Home: The Orchards

Location: Ely

Pay details: £8.55 – £9.35 per hour

Posted date: 19/03/2020

Closing date: 17/04/2020

The Orchards care home in Ely is looking for a Care Assistant (day or night shifts are available, full time or part time), who can provide a high standard of person-centred care to our residents. You will be provided with a comprehensive induction and ongoing training and development opportunities. The pay for the role is £8.55 – £9.35 per hour depending on qualifications.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate they can provide support and care to the residents whilst maintaining their rights to independence, privacy, dignity and choice and assist in their daily living. You will be able to support residents with mobility problems and other physical disabilities, as well assist residents with personal hygiene.

You will be responsible in maintaining all residents’ records and review of care plans. You will also monitor the needs of the residents and inform a senior member of staff on duty of any emergency or concern about their well-being. In addition, you will assist and participate in activities for residents within the home.

At Greensleeves Care we are committed to providing the highest standards in care to our residents. We also understand that our staff are the foundation of providing the best care for our residents.

You will have an understanding of the needs of residents and an understanding of the importance of confidentiality. Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF) diploma is preferred but not essential as full training will be given.

To apply for this role please attach your CV to the form on the right.  When writing your covering letter please address all areas of the person specification.

The closing date for this post is Friday 17 April.  However please apply as soon as possible as we will be scheduling  interviews with the successful candidates as soon as we receive CVs from candidates that match the requirements of the role.

Interviews will take place on a date to be confirmed.

For an informal discussion about the role please contact Jen Carpenter, Sam Curran or Claire Ayris on 01353 885900.

The successful applicant will be appointed subject to ISA first and enhanced DBS disclosure. This post is not subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

Greensleeves Care is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.