Social Care

Home Care Assistant

Full Time Permanent

South Wales Jobs

Thistle Care Ltd. is an independent home care provider in Cardiff

Under the Welsh Governments Additional Payment for Social Care Workers successful candidates who join our company from 01 April 2022 and 30 June 2022 and complete the Welsh Governments criteria will receive an additional payment of £1498.00 at the end of June. This payment will be subject to Income tax and National Insurance deductions. Further information will be provided to Candidates after application.

We are currently looking to recruit a team of care assistants to work in the Cardiff Area and we have particular availability in the Cardiff North Area.

We have a variety of shifts available, but you must have availability from 0700 hrs – 2230 hrs. Your weekly hours will be made up from (AM) and (PM) shifts dependent on how many hours of work you are looking for per week

Shifts available are:

AM only (0700 hrs – 1330 hrs approx.)

PM only (1600 hrs – 2230 hrs approx.)

AM & PM a full day with the hours shown above

In all instances you must have availability to work every other weekend or a full day on the weekend every weekend.

There is a comprehensive training package, so experience is not necessary but desirable. All staff are mentored into their new role by a senior member of staff and there is plenty of opportunity to progress with professional qualifications.

Thistle Care has invested in new software systems which will enhance a home care workers role.

This is a community-based role so it is essential that you can drive and have access to your own vehicle.

£10.50 per hour

Mileage allowance 45 pence per mile

Bank Holiday Enhancement (Time and a half)

Weekly Pay – Every Friday

Work Mobile phone


Full induction training (paid)

Ongoing support in your role

QCF/ NVQ progression

We would love to hear from you, whatever your background. All we ask is you have a good attitude to learn


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