Care Assistants - Bank - Days & Nights

£9.10 hourly
  • Country Court
  • Lakeview Lodge Care Home - Country Court, Elba Gate, Newton Leys, Bletchley, Milton Keynes, UK
  • 14 Sep, 2020
Part time Healthcare

Job Description

Care Assistant (Bank) – Lakeview Lodge Care Home, Newton Leys

Hours: Bank (Days or Nights)

JOINING THE COUNTRY COURT CARE FAMILY

We’re passionate about providing 5* care to our residents. From bistros to pubs and cinema rooms to spas – we’ve created extraordinary care homes so we’re looking for extraordinary people to join our team!

ABOUT YOU
We want someone proactive, passionate and ambitious to support us to create the best person-centred environment for our residents and to connect us to our local community. You’ll be genuinely valued and empowered as an integral part of our team.
Experience in the Care industry and an NVQ Level 2 in Health and Social Care is preferred but not a pre-requisite. You’ll need to have great communication skills, both written and verbal.

ABOUT THE CARE ASSISTANT ROLE AND WHY WE’RE UNIQUE
We’re proud to be a family run business that’s grown over the years to a family of over 2000 employees and 30+ care homes. We’re proud to be setting the bar and leading the way with exceptional care homes you’d expect for your loved ones.

Within your role, you can really make a difference to our residents’ lives. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Helping our residents with personal support and care
  • Aiding their emotional well-being and social needs
  • Serving meals/drinks and assisted feeding
  • Interacting with our residents on a personal level
  • Maintaining care plans

And in return you'll get!

You’ll be joining a family business and working alongside a real team-spirited group of people. You’ll also benefit from our generous range of benefits which include:

  • 28 days holiday (FTE) (including bank holidays)
  • Great pay (plus annual pay reviews!)
  • Exciting opportunities for career progression (and we have lots of staff who can tell you about their progression!)
  • Enhanced Bank Holiday rates at Christmas and New Year at Double time, all other bank holiday paid at Time and a Half
  • Work Life Balance and the ability in some roles to choose shifts to suit you
  • Supportive and bespoke Induction Training Programmes, ongoing training and development and nationally recognised qualifications*
  • Paid online learning time
  • Refer a friend or resident bonus scheme*
  • Pension contributions
  • Free parking
  • Free Uniform
  • An excellent range of discounts for restaurants, shops, cinemas, days out and more!
  • Annual Staff Awards Programme across all our Homes celebrating our great staff
  • Opportunity to work in beautifully appointed interior designed homes
  • Opportunity to work for an award-winning Care Home provider

*Subject to Terms and Conditions

Due to the nature of the role, you will need to pay £26.00 towards the cost of an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check, prior to starting with us.

Apply now: We’d love to hear from you and can offer same day job offers*

Country Court Care is an equal opportunities employer.
Please ask to see our equal opportunities policy for further information

Job Types: Part-time, Permanent

Salary: £9.10 per hour