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The Town of Nailsworth in the County of Gloucestershire

The town of Nailsworth is located within the county of Gloucestershire.   Nailsworth is situated in the South West region of the UK and is governed by Stroud District council.

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Posted: 14/09/2018

Salary: £8.20 - £9.30/hour Dependent on experience per Hour

Category: Social Care

We are looking for a friendly healthcare assistant, ready to improve the lives of vulnerable people in residential homes, nursing homes and care communities.

You will assist residents with daily personal care like washing, getting dressed and using the toilet, moving and handling, as well as helping their families adapt to new challenges.

We provide the training and qualifications required to help progress your career in health care.

Who we are:

We are Avanta Care, a top-rated healthcare recruitment specialist. We offer committed carers more than just a career. You will gain one of the industry's highest starting salaries, generous rewards and regular pay increases within your first year.

What the job involves:

• Teamwork in a care home environment for the elderly
• Helping people carry out their daily activities in line with individual care plans
• Promoting independence, dignity and choice
• Emotional and social support
• Liaising with family members and health care providers
• Regular training to develop skills
• Updating care records to reflect changing needs and preferences
• Flexible working within a rota set by the care home manager

You will have:

• Experience of working within a care environment for older people preferred
• We can provide the training and qualifications required to help progress your career in health care
• Willingness to work above and beyond to maintain our high standards
• Good standard of verbal and written English

Extra perks:

• All Avanta Care employees are enrolled on a health cash plan
• Not only do we guarantee a minimum 35 hours of work per week, we also pay a higher hourly rate for evenings and bank holidays
• We also arrange your DBS check, insurance and uniform
• If you come to work with us from the wider EU, we can help find you somewhere to live near your work placement, and get you settled comfortably into UK life

Little or no care experience? No problem. Our expert in-house training team will train you up to industry standards - with no upfront costs.

Avanta Care operates a workplace pension, workers will be auto-enrolled after three months of employment

If you are a caring person with a positive, can-do attitude then apply today
Posted: 03/09/2018

Salary: £14 - £16/hour per Hour

Posted: 31/08/2018

Salary: £17934 - £21431/annum £17,934 - 21,431 per year per Annum

Category: Social Care

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Support Worker position to work as part of a team offering support to young adults aged between 16-25 years based in the Stroud area!

Are you wanting a permanent contract? Are you wanting to work for an organisation that will provide NVQ/ QCF level 3 fully funded in health care within the first 12 months? Are you wanting to earn a basic salary of up to £21,000 for a 40 hour contract?

If the answer is YES, you MUST read further!

Working in a residential and educational setting providing therapeutic care to nurture the residents to live an independent and fulfilling life. You will be working with both service users in long term residential placements and shorter transition where they progress through residential placement to training flats/ semi-independent living to take greater responsibility for themselves.

This is a permanent post where you will be based at the residential/ supported living site in Stroud. Contracted 40 hours per week plus sleep in duties paid at £70.50 per night with a salary of £17,934- £21,431 dependant on experience (part time considered).

Benefits to you as a Support Worker:

• Access to excellent professional development opportunities

• Access to fully funded QCF level 3 once pass 6 month probation

• Fantastic basic salary

• Opportunity for your career to develop in both residential care and education

• Unrivalled training programme for all colleagues

• Company pension scheme

Duties for you as a Support Worker:

• Assisting service users with personal care

• Support service users with providing therapeutic and holistic care (full training given)

• Assisting service users with behaviours that challenge

• Supporting service users to develop independent living skills so they can transition to living back within the community

• Supporting service users to establish positive relationships with the community, people and nature by supporting human development in overcoming barriers, becoming skilled and ready to engage and give back to the community

• Assisting with day to day house hold duties including meal preparation and domestic duties

• Ensure the service users feel safe, respected, empowered and confident that they can achieve their personal goals

Don't delay, APPLY TODAY and take the first steps towards this incredible opportunity for you to work with a highly respected organisation, offering the highest quality of care who have been awarded GOOD across all areas following CQC inspection!

If this exciting opportunity is of interest to yourself please apply immediately or call Lisa on 07789552384/ (Apply online only), alternatively email your CV to