Care Officer

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Job Description

Winlight Recruitment is a leading healthcare staffing agency dedicated to providing exceptional care services. We are currently seeking a compassionate and skilled Care Officer to join our team in Kintbury, Newbury, supporting elderly service users dealing with dementia.

Job Description:

As a Care Officer, you will play a vital role in enhancing the quality of life for our service users. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting with personal care, including washing, dressing, eating, and medication management.
  • Providing physical support with household tasks and personal care.
  • Supporting and helping with healthcare needs, including routine checks and medication administration.
  • Encouraging the development of personal skills through hobbies and interests.
  • Teaching life skills such as shopping, using public transport, and managing bills.
  • Collaborating with healthcare professionals to maintain the highest standards of care.
  • Monitoring and assisting with the improvement of their health conditions.
  • Promoting participation in hobbies, sports, and potential employment opportunities.


  • Experience: Minimum 6 months of relevant experience working with adults dealing with dementia.
  • Certification: SOVA – Level 2.
  • Enhanced DBS on Update Service.
  • Covid passport – Double vaccination.

Preferred Qualification:

  • Car driving ability: Suitable candidates must be able to travel to Kintbury – Newbury, so car drivers will be preferred.


  • Competitive Pay.
  • Business Miles Claim.
  • Additional Benefits (e.g., professional development opportunities, employee assistance programs).

How to Apply:

If you are interested in this rewarding role apply now or if you are looking for a different Care Assistant position in the UK or Channel Islands, please contact our Marketing team at

About Us:

At Winlight Recruitment, we believe in fostering a supportive and inclusive work environment. Join us to experience the following benefits:

  • Your own dedicated specialist consultant.
  • Access to a wide variety of Care Assistant jobs across the UK.
  • Prompt and Reliable Payroll.
  • Free Compliance Service.