Job Ref: 12219  |   Devizes

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 home

Hayward Care Centre is a 80 bed residential home based in the picturesque market town of Devizes. Hayward Care Centre is well known in the local community for its welcoming and friendly team.  The Home is about a mile from the centre of Devizes, with great transport links. The home has a wealth of activities for our residents that we are sure you will enjoy being part of the team to engage with our residents

We are currently looking to recruit a Night Support Worker to join our 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 to wash and dress, eat and drink, and 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.

Benefits of Working for OSJCT:

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
  • Comprehensive induction
  • Training in specialism such as dementia
  • Opportunity for career development
  • Uniform provided
  • Cost of DBS check
  • “My Reward” giving you discount on shopping, holidays, cinema, dining, days out and much more!
  • Refer a friend to the Trust rewards £500 for Carers and £1000 for nurses.

We are looking for someone who has experience working with older people in a residential setting. You must have good knowledge and awareness of Dementia and understand how to implement individual meaningful activities.

If you feel you have the skills and experience to support the Home Manager in creating and maintaining a high level of service, we would love to hear from you.

Additional Information

Contract Type: Permanent
Hours per week: 37.5
Salary Type: Hourly
Hourly Rate: £8.06
What level of DBS check? Enhanced
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Vacancy closing date: Friday, 3rd May - 2019 22:55

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