Job Title: Care Assistants
Based: Olton, Solihull, B27 6PF
Salary: £16,962 pa or £9.32 per hour
Job Type: Full/Part-Time, Permanent
Closing Date: 24th August 2020
Do you want a rewarding job that makes a positive difference to people's lives?
The Trust (a well-established charitable care provider in Olton, Solihull) currently has full-time and part-time vacancies for a Care Assistant to work day shifts at Alexandra House, the Trust's residential care home, and Domiciliary Care Assistants to work at Alexandra Court, its Extra Care Scheme.
Some experience of working with older people would be beneficial but is not essential, they will provide relevant training
As a Care Assistant you will put the residents' care and wellbeing at the heart of everything you do. The Trust promotes independence, dignity and quality of life always in a person centred, caring and supportive environment.
Key things about you:
- Reliable, able to work under pressure, follow instructions and procedures
- Good writing and verbal communication skills
- Exhibit a caring and compassionate attitude while articulating true concern for people
- Ability to work flexible hours
- An enhanced DBS check will be taken up for successful candidates
What they offer:
Well trained, well rewarded staff provide a better level of care. You will receive regular training and supervision, along with development opportunities across the Trust.
They continue to reward staff with competitive salaries and a number of employee benefits including:
- Starting on 31 days holiday inclusive of Bank Holidays (increases with service)
- An annual 'wellbeing' day for all staff
- Company sick pay
- Pension scheme
- Life Insurance
- Employee Assistance programme
- Long service awards
- Free parking
- Ongoing career development and refresher training
The Trust is committed to equality of opportunity for all staff and applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships.
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Please note should sufficient applications be received the Trust reserves the right to close this vacancy at any time and recruit at any stage. All interested applicants are encouraged to apply at their earliest convenience to avoid disappointment.
Candidates with the experience or relevant job titles of; Support Worker, Care Worker, Night Care Assistant, Care Assistant, Senior Care Assistant, Team Leader, Care Work Assistant, Resident Care Assistant, Resident Care Worker, Elderly Care Worker, Elderly Care Assistant, Elderly Support Worker, Elderly Care, Support Assistant, Enabler, Healthcare Assistant will also be considered for this role
9.32 - 9.32 per hour