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Care Assistant

Newquay, UK Req #929
18 May 2023

Care Assistant  


Penberthy House, 111 Mount Wise, Newquay TR7 2BT


£10.90 per hour plus pay rate enhancement on certain shifts


Full and part time hours available 



Benefits and rewards 


We know you work so hard and being the best Care Assistant you can be needs to be rewarded.  We are very proud to offer the following:   

  • 20 Days Annual Leave plus Bank Holidays
  • Overtime enhancement (conditions apply)
  • Free Meal (conditions apply)
  • Shopping discounts with high street retailers and local suppliers
  • Free uniform and DBS check
  • Refer a friend bonus programme – earn up to £300 extra for simply recommending a friend.
  • Financial and health wellbeing advice and support.


Why work for us? 


We spend so much time at work don’t we, so our ethos at Cornwall Care is to enrich the lives of both our residents and staff. Let’s have some fun while we’re at work, support each other and work hard as a team.  


There’s loads of training and promotion opportunities available for those who want to pursue it and every day job satisfaction at Penberthy House all regardless of role.   


The team at Penberthy House is special and we’re looking for special people to join us. Become a part of it and apply for this role. 


Where you’ll work


Penberthy sits on the top of a hill, a short walk away from the popular beaches of Newquay. It is lucky to boast of fabulous views across the sea, with many of our 34 rooms sharing these stunning scenes.


Are you our next Care Assistant?  Here’s more about the role:   

  • First and foremost – we work together as a team to enrich our residents’ lives – let’s support our colleagues too and have fun in the process 
  • We give the highest quality of personalised care to our residents in line with their individual care plans 
  • Leisure and social activities are a really important part of the day – let’s get stuck in 
  • It’s very simple – if we can be the best Care Assistant we can be by being kind and supportive in every way to our residents, their families and our colleagues, then we’re all doing a great job. 


What skills do I need?  

  • Team work!  A happy team, makes for happy residents and a happy home 
  • Experience is not essential, as we will support you with all the training and support you’ll need to do the job, what is important is that you are caring, enthusiastic and have energy to share 
  • Being able to communicate well is essential along with a flexible approach 
  • You’ll also be kind and have a real genuine like for older people and their needs, ensuring we treat everyone with the respect and dignity they deserve. 


We hope you feel you could be our next team member.   



We might get a lot of applications so reserve the right to withdraw this advertisement at any time.  Don’t miss out, please apply early. 

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
Location on Google Maps
  • Newquay, UK