Bethany Lodge is a care home specialising in the care of young adults with a disability such as Congenital Disorders, Acquired Brain Injury and Degenerative Illnesses. We are registered with The National Care Standard Commission to provide nursing and residential care. Founded in 1992, the lodge is purpose built with ground floor accommodation. There are 24 single bedrooms; showers and toilets are designed to accommodate wheelchairs.
We are recruiting permanent Support Workers to join our team working 48 hours per week on a shift basis.
We pay £9.00 ph (Monday to Friday) and £9.37 ph (Weekends).
In this role you will support our clients with activities of daily living, following their individually tailored care plans. While doing so you will ensure they feel safe, comfortable and have a level of care they require. An essential part of this job is to carry out personal care e.g. assisting residents with bathing, Toileting, Use of hoists & wheelchair uses etc. Full training will be provided.
We welcome applications from anyone who has worked in a similar role in the NHS or another private healthcare provider and will also consider people with no experience but who can demonstrate a caring and empathetic nature as well as experience of working in a team.
All new care staff are inducted to TOPPS standards and new and existing staff are encouraged to work towards a formal NVQ qualification.
* Competitive rates of pay
* Comprehensive on-boarding and induction programme
* 24/7 support network to support you in your role
* Ongoing specialist training
* Professional and personal development opportunities
* Employee assistance programme
* Employee benefits package
Active Care Group is committed to safeguarding the welfare of vulnerable adults and children. All applicants must be willing to undergo the appropriate screening including checks with past employers and an Enhanced Disclosure via the DBS. All job offers are subject to satisfactory checks and references.
Active Care Group is the UK's leading national provider of complex care and rehabilitation services, harnessing innovation to raise standards and deliver better outcomes for children, young people and adults.
The Group was created in 2019, bringing together over 40 care providers to form a progressive, integrated, specialist healthcare business with a national footprint and unique focus on complex care.
We offer a fully integrated pathway of support ensuring continuity of care and rehabilitation when leaving hospital, alongside flexible care and accommodation options to meet long term and changing needs.
Our portfolio of leading healthcare services across the UK includes:
* Residential and Supported Living
* Care in the Home
* Christchurch Rehabilitation Services
* Remeo Respiratory Services
* Case Management
* Jane Lewis Healthcare Recruitment Solutions
We employ over 4000 staff and support more than 2000 clients across 60+ locations in England, Scotland and Wales. Together, we have over 30 years of specialist knowledge and experience in managing complex conditions including ventilation & respiratory, spinal injury, brain injury, epilepsy, neurological conditions and learning disabilities. With an innovative, holistic, user-centred approach, we help individuals progress towards a more independent future and to lead their best life.
To join the team please apply now with your CV and we will be in touch