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Care & Support Workers – Extra Care Housing

This vacancy has now closed and is listed for reference only.

Optalis - RBWM

Annual salary starts from £16,368, hourly rate starts from £8.48



Evenings/Flexible Hours/Full Time/Nights/Part Time

Full-time, Part-time and casual hours available • Covering from 7am – 10pm, waking nights are also available, which cover from 9:45pm – 7am.


25/02/2018 at 23:59 PM


Optalis - RBWM

Vacancy Description

Optalis has Extra Care Housing for Older Adults (some living with dementia) across the Wokingham Borough. We are looking for Care & Support Workers to come and join our teams to help us grow!

Care & Support Worker roles entail providing care & support to our customers living in our Extra Care Housing according to their person centred care plans. This can include tasks such as personal care, nutrition, medication and domestic. Experience is not essential as we provide a full induction training course before you embark on your Care & Support Worker role. If you pride yourself on having a caring nature, able to handle responsibility and use your own initiative then we want to hear from you.

We have vacancies in the following services:

  • Alexandra Place – Woodley
  • Beeches Manor – Wokingham
  • The Birches – Woodley
  • Fosters – Woodley

Due to the nature of some of our customers care needs, we are looking for candidates that drive and have access to their own vehicles, mileage is paid at 45p per mile.

Closing Date: Sunday 25 February 2018

Interview Date: Can be arranged to suit candidates availability

Please contact the recruitment team for further information on (0118) 977 8600 or email:

To apply, click on ‘Apply Now’ to upload your CV.

Want an Application Form? Just email us at to have one sent to you or download the one attached.

Optalis is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our staff and customers. We would like to remind successful applicants that they will be required to undertake a DBS check and to provide proof of their right to work in the UK.

Optalis is a local authority trading company owned by and delivering adult social care in both The Royal Borough of Windsor & Maidenhead and Wokingham Borough Council

How to apply

Please download and complete the attached application form.

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