Optimum Care

Community Care Worker | Optimum Care

Location: East & South Belfast
Job Type: Permanent (Full-Time or Part-Time)

November Offer

Join us in November and get a £100 joining bonus after you’ve been with us for 3 months.

Are you looking for a rewarding role in care where your work is valued?

Join our Community Care team.  Clients are at the heart of everything we do. We take pride in you as a carer as you are the backbone of our community services.  We invest heavily in providing you with quality training.

Our in-house team of Trainers have many years of experience in both Community Care and Nursing giving you the highest standard of training.

With the number of people in Northern Ireland needing domiciliary care at home continually increasing, we need people just like you to help care for these people sharing our values of honesty, integrity, reliability and above all, compassion.

Why join us?

If you become a Community Care Worker for Optimum Care, here is what you get in return:

  • Excellent Pay - £11.54 per hour daily, (this is combined of your hourly rate, £10.70ph  AND tax-free mileage we pay you)
  • Enhanced Bank Holiday rates - up to £18.60 per hour (we offer the best rates for working bank holidays)
  • Paid mileage, training & induction
  • Permanent contract with guaranteed hours (No zero-hour contracts)
  • Flexible working – you tell us what shifts you can work
  • No upfront cost for your Access NI
  • Free uniform
  • Quick turnaround for interview and induction
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Daily support from the office team
  • Company Pension

What you'll be doing:

  • Assist with personal washing, showering, bathing/bed bathing, dressing/undressing.
  • Provide refreshments and light snacks.
  • Prompt and administer medication.
  • Assist with practical support such as light cleaning, fire lighting, and shopping, dish-washing, laundry, cleaning and maintaining spectacles, false teeth and hearing aids.
  • Assist client to move safely which may require the use of moving and handling aids such as. hoists and slide sheets.
  • Provide a care sitting service to give respite to other carers such as family members.
  • Encourage and promote client independence and choice, and uphold client rights and dignity.

Do you meet the Essential Criteria?

  • Having a desire to care for vulnerable adults in their home
  • Full driving license
  • Access to a car
  • Access to own mobile phone

Shift Patterns

Day shift



Evening Shift



* to provide adequate care for our clients, you should be available to complete a full shift.

If you have the desire to care for vulnerable adults in their homes helping them maintain their independence and meet the essential criteria above then we want to hear from you!

Community Care Worker | East & South Belfast 

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