Carers – Pennington Court
Job Title : Care Assistants
Based at : Pennington Court Care Home
Hours of work : Days & Nights
Pay Scale : £7.42 – £8.26 – Depending on age & qualifications
Rota Pattern : Early shift 7.30am – 2.00pm, Late shift 2.00pm – 8.30pm, Night Shift 8.30pm – 7.30am
Annual Leave Entitlement : The annual leave year runs from 1st April to 31st March the following year. The full entitlement is 5.6 weeks (inclusive of Bank Holidays) for a full year and pro rata for an incomplete year’s service. Annual leave is restricted for all staff over the Christmas/New Year period.
Essential & Desirable Factors : Detailed on Person Specification
Closing Date : Friday 26th October 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 organization on a permanent basis?
Westward Care are currently looking to recruit Care Assistants to join our friendly team based at Pennington Court.
In addition to a competitive salary you will also have access to our Perkbox employee benefit scheme allowing you to enjoy hundreds of free & discounted perks.
At Westward Care, we believe our staff are our greatest asset and to ensure that they deliver the high-quality care and services our clients deserve we provide them with ongoing training and development, so they can develop new skills and create fresh ways of working to meet the changing needs of older people. We also provide them with the support network they need in their jobs to be able to deliver excellence every day.
At Westward Care, we employ over 200 people across three care homes. The services we provide reflect the skills and professionalism of our workforce and we are always looking for employees who share our company values. Care is at the very heart of our operation and with a care job at Westward Care you will be part of a successful and award-winning team.
The ethos of Westward Care is to provide excellent individualised care and support from an experienced happy team. If you believe in older people being in control of their lives and maintaining their independence, then we would like to hear from you.
As a Care Assistant at Pennington Court, you will be involved in supporting the daily activities of our clients in a person-centered 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 organization that provides the type of care you’d expect for your loved ones we would welcome your application.
Please call Dawn on 0113 2284043 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to request an application form.
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.