We are currently recruiting mobile care workers to join our expanding company.

*Positions available in Chester Le St, Durham, Consett & Stanley Areas*

Apply online now

Duties :

Duties could include:

Personal Care –

Assistance with body or hair washing
Assistance with getting up from or retiring to bed
Assistance with dressing
Assistance with use of toilet facilities
Assistance with feeding & drinking
Night sitting or respite care for carers
Assistance with education (under guidance)
Fitting of callipers, artificial limbs etc.

Practical Support –

Cleaning of homes
Laundry of clothing & bedding
Preparation of meals in home
Collection of prescriptions, pensions etc.
Practical support & information to help with independent living, eg. Letter writing, telephoning,escorting to medical appointments or shops.
Fire lighting


Experience is not essential as we operate a fully comprehensive in-house training programme.
Applicants 18+ are invited to apply.


We are currently recruiting mobile care workers in the Durham, Chester-le-Street, Stanley & Consett areas.

Own transport is preferred however not essential.

Rates of pay:

Competitive rates of pay offered.


Various shift patterns available.

Alternate weekend work is compulsory.

Application & Checks

All prospective employees are required to undertake an DBS Check which is payable for by the applicant.

You can apply online or click here to download an application form.

Please complete the form & return to 2 Ashfield Terrace, Chester-le-Street, Co.Durham, DH3 3PD.
Alternatively you can telephone us to request a application form or email cath@orchardhomecareservices.co.uk to request an application form.