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Somerset House Nursing Home

Location: York


Night Care Assistant – Full time

£10.20 per hour



Night Care Assistant  – Somerset House Nursing Home in the beautiful village of Wheldrake, York. Part of The Country Court Family

Hours: Nights 33 hours per week available, working weekends on rota (Shift Time 1900-0700)


Somerset House Care Home offers family-led nursing and residential care in the beautiful Yorkshire village of Wheldrake near York. Dipin our Home Manager & the friendly and compassionate care team are dedicated to our residents, providing personal, dignified care that ensures our home is exactly that – a home.




We’re proud to be a family run business that’s grown over the years to a family of 2,300+ employees and over 35 care homes. We’re passionate about providing 5* care to our residents. From bistros to pubs and cinema rooms to spas – we’ve created extraordinary care homes so we’re looking for extraordinary people to join our team!




Within the Care Assistant role, you can really make a difference to our residents’ lives. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Helping our residents with personal support and care
  • Aiding their emotional well-being and social needs
  • Serving meals/drinks and assisted feeding
  • Interacting with our residents on a personal level
  • Maintaining and developing the residents care plan to ensure their needs are met



Our fantastic staff are at the heart of our homes & provide vital day-to-day support to our residents. Having those care values is vital to share a happy home, so we would love to hear from those who really do want to make a difference to people’s lives.

  • Be no stranger to working night shifts
  • Able to engage well with the residents and their families
  • Have good written & verbal communication skills
  • Have an understanding of people with Dementia.
  • Experience as a Care Assistant is preferred but not essential
  • Have an NVQ Level 2 in Health & Social care or be willing to work towards this.


You’ll be joining a family business and you will also benefit from our generous range of benefits which include:

  • A rewarding job with exciting opportunities for career progression
  • Enhanced Bank Holiday rates at Christmas and New Year at Double time, all other bank holiday paid at Time and a Half
  • Supportive and bespoke Induction Training Programmes, ongoing training and development and nationally recognised qualifications*
  • Refer a friend or resident bonus scheme*
  • Pension Contributions & a range of excellent discounts for shops, restaurants, days out & more.
  • Free Uniform 
  • Annual Staff Awards Programme across all our Homes celebrating our great staff

*Subject to Terms and Conditions


Due to the nature of the Care Assistant role, you will need to pay £22.00 towards the cost of an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check, prior to starting with us.


For more information or an informal chat please call or text Katie on 07815 644896. Alternatively, you can email for more information. Or apply today online or by sending your CV to

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