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Care Assistant – Day Shift


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£12 - £15.38 per hour


24th June 2024

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Job Overview:
ASA Recruitment are expanding their team of talented and experienced Care Assistants to become a crucial member of the Care Home network in Edinburgh. We are looking for people who put the residents care at the centre of what they do, going the extra mile to make sure that the standards of the care homes are safe for the residents and other carers, and above all providing exceptional service to all those within the care sector.


  • Assist clients with activities of daily living, including bathing, grooming, dressing, and toileting.
  • Provide support with mobility and transfers, ensuring the safety and well-being of clients.
  • Foster positive and supportive relationships with clients through friendly conversation, companionship, and empathetic listening.
  • Engage in recreational activities and hobbies to promote mental and emotional well-being.
  • Assist with meal preparation and feeding,
  • Maintain a clean and safe environment for clients
  • Communicate effectively with clients, their families, and other team members
  • Document care provided and report any changes in condition to the appropriate supervisor


  • Previous UK Care experience
  • Valid Right to Work in the UK
  • CV covering 10 years work history
  • PVG Update required through ASA
  • Registration with the SSSC
  • Compassionate and empathetic nature, with a genuine desire to help others
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team
  • Reliable and responsible with a strong work ethic


  • £12ph rising after 12 weeks, paid weekly
  • Access to our bespoke online diary system that allows you to take control of your availability.
  • Temporary, Flexible and potential on going working opportunities
  • Refer-a-friend and £250 (Love2Vouchers)
  • Holiday hours accrued for the shifts you work.
  • Enrolment into pension scheme

If you are interested in applying for the position of Care Assistant, please get in touch via our website by submitting an up-to-date CV and we be in touch with you.


ASA Recruitment is one of Scotland’s largest independent multi-sector recruitment agencies. We specialise in providing effective tailored solutions for permanent, contract and temporary employment requirements for our Clients and Candidates. We are members of the REC and are ISO certified.


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