Salary: £18,562 - £18,933 pro rata
(£9.62 per hour)
Howbury House is 32 bed residential home for people who need care and support and are living with dementia. We are registered with the Care Quality Commission. We are increasing our staffing levels on a permanent basis and have various jobs available. We are looking for enthusiastic, caring people to join our team to enhance the lives of our residents.
The successful applicants must have the ability to listen and communicate orally and in writing. The ability to work as part of a team but also be able to work on own initiative, be caring, compassionate and motivated. An understanding of the rights and needs of older people and the ability to treat people with dignity and respect and as individuals.
We are an established team of dedicated staff and are very proud of the work we do and are looking for caring people to share our commitment to provide the best care for our residents and share our passion and vision for the service we provide.
Do you want to make a difference to the lives of people who live at Howbury?
Care Assistants – Hours: Ranging from 16 to 26.25 per week. The shift pattern consists of 07.30-15:30, 15:30-22:00 and some shorter shifts of 08:00-13:00, 17:00-21:00 these are mainly for the lesser hour posts.
Night Care Assistant – Hours: 23.33 per week, shifts 21:45-07:45
All vacancies include alternate weekends and bank holiday working.
We are an established team of dedicated staff and are very proud of the work we do and are looking for caring people to share our commitment to provide the best care for our residents.
What’s in it for you?
You will be entitled to our full benefits package, including:
- 25 days holiday plus bank holidays (potential to match up to 30 days)
- Career, development, and qualification opportunities
- Membership of a Local Government Pension Scheme
- Discount at several restaurants, shops, gyms and much more.
- Howbury House also provides an excellent induction and training package to include the Care Certificate.
- You will receive regular supervision and support.
How do I apply?
Informal enquiries can be made to Jackie Creese (Registered Manager) or Jacqui Jones (Team Leader) the senior on duty at Howbury House on 01684 571750 (option 1).
Applications can be submitted by sending a copy of your up to date CV and an expression of interest detailing what makes you a suitable candidate for the post (2 sides A4 max) to: email@example.com
This role is in a CQC registered care home. Anyone working in a CQC-registered care home in England for residents requiring nursing or personal care must have 2 doses of a COVID-19 vaccine unless they have a medical exemption. Those shortlisted for interview will be required to show confirmation they have received 2 doses of the vaccine or are medically exempt.