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care assistant

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Definition of care assistant in English:

noun

British
Another term for care worker.
Example sentences
  • Much of this material was handed out - and so implicitly endorsed - by care assistants, midwives, and health visitors.
  • The care assistants at the 150-bed hospital were let go without consultation with the union, whose members are now on a work-to-rule.
  • The former care assistant said the aerobics was having a positive effect on her attitude to the illness.

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