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/SupervisorCook and Kitchen Assistant, Housekeeping and Maintenance.

Current vacancies are listed below.

Health and Social Care Jobs

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Support Worker

Company: Adjuvo Care

Location: Leicester, LE3 and LE4

Need to know: Exciting opportunity for someone who has an interest in learning disabilities and mental health. We offer a competitive salary; extensive training and we will support you through your journey with Adjuvo every step of the way. Roles available in LE3 (close to the city centre) and LE4:

More information on Support Worker role with Adjuvo Care in LE3

More information on Support Worker role with Adjuvo Care in LE4

Closing Date: Not specified

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Personal Assistant

Company: Purple

Location: Leicester, LE3

Need to know: Female Personal Assistant wanted to support a female in her mid 80’s, living in LE3, with various health issues ranging from mobility, sleeping, visual hallucinations and rheumatoid arthritis. 29 hours per week split between 2 Personal Assistants at £10.43 per hour. The post will include 5.6 weeks paid annual leave (pro-rata).

More information on Personal Assistant role with Purple

Closing Date: Not specified

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Care Assistants

Company: TLR Healthcare

Location: Leicester, LE2, LE4 and LE5

Need to know: TLR Healthcare is recruiting Care Assistants to facilitate the independence of Service Users as much as possible and to encourage their wellbeing at the same time.
5-10 hours per day, early or late shift. £8 - £9 per hour.

More information on Care Assistant roles with TLR Healthcare

Closing Date: Not specified

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Support Workers

Company: Macintyre

Location: Leicester

Need to know: Would you like to go home after work knowing the impact of what you've done will last long after the end of your shift? The feeling of supporting people with learning disabilities and autism to live a life that makes sense to them is amazing!

Various part time shifts available, £8.75 per hour + benefits.

Please note these vacancies are open only to female applicants.

More information on Support Worker roles with Macintyre on their website

Closing Date: Not specified

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Care Worker

Company: Meridian Health & Social Care

Location: Leicester

Need to know: This role is one of the most important roles within our company and is one of the most rewarding. This role helps the service users to live in the community for as long as possible by providing the care and support required to individuals and families.

Find out more and apply for Care Worker role on the Meridian Health & Social Care website

Closing Date: Not specified

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Care Assistants

Company: Select Care Services

Location: Various across Leicester and Leicestershire

Need to know: Are you a caring, compassionate & friendly individual who enjoys helping others? Would you like to make a positive impact on somebody’s life?

18+? Car Driver? Biker/Cyclist/Walker?

If yes why not join our team?

Experience Not Essential, Full Training Provided, Flexible Hours Available, Excellent pay, Mileage Contribution, Paid Travelling Time, Pension, Holiday Pay, Free Uniform and PPE provided.

Find out more about Care Assistant roles on the Select Care Services website

Closing Date: Not specified

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Various roles

Company: RMBI Care Homes

Location: Oadby, Leicester

Need to know: Roles include Care Support Worker Level 2, Care Support Worker Level 3 and Shift Leader.
£9.52 - £10.97 per hour.

Find out more about roles with RMBI Care Homes on Indeed.co.uk

Closing Date: Various

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Various Support Worker roles

Company: Creative Support

Location: Various across Leicester

Need to know: Experience not essential, priority is on recruiting those with caring/person-centred values eg if someone has experience has a hairdresser or cabin crew.
£8.80 - £9 per hour.

Find out more about Support Worker roles on the Creative Support website

Closing Date: Various

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Waking Nights – Domiciliary Caregiver

Company: UPure Homecare

Location: Various

Need to know: Are you a caring individual looking for a new opportunity?
If you are, then look no further. Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Contract and Permanent.
Night shift is between 8 and 12 hours (usually 9pm-9am but it differs for different clients). 
Hourly wage for employees under 25 is £8.20 and over 25, is £8.76.

Please send CV’s to alpa.chauhan@leicester.gov.uk

More about roles on Waking Nights – Domiciliary Caregiver Role with Pure Homecare

Closing Date: Not specified

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Various roles

Company: Spirit Healthcare

Location: Leicester

Need to know: Spirit Healthcare are always on the lookout for new talent to join their team, current roles include:

Physio - £55,670 per year
Physician - £53,724 per year
Educators – £12.00 per hour

Find out more about roles with Spirit Healthcare on their website

Closing Date: Not specified

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Care Workers

Company: DRC Private Homecare

Location: Leicester, St Matthews, Kirby Frith

Need to know: 3 care workers wanted, that can work in the St Matthews and/or Kirby Frith area of Leicester. No experience is required as training will be provided. The job is to provide care and support to vulnerable adults living in their own home. Driver is preferred. Candidates can send their CV direct to linda@drcprivatehomecare.co.uk .

Find out more about Care Worker roles on the DRC Private Homecare website

Closing Date: Not specified

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Carer

Company: Rushey Mead Manor

Location: Leicester, LE4 7ZS

Need to know: To provide care, support and enable residents to maintain skills and personal interests whilst delivering person-centred care unique to each individual.
To maintain skills at a current level, undertake such training and development as required from time-to-time to maintain and progress knowledge.
Night  and Day staff wanted.
Wages - £8.21 per hour.
Hours – Days 8am – 8pm and Nights 8pm – 8am.

More information on Carer role with Rushey Mead Manor

Closing Date: Not specified

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Support Worker

Company: Community Integrated Care

Location: Leicester

Need to know: Provide a professional, high quality care and support service to individuals within their own homes in a manner which maximises their choice and independence and quality of life.

More information on Support Worker role with Community Integrated Care

Closing Date: Not specified

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Key Worker

Company: Amicare

Location: Leicester

Need to know: Here at Amicare Domiciliary Care Services we support vulnerable people to continue to live in their own homes, could you help support us with this?
We are looking to expand our team to help all in the social care sector during this time.
We have temporary vacancies, and permanent vacancies / both full and part time work, In all areas of Leicester and Leicestershire
Full training provided and competitive rates of pay, including enhanced weekend and bank holiday rates.

More information on Key Worker role with Amicare on their website

Closing Date: Not specified

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Care Assistant

Company: iCall Care

Location: Leicester

Need to know: Full & Part time Care Assistant positions available - consistent and guaranteed hours. We are looking for both male and female carers to join our team.
• Salary: £9.00 per hour - increasing the longer that you stay with us.
• Shifts: Hours are available from 7am - 9pm (we would require some early and some lates, but you would have a balanced and set pattern within these times).

More information on Care Assistant role with iCall Care on their website

Closing Date: Not specified

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Various roles

Company: Leicestershire County Care Ltd

Location: Various

Need to know: Leicestershire County Care have 13 residential homes within Leicester and Leicestershire, we currently have lots of various roles at our different homes:
Care Team Leaders, Care Assistants, House Keeping, Kitchen Staff, Maintenance, House Clerk and Activity Co-ordinators.
Locations of Care Homes: Leicester City, Wigston, Coalville, Loughborough, Hinckley, Market Harborough, Lutterworth
Hours – Lots of various hours from 18 hours per week to 36 hours per week
Wages – Vary depending on Job Role £8.85 - £10.80 per hour.

More information on roles with Leicestershire County Care Ltd on their website

Closing Date: Not specified

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Care Workers and Housekeepers

Company: Five Rivers Living Ltd

Location: Leicester, LE3 9SW

Need to know: Experienced care workers wanted, various shifts available. Full time Housekeepers also wanted. email manager@fiveriversliving.co.uk to apply.

More information on Care Worker & Housekeeping roles with Five Rivers Living Ltd

Closing Date: Not specified 

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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: Market Harborough and Oadby, LE2 5LT

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

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

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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

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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

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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

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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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