Care Assistant - Entry Level

Recruiter
Cedar Care Homes
Location
Chester
Posted
17 Apr 2019
Closes
16 May 2019
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Care Assistant - Entry Level

Chester, Cheshire

Are you caring, respectful and looking to build a career in the care sector? Could you thrive as a Care Assistant with a growing care home provider offering an amazing entry-level opportunity? If so, read on.

About Us

Cedar Care Homes owns and manages a number of care homes throughout England to provide the best quality care and service to their residents.

We’re a family owned business and we focus on putting our residents and their well-being first. When you come to Cedar Care, you become part of a strong and nurturing family. Care is based on building respectful relationships amongst residents and staff who serve them, resulting in a feeling of security, contentment and a sense of belonging.

We’re now looking for Care Assistants to join our home in Chester and develop rewarding careers in the care sector.

Your Rewards

- Salary of £8.50 - £10.00 per hour (depending on qualifications and experience) with enhanced rates for all additional shifts

- Induction and refresher training with the opportunity for career progression

- Free uniform

- Full lunch meals for £1

- Possibility of progression and professional development

- Pension scheme with an employer contribution

- Free parking across all of our homes

If you are looking for a role with great training, prospects and the chance to engage with people and make a difference to their lives, this is the role you’ve been waiting for.

We’re passionate about providing great service to every single one of our residents and ensuring every member of our team is equipped with the skills they need to succeed with us. As such, you’ll discover a great range of benefits, strong rewards and initial and refresher training to ensure you are on top of your game.

Your Role

As a Care Assistant, you will be responsible for supporting residents at Grosvenor Gardens Nursing Home. Spread across three villas where 94 residents live, we provide a range of services to support the various areas of care that residents require. As such, this is a varied and engaging role where you will have the chance to get to know residents and their specific needs and develop respectful and friendly relationships with them. Together we add Life to Years.

About You

Although no experience is required as full training will be provided, to be considered as a Care Assistant, you will need:

- The ability to adapt well to working as a team and independently

- Good verbal and written communication

- The ability to respect confidentiality, dignity and the privacy of the Residents

Any direct care experience would be beneficial to your application. A background in customer service or a people-oriented environment would be equally desirable.

Other companies may call this role Trainee Support Worker, Trainee Care Worker, Junior Social Care Worker, Social Care Assistant, Healthcare Assistant, Community Support Worker or Junior Healthcare Worker.

This is a full time role working 38.5 hours per week including alternate weekend.

Webrecruit and Cedar Care Homes are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be.

So, if you are ready for a rewarding career opportunity as a Care Assistant, please apply via the button shown. This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency.

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