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Title:  Activities Assistant

Location: 

Chester, North West, GB, CH2 1FD

Department:  Care (Qualified and Non-Qualified Care Staff)
Operation:  Sanctuary Care
Requisition Number:  49950

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’.

 

Activities Assistant

 

Upton Dene Residential and Nursing Home, Caldecott Close, Chester, Cheshire

 

£8.28 per hour

 

28 hours per week

 

We are holding a recruitment open day - Join us on Wednesday 11th September 2019 between 8am – 4pm.

 

Why work for us?

When you join Sanctuary Care, you will be part of something special – we are an innovative organisation, with ambitious growth plans. At Upton Dene Residential And Nursing Home  we put people at the heart of everything we do and that includes our staff. We invest heavily in your training, promote a strong teamwork ethic and make sure that you have the support and resources you need to reach your potential. Our strength lies in the quality of our people and we employ those who share our value of keeping kindness at the heart of our care.

 

Where you’ll work

Upton Dene is situared three-miles outside the centre of Chester and is a short drive from all the shops, cafes, library and other attractions the city has to offer. Our dedicated team provide a range of care and support including residential, dementia, nursing, palliative and respite care for up to 74 residents. At Upton Dene we have all the home comforts you'd expect, along with a cinema room, tranquil sensory gardens, and a hairdressing salon where residents can enjoy being pampered with beauty treatments .Click here for further information about the home

 

We are seeking an Activities Assistant to make a real difference to our residents’ lives.

 

Are you someone who is creative and loves to get others involved in fun and inspiring activities? Couple with this your passion for providing first rate care; this could be the role for you?

 

This is an exciting opportunity to really get to know our residents and provide them with a variety of stimulating activities that not only promote physical but also mental and social wellbeing. The opportunities are endless in terms of what activities you could implement and we would be interested to hear your ideas and suggestions.

 

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 bank holidays
  • CQC performance bonus
  • Excellent training and development opportunities
  • Refer a friend scheme with payment of up to £750 available*
  • Contributory pension from Sanctuary up to set limits
  • Access to a free 24/7 support service providing support including legal, financial, emotional and medical advice
  • Discounts on shopping, holidays, cinema, dining, days out and much more via ‘My Rewards’
  • Criminal Records Checks are funded by Sanctuary Care

* Terms and Conditions apply

 

All terms and conditions are subject to national review and are therefore subject to change.

 

If you require further assistance, please contact 01244 569825  and quote Ref: 49950

 

Closing date: 10 September 2019

 

We reserve the right to withdraw this advertisement at any time depending on application volumes; therefore an early submission of application is encouraged.

 

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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