Jobs in Health and Social Care

Health and Social Care is one of the largest employment sectors in Leicester and Leicestershire, which is continuing to grow and offer a wide range of career pathways. As well as direct care roles, there are also support roles in areas such as:

  • Activities Worker
  • Personal Assistant
  • Team Leader/Supervisor
  • Nurse (including Nursing Associate)
  • Administration roles including HR, Finance and Marketing
  • Cook and Kitchen Assistant
  • Housekeeping
  • Driver/Transport Manager
  • Maintenance

If you're interested in working in one of these roles please send your CV to us using the form below.

Current vacancies are listed below.

Health and Social Care jobs, CV submission

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Health and Social Care Jobs

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Care Workers

Company: Adaptus Cares

Location: Various

Need to know: No experience required. Locations: Leicester / Thurnby / Uppingham Road /Scraptoft / Highfields / Spinney Hills/ Evington/ Braunstone/ Newparks/ Aylestone/ Beaunmont Leys/ Hamilton/ Thurmaston/ Rusheymead/ Hours: Full Time / Part Time / Flexible. Salary: £8.21 / £8.36 Per Hour.

More information on Care Worker roles with Adaptus Cares

Closing Date: Not specified

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Domiciliary Care Workers

Company: UK Care Team

Location: Leicester, LE2, LE3, LE4 and LE5.

Need to know: Experience is not necessary as we provide full training. We are looking for people who can drive and have access to their own vehicle but will happily accept non-driver's too. We can offer flexible hours to work around your personal circumstances, full-time and part-time. Salary: £9.00 to £9.50 /hour.

More information on Domiciliary Care Worker roles with UK Care Team

Closing Date: Not specified

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Various roles

Company: Abbey Healthcare / Aaron Court

Location: Leicester, LE5 1SJ

Need to know: Roles include Catering Assistant, Chef, Domestic Assistant, Laundry Assistant, Healthcare Assistant and Senior Healthcare Assistant. To find out more click the link below.

More information on roles with Abbey Healthcare

Closing Date: Not specified

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Care Workers

Company: Carers Direct

Location: Leicester

Need to know: Experienced Care Workers required in the Leicester area. Hindi, Punjabi, Gujarati speaking specially required. Excellent pay rates + holiday pay+ Mileage Tax Relief+ Private Pension.

More information on Care Worker roles with Carers Direct

Closing Date: Not specified

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Care Assistants & Companions

Company: Home Instead

Location: Leicester

Need to know: Are you are looking for change in career? Something rewarding?
Home Instead are looking for Care Assistants & Companions in the Leicester area.
You must have a driving licence and access to a vehicle.
£9.50 - £10 per hour + mileage allowance.

More information on Care Assistants & Companions roles on the Home Instead website

Closing Date: Not specified

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Support Worker

Company: Accredo Support & Development Ltd

Location: Leicester, Dunton Bassett, Hinckley and Coventry

Need to know: No experience required, all new starters receive a full induction programme. The rate of pay is £8.72 per hour, and sleep ins are paid at £50 per sleep.

More information on Support Worker role with Acredo Support & Development

Closing Date: Not specified

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Bank Care Assistant & Support Worker

Company: Primelife UK

Location: Leicester

Need to know: Primelife UK are on the lookout for passionate and dedicated care professionals to join our friendly team as a Bank Care Assistant or Support Worker.
No experience required. Hourly rates of pay ranging from £8.21 to £8.39 per hour.

More information on Bank Care Assistant & Support Worker roles with Primelife UK

Closing Date: Not specified

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Care Support Worker

Company: Westminster Home Care

Location: Leicester

Need to know: You do not need to have previous experience as a care assistant as you will be trained and supported as you develop your experience within the role.
Pay rates £8.30 - £8.75 per hour.

More information on Care Support Worker role with Westminster Home Care

Closing Date: Not specified

 

Support Worker

Company: Pure Home Care

Location: Leicester

Need to know: Are you a caring individual looking for a new opportunity? If you are, then look no further. We are looking for dedicated individuals to join our award-winning Leicester team! Previous experience is desirable but not essential as full training will be provided.
The basic hourly wage for employees under 25 is £8.20. For those over 25, it's
£8.76. This rises to £12.50 on bank holidays. Mileage is also paid.

More information on Support Worker role with Pure Home Care

Closing Date: Not specified

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Domiciliary Care Worker

Company: BCML Health

Location: Leicester

Need to know: To provide a Service of Care to service users to enable them to lead as independent a lifestyle as possible. Starting Salary - £9 per hour, Hours – Various FT/PT.

More information on Domiciliary Care Worker role with BCML Health

Closing Date: Not specified

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Support Worker

Company: Lifeways Group

Location: Beaumont Leys, Leicester - Learning Disabilities

Need to know: All applications will be subject to DBS checks and references.

Apply for Support Worker role on the Lifeways website

Closing Date: Not specified

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Home Care Assistant

Company: Melton Care Services

Location: Various

Need to know: To provide practical assistance of the highest quality to vulnerable people in their own homes by assisting them with tasks of daily living in a way that respects the dignity of the individual and encourages independence. Hourly wage is between £9 p/h and £10.50 p/h.

More information on Home Care Assistant role with Melton Care Services

Closing Date: Not Specified

 

Day Care Assistant

Company: Prime Life Ltd

Location: Various

Need to know: Full Time positions for Day Care Assistants (working 8am – 8pm), Part Time position for a Day Care Assistant (working 8am – 2pm or 2pm – 8pm).  £8.21 to £8.39 per hour dependent upon level of qualification.
Locations in Lutterworth, Market Harborough, Shepshed, Kirby Muxloe and Stoneygate, Leicester.

More information on Care Assistant role with Prime Life Ltd

Closing Date: Not specified

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Cook/Chef

Company: Prime Life Ltd

Location: Various

Need to know: Full Time positions for Cooks/Chefs (working hours to be confirmed at interview).  £8.21 to £8.39 per hour dependent upon level of qualification.
Locations in Lutterworth, Market Harborough, Shepshed, Kirby Muxloe and Stoneygate, Leicester.

More information on Care Assistant role with Prime Life Ltd

Closing Date: Not specified

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Cleaner

Company: Prime Life Ltd

Location: Various

Need to know: Full Time positions for a Cleaner (working hours to be confirmed at interview).  £8.21 to £8.39 per hour dependent upon level of qualification.
Locations in Lutterworth, Market Harborough, Shepshed, Kirby Muxloe and Stoneygate, Leicester.

More information on Care Assistant role with Prime Life Ltd

Closing Date: Not specified

 

Care Assistant

Company: Bluebird Care

Location: Croft - Leicestershire, LE9 3GQ

Need to know: To support customers with all aspects of their day to day living, so they can enjoy the best possible quality of life. You will mostly work alone with the customer in their home. Providing care and support offers many rewards, but can also be challenging. . Pay rate will be £9.20 per hour. The wages increase to £9.50 post successful completion of the 3 months probation.

More information on Care Assistant role with Bluebird Care

Closing Date: Not specified

 

Support Worker

Company: Precious Hope

Location: Various across Leicester

Need to know: To provide personal care and support to service users with a wide range of needs, illnesses and disabilities. £9.20 per hour.

More information on Support Worker role with Precious Hope

Closing Date: Not specified

 

Team Leader

Company: Precious Hope

Location: Various across Leicester

Need to know: To take a lead role in supporting key workers to complete assessments and person-centered planning tools. To take part in preparing support plans and ensure support packages are established delivered, monitored and reviewed at appropriate intervals. £9.60 per hour.

More information on Team Leader role with Precious Hope

Closing Date: Not specified

 

Residential Support Worker

Company: Chartwell Trust Care

Location: Leicester (we have homes throughout the East Midlands area)

Need to know: Experience preferred but not essential, all training provided, DBS funded.

Apply: Call recruitment on 0116 368 0990 ask for Connor or Alex, or email cv to hr@chartwelltrust.org

Closing Date:  Not specified

 

Supported Living Support worker

Company: Chartwell Trust Care

Location: Leicester (we have homes throughout the East Midlands area)

Need to know: Experience preferred but not essential, all training provided, DBS funded.

Apply: Call recruitment on 0116 368 0990 ask for Connor or Alex, or email cv to hr@chartwelltrust.org

Closing Date:  Not specified

  

Health Care Assistant

Company: Sensitive Care Solutions

Location: Work available in all Leicester postcodes

Need to know: To provide Care in accordance with current best practice, according to policy and procedures, agreed standards, legislative requirements, relevant regulations under the direction of the Manager, and within the financial plans. £8.21 to £10 per hour.

More information on Health Care Assistant role with Sensitive Care Solutions

Closing Date: Not specified

 

Healthcare Assistant

Company: Bluewood

Location: Leicester, LE2 0PE

Need to know: To work in partnership with others to provide a range of innovative, creative and individualised support packages. Salary £8.21 - £9 per hour depending on experience. Hours – Part Time and Full Time Available.

More information on Healthcare Assistant role with Bluewood

Closing Date: Not specified

  

Care & Support Worker

Company: ACS

Location: Various

Need to know: To provide care to individuals, usually within their own homes, as a part of care in the community. You will be expected to perform a variety of tasks, according to individual needs and work towards a set of outcomes agreed by the service user.. £10 Per hour depending on experience, 0 hour contract.

More information on Care & Support Worker role with ACS

Closing Date: Not specified

 

Personal Assistant/Support Worker

Company: Forever Savvy

Location: Wigston, Loughborough, Hinckley, Barwell

Need to know: Working with adults with moderate to severe learning difficulties, providing experiential learning and development through social activities in the community and independent living skills in their homes.. Part-time - evenings and weekends, working 14 to 20 hours. Wage: £9 per hour.

More information on Personal Assistant/Support Worker role with Forever Savvy

Closing Date: Not specified

 

Care Giver

Company: Home Instead

Location: Leicester

Need to know: To provide a variety of non-medical services that allow clients to remain in their own homes and to enhance the quality of their life. To help clients and their families meet the challenges of aging with dignity, pride, care and compassion. £9.50 - £10 per hour.

More information on Care Giver role with Home Instead

Closing Date: Not specified

 

Homecare Worker

Company: Medacs Healthcare

Location: Various

Areas covered include Quorn, Mountsorrell, Queniborough, Sileby, Barrow, East Goscote.

Pay Rate: £9.00 + 

Can be full time, part time or nights

More information on Homecare role with Medacs Healthcare

Closing Date: Not specified

 

Care Worker and Team Leader positions

Company: Sevacare

Location:  Leicester

Need to know:  Join our dynamic team in Leicester and surrounding areas. Highly competitive pay rates, company uniform, paid DBS disclosure, flexible hours, full training and ongoing support.

Apply for jobs on the Sevacare website

Closing Date: Not specified

 

Full and Part Time Personal Carers

Company: Elite Carers & Home Support Ltd

Location: Leicester

Need to know: Excellent rates of pay, Full training, Mileage
allowance and much more. No experience required but would
be an advantage.

More information on the Full and Part Time Personal Carers role

Closing Date: Not specified

 

Domiciliary Care Workers

Company: Hales Homecare Ltd

Location: Thurmaston and Birstall

Need to know: Driving licence required, no experience necessary, £8.75 per hour (£7.50 per hour for traveling time) + Mileage allowance

View Domiciliary Care Workers job description

View person specification

To apply email Mahendra.Patel@leicester.gov.uk

Closing Date: Not specified

 

Care Assistants

Company: CRG

Location:  Various across Leicestershire

Need to know:  £8.75 to £9.00 per hour

Apply for Care Assistant role at the CRG website

Closing Date: Not specified

Volunteer with Langdale Care

During these difficult times Langdale Care Homes are looking for individuals with a caring nature who would be happy to volunteer and give back to the elderly. This could be through helping with feeding or joining in with activities.

There are various locations across Leicestershire, click the link below to find out more.

Social Care Careers Experience 2019

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