How much do senior care workers in Nottingham get paid?

Senior care workers in Nottingham earn

£8.94–11.50 per hour

Based on 31 employee reviews

Senior care worker salaries can range between £8.94–11.50 per hour in the Nottingham area. This data is based on survey results from 31 employees who live in an around Nottingham.

What do top employers pay senior care workers?

Who are the top senior care worker employers?

  1. NHS Scotland
    6.9
  2. United Response
    6.9
  3. Derbyshire County Council
    6.6

Who are the worst senior care worker employers?

  1. Crown Care
    3.4
  2. Cera Care
    3.4
  3. Advinia
    3.6

What contracts are people on?

4% report having zero hours contracts
39% report having part time contracts (16-35 hours)
57% report having full time contracts (more than 35 hours)

Based on 23 employees

How are people paid?

77%
by the hour
23%
an annual salary

Based on 31 employees

What do senior care workers employees do?

Senior care workers have the job of supporting and looking after vulnerable people. This includes children, the elderly and adults with disabilities.

They also oversee and support junior care workers.

They can work in private care homes or in patients’ homes. Sometimes care workers need to stay overnight.

This type of job involves day-to-day support for patients. This can include:

  • Helping with washing, getting dressed and going to the bathroom
  • Preparing food and helping with eating
  • Household cleaning, laundry and shopping
  • Keeping patients company and getting involved with activities
  • Making sure patients are taking any medication
  • Training new care workers
  • Supervising care workers
  • Providing care workers with the equipment they need

This is a physical job, and you may be on your feet a lot.

You may have to work night shifts, on weekends and bank holidays.

If you want to apply for a senior care worker job, you might need the following:

You can be promoted to a senior care worker from a care worker.

For more information about senior care workers, read our guide to the best care companies to work for.

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