Job Ref: 12663  |   Cheltenham

Night Carer / Night Healthcare Assistant

Location: Bishops Cleeve, Cheltenham

Salary: £8.43 + £0.30p QCF Enhancement

Hours of work: 36 hours

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.

Orchard House accommodates 50 residents, some of whom have complex nursing needs. The home is located within the heart of Bishops Cleeve and the nearby Cheltenham town can be accessed easily by bus. You will be joining an established team of nurses, carers and ancillary employees, some of whom have worked with us for 10 years or more. The team itself is supplemented by a group of volunteers who are very actively involved in delivering support to residents. You will enjoy the homely atmosphere of Orchard House where we promote friendly interactions between residents and employees.

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 an important member of our team we will ensure you have all the training, support and tools required to be successful in your new role. We can also offer benefits such as:

  • Company Pension Scheme
  • 20 days annual leave, plus bank holidays
  • Paid breaks
  • Comprehensive induction
  • Ongoing training in care
  • Training in specialism such as dementia
  • Opportunity for career development
  • Uniform provided
  • Cost of DBS check
  • Employee annual reward and recognition
  • Long service rewards and recognition
  • Employee Assistance Helpline
  • “My Reward” giving you discount on shopping, holidays, cinema, dining, days out and much more!
  • Refer a friend to the Trust rewards

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 below.

Additional Information

Contract Type: Permanent
Hours per week: 36
Salary Type: Hourly
Hourly Rate: £8.43
What level of DBS check? Enhanced
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Vacancy closing date: Thursday, 28th February - 2019 23:55

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