Being a carer is so much more than a job. The rewards are unique and like no other job.
Position: Care Assistant
Location: La Fontana, Fold Hill Lane, Martock
Hours of work: Flexible Hours across days nights and weekends to fit within your availability.
Rate of pay: £7.60 - £8.00phr (depending on qualifications)
*QCF and qualification opportunities
*Employee Discount Scheme saving you £££
*Paid breaks for night shifts
*Flexible shifts on a bank contract available if interested.
Apply now to be a part of something amazing.
About The Role
Dementia nursing home provides specialist care for people living with dementia. We are now recruiting committed, reliable, carers to work flexible shifts including days, nights and weekends. You will have previous experience and ideally, hold an NVQ/QCF Level 2 Health & Social Care. We pride ourselves on providing exceptional care and support to our residents with their needs and dignity considered at all times.
Why our Homes?
Our family-owned business was originally established in 1984 by managing director, and his wife when they purchased their first care home in Devon. Throughout the 30 years that have followed, we have not only extended our range of services but have expanded across 3 counties in the South West of England. Our portfolio has grown at a steady rate and we are proud to be able to offer state of the art, purpose built facilities alongside beautifully renovated older properties. Not only has our portfolio grown, so too has our reputation. We are enormously proud to be regarded as a leading provider of quality care homes and services by fellow healthcare professionals and the general public. We pledge to continue to invest in quality provisions of care and support and strive to deliver a service which is 'All about you'.
Our employees are equally as important, we invest heavily in training and development ensuring they remain an integral part of our business providing exceptional care and support to our residents and service users. We believe in ensuring Care Homes is a better place to work and have invested in a staff recognition platform as well as an employee benefits scheme.
Purpose of the Role
To support our existing care team, whose aims are to ensure that people living in the home have their individual clinical (where nursing is involved), personal and psychological needs are met on a daily basis
To help promote independence and choice for all individuals in line with their written and agreed plan of care
To help maintain a stimulating and attractive environment for people living at the home and ensure all activities undertaken are social care based not task orientated
To be aware of the Fundamental Standards and the way the Care Quality Commission regulates
Please see attached document for full job description
Experience working in a similar role
Must have demonstrated the ability to work both as a team member and on own initiative.
Must demonstrate a loyalty, flexibility and commitment to the Care Home
Be able to carry out any other necessary duties as agreed with Directors/Operations Team
QCF Level 2 in health & social care
Apply Now and Do Something Amazing
If you have the skills and dedication to join our care team then please click on apply now and fill in an online application form.
How to Apply
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