Care Assistant

Location Wisbech
Discipline: Healthcare Assistants
Salary: £11.84 per hour
Contact name: Suzanne Boon

Contact email: suzanne@sterlingcross.com
Job ref: DW/PE/11771/1
Published: 25 days ago
Startdate: ASAP

A great new Care Assistant opportunity has just come up in Wisbech, joining the team at a purpose-built home for luxury care services.

Set within its own gardened estate, the home is able to offer residents an exceptional living experience that caters for every need. Talented chefs regularly consult the residents to prepare delicious and nutritious seasonal menus, a jam-packed activities programme means there are varied entertainment options to suit all, and each room comes both richly furnished and outfitted with assistive technology to maximise comfort and security.

In terms of healthcare, the team offers fully “Good”-rated residential, nursing, and dementia care (with specialist training developed alongside university partners) and are led by one of the UK’s Top 20 Care Home Groups in both quality of care and quality of life.

As a Care Assistant, you’ll take part in assisting with daily living activities and providing direct support and companionship, enabling each resident to live well in a safe and caring place.

In return, you will be offered one of the sector’s best benefits packages and fantastic training and development opportunities – ideal for someone looking for a truly rewarding career in care.

This is a permanent, full-time Care Assistant position, 34.5h per week, days or nights available.

 

Person specification:

  • (Essential) Some previous experience as a Care Assistant in an elderly care setting
  • (Essential) A compassionate approach and an interest in helping vulnerable people
  • (Essential) Willingness to help with personal care tasks
  • (Desirable) Level 2 or Level 3 qualification in Health & Social Care (or equivalent)

 

Benefits / enhancements include:

  • Modern and welcoming work environment
  • Extensive range of holiday, retail, and leisure discounts
  • Free learning & development opportunities
  • Unlimited access to Refer a Friend bonus scheme
  • Health & wellbeing support
  • Recognition and reward schemes
  • Monthly staff lottery offering cash prizes
  • Free on-site parking
  • Free uniform provided
  • Company pension scheme
  • And more!