Job Ref: 12998  |   Yarnton

We have Domiciliary Care Assistant vacancies at Erdington House in Yarnton

Locations: Yarnton, Oxfordshire

Salary: £8.70 to £9.42 per hour

Hours of work:As required - Flexi hours

Shifts:07:00-14:00, 14:00-22:00, 22:00-07:00

The Orders of St John Care Trust is the 2nd largest not for profit care provider in the UK specialising in providing high quality, person centred care for older people, in care homes and extra care housing. As a charity we ensure that any revenue goes straight back into our homes meaning our residents and staff are well looked after.

The aim of Extra Care Housing is not only to provide care, but to give independence so our clients don’t feeling isolated. The importance of human contact for the elderly is widely recognised, and thoughtfully designed developments such as these help reduce social isolation and loneliness.

Erdington House, Yarnton.

Erdington House opened in 2014, offers 24-hour planned domiciliary care and emergency response to allow people to live independently in their own homes. The Orders of St John Care Trust were appointed in 2016 to provide the onsite care services.

We are now recruiting Domiciliary Carers to join our team!

Care is at the heart of everything that we do and this is no different in the service that we provide to clients in our Extra Care Housing Schemes.

As a Domiciliary Carer you will work as part of a larger care team and enable clients to lead an independent a lifestyle as possible and what they want. You will visit clients within their household and deliver a personalised care plan. Your care duties will therefore include assisting the clients with daily living activities while maintaining their dignity, privacy and independence as far as possible.

Your daily routine will be as varied as the needs of people you are looking after. You will often be helping people with their personal needs as well as supporting them to go about their daily activities, but you will know what makes a difference to them and what helps to put a smile on their face.

As a key member of the OSJCT Team you can expect benefits such as:

  • Paid DBS
  • Free Uniform
  • Free Training
  • Development and progression opportunities
  • Overtime available
  • “My Rewards” offering you discount on shopping, days out, restaurants and much more!

This is a rewarding role full of moments that will make a huge difference to people’s lives. If you feel this may be for you then please apply below.

All candidates will be required to have an enhanced DBS which is on the update service. All offers are conditional upon satisfactory background checks.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Contract, Permanent


Additional Information

Contract Type: Permanent
Salary Type: Hourly
Hourly Rate: £8.70
What level of DBS check? Enhanced
Full Job Description: Download Full Job Description

Vacancy closing date: Thursday, 28th March - 2019 23:55

How to Apply

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