Do you have experience in working within health and social care, but looking for a new and exciting challenge?
If you are looking for a change in career, we can offer excellent opportunities and full training would be given!
Job Types: Nights Full-Time, Part-Time and Zero Hours
Salary: £8.91 - £11.50 per hour (dependent on training and experience).
Recognised for our innovative and high-quality services Progressive Care is a leading National provider of services for Children's & Families, Young People and Adults across South Yorkshire, East Midlands and the North West.
At our Lilybank Hamlet site in Matlock we offer 24-hour residential care for 42 adults and older people. The site is surrounded by extensive and accessible landscaped gardens and grounds. We have communal rooms, in which group entertainment is provided along with TV and music facilities dependent on the individuals wishes.
We now have attractive and exciting opportunities for a passionate, ambitious and driven individuals to support adults who have a range of complex needs. Our services are recognised for providing high-quality residential care. Building on this, we are seeking to appoint experienced and motivated Care Assistants to support and drive the service forward.
Experience is not required as training will be provided.
The right candidate will:
Having a Level 2 Health and Social Care Diploma is desirable. However, this is not essential as full training will be provided for successful applicants.
Having experience working with adults is beneficial. However, we welcome applicants that we feel would have the right aptitude, and life skills.
Have a genuine desire to support others to improve their lives
Have a caring nature with a focus on promoting privacy and dignity
Good Literacy and communication skills
Be supportive and friendly towards vulnerable adults
Be patient and able to keep calm under pressure
Able to work flexibly, including bank holidays, evenings and weekendsWe offer:
Excellent rates of pay dependent upon qualifications and experience
A Comprehensive Induction Programme
Constructive/reflective supervision to ensure thorough understanding of the role.
Full access to our in-house Accredited Training Centre to ensure ongoing and extensive training resulting to recognised qualifications
Career Progression is a guarantee for the right candidate
Continued professional development
An extremely rewarding and fulfilling job role with great variety
Because of the nature of its work with children and vulnerable adults Progressive Care uses the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to make checks at an enhanced level on all persons whose work or proposed work will involve regular contact with or working in close proximity to children and vulnerable adults in our care
For further information, please contact us now at (phone number removed)