Permanent | Full & Part Time | Enham Alamein | £8.50 per hour, rising to £9.00 per hour 01 April 2020

Are you an experienced Care assistant or someone looking to develop a career in Health & Social Care? If your answer is yes, then we have a fantastic opportunity for you to join team.

Enham Trust is a leading disability charity situated in the rural village of Enham Alamein, providing both residential and domiciliary care onsite and within the immediate area. The Charity is at the heart of the local community.

The role

Under the support and guidance of our care home management team, you will carry out a wide range of care tasks including, but not exclusive to:

  • Provide a high standard of care overnight, including hygiene, continence, and mobility
  • Carry out regular checks on residents at intervals determined by care plans, diary notes and the management team.
  • Assist residents throughout the night with whatever they need
  • Conform at all times with the night procedure and all other procedures in the home.
  • Maintain accurate notes and records of residents and to hand over information to day staff that is relevant to the on-going care of individual residents.
  • Undertaking regular training to ensure that you are up to date with changes to legislation and you deliver the very best standards of care.

You

Compassionate by nature, you will possess sound judgement, initiative and problem-solving abilities. Reading, writing and communicating clearly in English is vital,

Experience is not as essential as your genuine desire to develop in a career in care.

What you’ll get

  • The opportunity to purchase up to 5 additional days annual leave
  • Free parking
  • Health & Wellbeing initiatives and schemes, including Occupational Health, Employee Assistance Programme (inclusive of counselling and financial support)
  • Lifestyle Card
  • Employee recognition awards
  • Long service awards

Apply

To apply, submit your CV to our Recruitment Team: [email protected] quoting the job title and job reference: V1925 in the subject field.

The closing date for this vacancy is V1925

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

Enham Trust is accredited as a Disability Confident Leader; as part of this commitment all disabled applicants, who meet the minimum criteria, will be guaranteed an interviewed. To be considered under the Guaranteed Interview Scheme it’s vital that you declare your disability, impairment or long-term health condition when you apply.

Enham Trust is an equal opportunities employer and we positively encourage applications from all eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status or pregnancy or maternity.

Successful applicants will be required to undertake a Disclosure Barring Service (DBS) check, provide two references and proof of right to work in the UK.