Job Ref: 14009 | Quedgeley, Gloucester
Location: Chestnut Court, Quedgeley, Gloucester
Salary: £8.81 + £0.30 (QCF/NVQ)
Hours of work: Full Time & Part Time Hours available.
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.
Chestnut Court is located in Quedgeley, just outside Gloucester but with good transport links with the city. It is a modern home where residents with complex nursing needs as well as those with dementia live in four households, each accommodating 20 people. You will be joining a vibrant team of nurses, care leaders, housekeepers, caterers, maintenance and administrator. All of these are dedicated to enhancing the lives of our residents and supporting them to achieve as much as they can for themselves. If you have a particular interest in a specific aspect of care, we can facilitate your development by helping you become a champion in that area. Georgia Wood, a newly appointed carer had this to say about working at Chestnut Court:
“ The first thing I noticed was that other colleagues had worked for OSJCT for a long time which gave me reassurance that it was a good company to work for. This is my first job in care and I have been supported really well by colleagues and managers. I really love my job, it is hugely rewarding.”
We are now recruiting Night Carer / Night Healthcare Assistants to join our new team!
Care is at the heart of everything that we do. Working within the Care team you will show warmth, compassion and support to our residents and their families; helping to promote independence and dignity and positively enhancing the lives of individuals in our care.
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:
- Company pension.
- Paid breaks
- Free Uniform
- Free Training
- Development and progression opportunities
- Overtime available
- “My Rewards” offering you discount on shopping, days out, restaurants and much more!
Due to our strong training team you do not need to have previous experience as a Carer / Healthcare Assistant all we ask for is someone who is passionate about ensuring our residents received the best care possible.
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.
|Hours per week:||36|
|What level of DBS check?||Enhanced|
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Vacancy closing date: Thursday, 6th June - 2019 22:55