Careers in Care

If you want a career where you can progress, feel secure and get an enormous sense of personal achievement from knowing you are helping other people, then adult social care is for you.

Whether you are looking for a career change, thinking of returning to the social care sector, or starting your working life from school or college, there is a wide range of work opportunities in social care.

With a huge demand for workers, plenty of opportunities for progression and a job that makes a difference, adult social care has lots to offer.

Making a difference

You can gain an enormous sense of personal achievement from simply knowing that your job is helping people. It's about making a positive difference to people's lives by contributing to their health, happiness and wellbeing.

For various reasons and stages in their lives, some people need support to develop and maintain their independence, dignity and control. Social care provides a whole range of services to support adults and older people.

Job roles in care

There are lots of different job roles to choose from. You could provide direct care as a care worker or personal assistant, or help provide the essential support a care home needs to run – such as administration, catering or maintenance. Have a look at the Job descriptions below and apply now or register your interest by completing the form at the bottom of the page.

Current vacancies in care - Bank Staff

We are now seeking to recruit the following positions as bank staff: 
•    Care Worker
•    Care Assistants
•    Domestics 
•    Catering Assistants

We are looking for a pool of enthusiastic and committed team members to work on the bank. This is a zero hour contract to cover shifts on an ad hoc basis in our care homes  in Stepney Green (E1).

You can find out more about the roles available by reading the job descriptions below:

Care Assistant

Domestic Assistant

Catering Assistant

Care Worker

There is no closing date for applications as we are continuously recruiting for a pool of bank staff. Should you be shortlisted, we will contact you for an interview as soon as possible.

The successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure Barring Service check.

To apply please forward your fully completed application form to

Application Form - Bank Staff 2016

Recruitment pack - Bank Staff

Please clearly state which position you are applying for with your application.

Gateway is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.  

Register your interest

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Job Descriptions and Recruitment Packs

Bank Staff Job descriptions:


Care Worker 

Catering Assistant

Team Leader

Domestic Assistant

Care Assistant

Bank Staff Recruitment pack:


Permanent Care Assitant:

Care Assistant - Recruitment pack