The village of Old Sarum is located within the county of Wiltshire. Old Sarum is situated in the South West region of the UK and is governed by Wiltshire council.
Category: Social Care
The Healthcare Assistant Role
We are the recruitment team for a large private care company who offer residential, nursing and dementia care for older people at our high quality care homes across the UK.
Working as a Care Assistant within our team, its not just our residents health needs youll help meet. Youll also help them to get more out of life to be more independent, to enjoy a wider range of activities, and, above all, to have more choice in their day to day life. Working closely with your Team Leader and our nurses, youll lend a hand with everything from helping someone get ready for an eagerly anticipated family visit, to supporting someone whos trying to build up their mobility.
Whether youre assisting a nurse, getting involved with a daily activity, filling in vital paperwork or lending someone a hand to eat their lunch, youll make all the residents you care for feel safe, comfortable and secure. In other words, youll make them feel right at home.
But why join our team?
We couldnt achieve what we do without our amazing teams. We believe in our people and want to ensure you feel appreciated and supported at every step of your journey with us. For this reason, we offer an excellent range of benefits as listed below.
Great rates of pay We regularly review regional and competitor pay rates to ensure were offering the best incentives to work with us
One place of work We operate residential/supported living services, meaning youll not need to worry about travelling from location to location.
Flexible hours enabling you to balance work and home life.
Voluntary Benefits Package offering amazing retail discounts at over 8 8,000 locations nationwide, enabling our staff to make savings of up to £1,500 per year
Personalised career path ladders including support with your Care Certificate to ensure fulfilling career development
Learning and Development programme with full induction training including buddy system
Employee Assistance Programme Immediate access to a confidential telephone counselling and legal information service which operates 24 hours a day, 365 days a year
Online Health Portal - All colleagues have access to the online health portal which enables you to make the most of full access to an encyclopedia of health information
Refer a Friend Scheme get up to £150 for referring a carer and £500 for referring a nurse to us
If you would like a meaningful career making a positive impact on the lives of those who require care and support, then please apply now!
We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.