Bank Day Care Assistants


Maldon and South Woodham Ferrers


£16,380 pro rata


Action for Family Carers is a thriving charity which for over 30 years has been providing support for Carers who have unpaid caring responsibilities for others. We are a Carers Trust Network Partner and Centre of Excellence. We provide information, advice, counselling and respite care across Essex, working with schools, GP practices and in a variety of community settings.


This is an opportunity to join our Bank staff to work in our lively Day Care Centres at Brickhouse Farm Community Centre, Maldon on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays and South Woodham Ferrers on Fridays.



Bank Day Care Assistants – Brickhouse Farm Community Centre, Maldon South Woodham Ferrers Day Centre

6 hours/ day


Salary: £16,380 pro rata 




Your role will involve:

  • Organising and delivering a programme of activities for our day care centre clients
  • Encouraging clients to participate in activities and interact with others
  • Assisting clients with eating / drinking / toileting if required
  • Ensuring our clients have a safe, enjoyable and stimulating time away from home


You will need to have:

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Compassion and a genuine desire to help others
  • A positive “can do” attitude


We offer:

  • The opportunity to support people in need in your community
  • Full induction and training
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • A friendly atmosphere and a dedicated team



For a full application pack please visit our website at

or phone Kim Smith on 01621 851640 or email:


Registered Charity No: 1127164

Action for Family Carers is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community

Closing date for completed applications


Interviews will take place on


Application Pack

To view the full Application Pack, including a Job Description and Person Specification, please see the PDF links below.

If you are interested in applying for this post, please Save a Copy of the application form, fill it in on your computer then either:-

email to or print and post to Brickhouse Farm, Poulton Close, Maldon, Essex, CM9 6NG or phone Kim Smith on 01621 851640.

If you are having difficulty with the online form, we can arrange to send you an application form via email or post, please ring the offices on 01621 851640.

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