Care Worker

Recruiter
Rusthall Lodge
Location
Tunbridge Wells
Salary
Up to £10.34 per hour
Posted
07 Jun 2019
Closes
05 Jul 2019
Ref
HKSZH1607/KP-HL
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Care Worker 
Rusthall, Kent 

Are you a compassionate individual looking to do some real good with your career? Want to significantly increase your skill-set and take on a highly-rewarding role as a Healthcare Assistant? If so, we’d love to hear from you. 

Who will I be working for? 

We are Rusthall Lodge Care Home, specialists in nursing, residential and respite care. Our vision is to provide excellent care and support, to make people’s everyday lives better and to make a difference, not a profit. 

We’re now looking for a number of Care Workers to join our team on a full time and part time basis. Internally, this role is known as Healthcare Assistant. 

What are the benefits? 

- Standard rate of £9.01 – £9.23 per hour depending on qualifications 
- Weekend rate of £9.82 - £10.26 per hour depending on qualifications 
- Overtime rate of £10.09 - £10.34 per hour depending on qualifications 
- Bank Holiday rate of £12.62 - £12.92 per hour depending on qualifications 
- Pension 
- Life insurance 
- Regular training and career progression opportunities 
- Uniform provided 
- Meals provided on most shifts 
- Paid breaks 
- Our site has free parking and good public transport links 
- Great work environment 

Social care is a great career path full of opportunities to get stuck in, raise smiles and make a difference when it most matters. No two days will ever be the same, and we’ll give you all the support you need to make each one of them a success. 

You’ll join a team who believe that outstanding care and service is a necessity - not a benefit or luxury. They are passionate about their work and are committed to making a better day for every resident whenever they can. 

So, if you want to learn and grow and become a key member of a friendly team who love what they do, this is the role for you. 

What will I be doing? 

As a Care Worker, you’ll deliver high-quality care to our residents, ensuring they receive the comfort, reassurance and dignity they deserve. 

In this exciting role, you’ll act as a vital link between our residents, our RGNs (Registered Nurses) and other staff in the home. 

Some of your duties will include: 

- Helping to provide personal care, such as washing and dressing 
- Making beds and ensuring residents are comfortable 
- Helping to serve meals 

What do I need? 

Whilst previous experience is not essential, to join us as one of our Care Workers, you’ll need: 

- A positive attitude 
- The ability to work well as part of a team 
- Great interpersonal and communication skills 
- A proactive approach 

A qualification and/or experience in care would be beneficial. 

Other organisations may call this role Trainee Care Worker, Care Assistant, Care Home Assistant, Trainee Support Worker, Junior Social Care Worker, Junior Healthcare Worker or Trainee Healthcare Co-ordinator. 

This role is available on a full or part time basis. We’re looking for individuals to cover a range of hours, including weekends only, weekdays and weekends and days and nights (week and weekend). 

Webrecruit and Rusthall Lodge Care Home are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be. 

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