Carers – Headingley Hall
Job Title: Carers
Based at: Headingley Hall
Pay Scale: Competitive Rates
Hours of Work: Full time hours available
Rota Patterns: varied shifts (early shift 7.30am – 2.15pm, late shift 2.15pm – 9pm) – some night duties may be required (9pm – 7.30am)
A/L Entitlement: The annual leave year runs from the 1st April to 31st March following. The full entitlement is 28 days (inclusive of bank holidays) for a full year and pro rata for an incomplete year’s service. Annual leave for all staff is restricted over Christmas/New Year period.
Essentials and Desirable Factors: Minimum NVQ II or equivalent; further details on personal specification.
Closing date : 31st August 2018
Are you a caring person looking for an opportunity to embark upon a career in care; or an experienced care assistant looking to join a rewarding and progressive organisation on a permanent basis? As one of Leeds’ most respected providers of supported living and social care for older people, Westward Cares’ Residential and Nursing Homes are built and run to a very high standard and will provide the opportunity for you to grow and develop, as career progression is a reality with us.
As a Care Assistant at Headingley Hall, you will be involved in supporting the daily activities of our residents in a person-centred manner; promoting their dignity, independence and well-being, and becoming an integral part of their lives.
To ensure you feel confident in all aspects of your role, you will have the opportunity to develop your career through ongoing vocational training opportunities. There is no limit to how far you can go – many of our Care Assistants take advantage of our career development opportunities, moving into Senior Care roles and management positions.
If you have the unique qualities required for this exciting role and want to work with an organisation that provides the type of care you’d expect for your loved ones in our modern, luxurious facilities, we would welcome your application.
Please note; if you have not heard anything from us within 2 weeks of the closing date, your application will have been unsuccessful on this occasion.