Healthcare Assistant

£11.44 - £12.04 Per Hour
England, South West England, Wiltshire

Do you like to connect with people, make a difference and do the right thing?  

Somerset Care is an award-winning not-for-profit provider of care across the South West. When people think about care, they think of the Somerset Care Group.

Community Wiltshire recruit based on values – you do not need to have experience, as we provide all the training required!

When working at Somerset Care, our staff are offered a range of excellent benefits:

  • We have partnered with Wagestream so you can access your earned wages before payday
  • Blue Light Card - provides access to more than 15,00 discounts from large national retailers to local businesses, fully funded by Somerset Care!
  • Mileage rate of 45p, plus MOT scheme & free breakdown cover 24/7!
  • Fully paid induction and excellent training & ongoing development opportunities with recognised qualifications, along with access to The Hub online learning platform.
  • Wellbeing support available, covering a wide range of support services and events.
  • Fully paid DBS paid by Somerset Care.
  • Fully funded uniform and full provision of PPE supplied by Somerset Care
  • Refer a Friend scheme!
  • And so much more!

Our Community Wiltshire Team deliver care and support to people living in their own homes. We help people to stay in their own homes for longer by building their confidence and helping them to remain as independent as possible.


  • As a valued member of our Community Wiltshire team, Healthcare Assistants are key to helping us provide the support and care our customers deserve.
  • Healthcare Assistants do more than a job, they change a life. You would be part of a team that provides high quality, person-centred care which allows our customers to live their lives as they choose.
  • You’ll be working from care plans, supporting customers through social & personal interactions. We help people build their confidence & to remain independent to stay in their own home for longer.
  • By joining us as a Healthcare Assistant, you will help support the values of making a difference and doing the right thing, which makes this so much more than a just a job.
  • Our Healthcare Assistants pay rate of £10.50 per hour (£11.10 on weekends!) recognises the value of our team members.

If you would like to find out more about working in Somerset Care’s community services, please click this link:

If you would like to have a chat with our friendly onboarding team, please call us on 01823 802 637 and select Option 1.

“I have always felt very proud to work for Somerset Care and feel very grateful for the career opportunities & support I have been given.”

Apply now to speak to our friendly onboarding team!

Somerset Care Group is an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion / belief, sexual orientation or age.

We reserve the right to close this advert early if we are able to appoint to the vacancy before the advertised closed date.