor of the home. Rent is highly subsidised (£200/month) with all utility bills paid, making overall potential income extremely attractive.

The Role
The night shifts are Lone Worker, with sleeping on- call support upstairs if needed.  Any aspect of personal care during the night; medication administration; some light domestic chores; preparing breakfast trays & assisting any early risers.

36 Hours/week with extra hours potentially available if desired                                                                                        12 hr Night Shifts on rolling basis: Week 1 : Mon and Thurs night + 1 day shift; Week 2 : Mon, Thurs & Sun night.  Shifts are not on consecutive days.

There are sleep in/ on call  in case of emergencies obligations, which come with the accommodation (max 3 x week). Night shifts paid at a higher rate than day shifts.

Working With Us
Our home has a strong reputation for its non-institutional, warm homely atmosphere. Staff build strong, rewarding relationships with Residents and each other.

Who will the job suit?
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 as a carer is required.

Short drive from Crawley, Burgess Hill, East Grinstead and Haywards Heath. 5 min walk from Balcombe train station. Ample parking.

Accommodation Details: Staff flat on the top floor of the home. Communal areas shared with 3 others.
Rent is £50pw (deducted from monthly payroll), which includes all utility bills.

Further infomation link: www.avonhousebalcombe.co.uk

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