Care Assistant

Recruiter
Care UK
Location
Middleton, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
01 Jul 2019
Closes
22 Jul 2019
Ref
1196313871_middleton-manchester
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Care Assistant
  • You

    You're a compassionate, can-do person with experience supporting older people. You're good at using your initiative and working well under pressure. To you, it's more than just a job. It's a role where you happily go the extra mile to make a difference to the lives of older, frail people. In return, you get excellent support, quality training and fast-track career opportunities from one of the UK's leading care home providers.

    Your role

    Residents are at the heart of everything we do. As part of a close-knit, friendly team, you'll assist them with their physical and emotional needs. More than just a carer, you'll be a true friend who champions their dignity and respects their independence. From day one, we'll help you progress and take on more responsibility. For example, you'll be involved in developing individual care plans and supporting new colleagues. To succeed, you'll need to be able to think on your feet, prioritise your own workload and keep accurate records. We'll give you ongoing support and quality training to build your career.

    As a Care Assistant at Care UK, you can look forward to:
    • Competitive pay - we pay more than the average
    • Option to apply for Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship
    • Fast-track career options, e.g. into nursing or management roles
    • Quality training to develop your skills
    • Flexible hours, including a choice of day, night or weekend shifts
    • Bank holiday enhancements
    • Stakeholder pension
    • Childcare vouchers
    • Free uniform
    • Thousands of online and in-store discounts


    About Care UK

    We run over 120 homes and day clubs across the UK. We provide residential, nursing, dementia and end-of-life care for older people. As one of the UK's leading care home providers, our goal is to help every employee fulfil his or her potential - with first-class training and support.
  • Where you'll work
  • Oakfield Croft is a brand new care home that will open in Autumn 2019. The home will be close to the heart of Sale and only a few minutes from junction 7 of the M60.Our new Sale care home will provide completely personalised residential, nursing and dementia care for up to 60 people. The emphasis at Oakfield Croft will be on enabling residents to continue to enjoy a wonderful lifestyle. The home will have its own cinema room, hair and beauty salon - plus an inviting cafĂ© where residents and visitors will be free to help themselves to a freshly brewed coffee or speciality tea, as well as a slice of homemade cake.

Care UK is committed to ensuring that it employs people with the right mix of talent, skills and potential and will assess every applicant fairly regardless of race, gender, religion, sexual orientation, responsibilities for dependents, age, physical/mental disability or offending background. Having a criminal record will not necessarily prevent you from working with us, it will depend on the nature of the role and background of any offence.

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