Care Assistant in Hexham at Four Seasons Health Care

Date Posted: 12/1/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Permanent
  • Location:
    Hexham
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    0
  • Date Posted:
    12/1/2019

Job Description


Job Reference ID:
STEPH/201/053460

Home Name: Elm Bank (NE)
Location: Hexham, Northumberland, UK

Weekly Hours: Days & Nights
Salary: £8.22/hr

Posting Expiry Date: 16/12/2019


 

Elm Bank Care Home – Care Assistant

Competitive salary & great benefits

  • Recommend a Nurse Scheme of £1000*
  • 25 days holiday pro-rata
  • Various shifts available including working 3 days on and 4 days off
  • Access to the Four Seasons Care Academy
  • Discounts and benefits suited to your lifestyle
  • Free onsite parking
  • Free uniform   

* Subject to terms and conditions

As one of the largest healthcare providers in the UK it’s important to us to couple great care with meaningful and enjoyable experiences. If you’re a kind, warm and compassionate person and like to have a positive impact on peoples’ lives, then working as a Care Assistant for Four Seasons Health Care will be the right role for you.

As one of the leading nursing homes in Hexham, you’ll find Elm Bank Care Home situated in a quiet residential area in the historic town.  We run a busy activities programme so our residents are never without something to do, including days out, visiting entertainers, arts and crafts, and baking classes.

With 42 beds our Care team offer residential care for people who need help with daily tasks, nursing care for those who have complex medical needs, and respite care to give family or friends a well-earned break.

Our dementia care is accredited as part of Four Seasons Dementia Care Framework.

 

Job Requirements

You will be delivering quality personal care to each of our residents, your daily tasks will include supporting them with washing, dressing, eating and maintaining their hygiene, as well as ensuring they feel part of life in the home. This will see you providing care, warmth and kindness to help make a difference. You also will develop relationships with our residents’ relatives which will support you in understanding their needs more and developing that personal care.

If you are a hardworking team player who wants to work in a thriving community, understand what is important to those you are caring for and make sure their lives are as happy as they can be, then the role of a Care Assistant could be perfect for you. If you possess these qualities then experience of working as a Care Assistant isn’t necessary. We provide you with excellent learning, development and support opportunities, to equip you with the knowledge and skills to make a real difference in the role. The Four Seasons Care Academy offers opportunities via digital learning and practical skills training and a range of career progression routes via our ‘Careership’ programme.

Our Care Assistants must be 18 years of age or over, Apprenticeship opportunities are available for 16-18 year olds.

Please Note : Rate of pay may vary dependent on age.