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Home Carer jobs

Home Carer jobs - making a real difference to the lives of others


As a Home Carer within our Care at Home service, you will work as part of a multi-disciplinary team that includes Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists, Community Nurses, and Social Care professionals to support, motivate and inspire people to re-learn daily skills and enhance their quality of life. We give employees the opportunity to develop skills in a supported and professional environment and make a real difference to the lives of others.

What it’s like to work as a Home Carer

Don’t worry if you have no work experience or are changing direction in your career, we will give you full training and develop your skills to help you gain qualifications in health and social care.

Why not listen to what our Home Carers Calum and Jill have to say:

Care at Home - Calum starting out
Care at Home - job satisfaction
Care at Home - work life balance
Care at Home: Jill - a new direction
Care at Home - fulfillment
Care at Home - good terms

Positions available

We have vacancies throughout South Lanarkshire, full-time and part-time. 

Your starting hourly pay will be at least £12.76 and we will pay your Scottish Social Services Council fees.

Most of our staff work the following two-week rolling shift pattern:

Shift pattern

Week

M

T

W

T

F

S

S

Week 1

On

On

Off

Off

On

On

On

Week 2

Off

Off

On

On

Off

Off

Off

We have a variety of contracted hours available to suit your circumstances:

Contracted hours Hours of work
17.5 5 hours working in the morning or backshift
21 6 hours working in the morning or backshift
24.5 7 hours working in the morning or backshift (includes 30 minutes unpaid break)
28 8 hours working from the morning into the afternoon, or afternoon into the evening (includes 30 minutes unpaid break)
35 Split shift of 5 hours in the morning and 5 hours in the evening

We also have weekend-only positions available as follows:

Contracted hours Hours of work
12 Weekend only: 6 hours working in the morning or backshift
10 Weekend only: Split shift of 5 hours in the morning and 5 hours in the evening

For all shifts:

  • The morning shift can start between 7am and 8am
  • Backshift can end between 9pm and 11pm

To apply or find out more:

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