Working for ECL

Careers in South East Essex

Support your local community and make a real difference

We are looking for...

Come and join the team


We're proud to be rated as Outstanding by the Care Quality Commission

We're recruiting Care Assistants to work in and around:

  • Benfleet
  • Canvey Island
  • Great Wakering
  • Hockley
  • Rayleigh
  • Rochford

We're looking for individuals who share our values and passion to make a positive difference to people’s lives throughout the community.

In South East Essex we:

  • Provide reablement to customers in their own homes
  • Have three day centres
    • two that support customers with learning disabilities and autism
    • one that supports older people

There are few jobs more rewarding than a career in care

Whether you join us as a reablement Care Assistant, or in one of our day centres, you'll be joining a committed and proud team and receive some great benefits including:

Day centres in South East Essex:

  • Canvey
  • Hesten, Benfleet
  • Tyrells, Benfleet
  • up to £10.80 per hour for reablement (including when you're travelling between customers)
  • Mileage paid at 45p per mile
  • A minimum of 24 days holiday per year, including bank holidays (pro rata), rising with service
  • Paid induction and training
  • Paid DBS check
  • Free uniform including PPE
  • Guaranteed permanent hours or bank hours if this is your preference
  • Genuine career progression
  • Funded training programmes – including NVQs/ QCFs
  • Staff benefits scheme which gives you access to discounts from a wide range of high street stores
  • A healthcare cash plan to claim back the cost of dental, health and optical treatment plus a range of other health & wellbeing benefits
  • Annual pay and performance review
  • A refer a friend scheme where you can earn up to £1,000 for each successful referral

Your career starts here...