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Title:  Care Assistant - Days

Location: 

Bridgwater, South West, GB, TA6 7JQ

Department:  Care (Qualified and Non-Qualified Care Staff)
Operation:  Sanctuary Care
Requisition Number:  43009

At Sanctuary Care we believe in providing high quality care homes where people are looked after with the utmost dignity and respect. Our strength lies in the quality of our people and we employ those who will share our mission statement ‘Keeping kindness at the heart of our care’.

Care Assistant – Days

 

The Rosary Nursing Home, Mayfield Drive, Durleigh, Bridgwater, Somerset

 

£8.03 to £8.43 per hour (Dependent on qualifications)

 

36 hours per week – Day and evening shifts

 

Why work for us?
Our vision of keeping kindness at the heart of our care underpins the ethos of our entire organisation. We are committed to ensuring our residents, who chose Sanctuary Care to support them in their later years, are able to live happy and contented lives full of wonderful experiences and memories.

 

Where you’ll work
The Rosary Nursing Home is a beautifully Jacobean-style manor, situated in a quiet residential area of Bridgwater. Our dedicated team provides nursing, dementia, palliative and day care to 102 residents. Click here for further information about the home.

 

The role of Care Assistant will include
• Delivering the highest quality of personalised care to our residents in line with their individual care plans
• Helping with all aspects of day-to-day life, as well as making sure they can enjoy leisure and social activities
• Ensuring the overall happiness and wellbeing of our residents by getting to know them and their families and providing them with emotional support and company

 

Skills and experiences
• Experience is not essential, as we will support you with all the training and support you’ll need to do the job, what is important is that you are a caring, enthusiastic and self-motivated individual
• Excellent communication and team working skills are essential along with a flexible approach
• You will also be compassionate and have a real genuine empathy for older people and their needs, ensuring we treat everyone with the respect and dignity they deserve

 

Ready to join us?

As part of our commitment to making Sanctuary Care a great place to work we offer access to a range of great employee benefits including:

  • 20 days annual leave plus 8 bank holidays
  • Paid breaks
  • Enhanced rate of pay (dependent on qualifications)
  • Refer a friend scheme with payment of up to £750 available*
  • Loyalty bonus scheme
  • CQC performance bonus
  • Contributory pension from Sanctuary up to set limits
  • Access to a free 24/7 support service providing emotional support including counselling as ‎well as legal, financial and medical advice.
  • Discounts on shopping, holidays, cinema, dining, days out and much more via ‘My Rewards’

* Terms and Conditions apply

 

If you require further assistance, please contact The Rosary on 01278 727 500 and quote Ref: 43009

 

Closing Date: 8 March 2019

 

We reserve the right depending on application numbers to close or extend the closing dates for positions; we would therefore recommend an early application.

 

Building Equality and Diversity
We work closely with the Home Office in order to prevent illegal working.
An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check will be necessary in the event of a successful application which we will pay for.
Sanctuary Care Limited is a subsidiary of Sanctuary Housing Association, an exempt charity.


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