Care Assistant / Support Worker / Care Worker - Night Shift

Olton, West Midlands, England
£9.73 - £10.23 per hour
09 Aug 2019
06 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Night Care Assistants

Based: Olton, Solihull, B27 6PF

Salary: £9 to £10 per hour dependant on qualifications

Job Type: Full/Part-Time, Permanent

Closing Date: 13th September 2019

Job Role:

The Trust is a well-established charitable housing and care provider based in Olton, Solihull which currently has a full-time (35 hrs per week) and part-time (17 hrs per week) vacancy for Night Care Assistants to work night shifts at Alexandra House, the Trust's residential care home.

As a Night Care Assistant you will put the residents' care and wellbeing at the heart of everything you do. The Trust promotes independence, dignity and quality of life always in a person centred, caring and supportive environment.

You will assist with both physical and emotional support and personal care, assisting residents who need support going to bed or getting up in the morning, you will perform regular resident checks throughout the night and complete reports as needed.

Key things about you:

  • Some experience in long term care, assisted living or home care is beneficial but training will be provided
  • Ideally you will have your NVQ 2 in Health and Social Care but this is not essential
  • Ability to handle multiple priorities
  • Exhibit a caring and compassionate attitude while articulating true concern for people
  • Ability to work flexible hours
  • An enhanced DBS check will be taken up for successful candidates

What they offer:

Well trained, well rewarded staff provide a better level of care. You will receive regular training and supervision, along with development opportunities across the Trust.

They continue to reward staff with competitive salaries and a number of employee benefits including

  • 31 days holiday inclusive of Bank Holidays, increasing with service
  • Company sick pay
  • Pension scheme
  • Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance programme
  • Long service awards
  • Ongoing career development training

Equal Opportunities:

The Trust is committed to equality of opportunity for all staff and applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships.

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Please note should sufficient applications be received they reserve the right to close this vacancy at any time and recruit at any stage. They always encourage all interested applicants to apply at their earliest convenience to avoid disappointment.

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