Care Assistant & Night Care Assistant

Location
Malvern, Worcestershire
Salary
Salary: £18,562 - £18,933 pro rata (£9.62 per hour)
Posted
05 Jan 2022
Closes
31 Jan 2022
Job Ref
Howbury House
Contact
Recruitment Team
Job Type
Social care
Contract Type
Permanent
Working Pattern
Shift work
Hours
Part-Time

Care Assistant

 

Salary: £18,562 - £18,933 pro rata + £250 one-off welcome payment for new starters if they join the team between December and February Welcome payments are subject to eligibility criteria.

(£9.62 per hour)

Additional pay enhancements for working 22:00 to 06:00, Sundays and Bank Holidays.

 

About Us

Howbury House provides long term residential accommodation and support for 32 individuals. We are registered with CQC to provide personal care to people, some of whom maybe living with dementia.

We are increasing our staff team and we are looking for enthusiastic, caring people to join our team. We want people who can support individuals with all activities of daily living including personal care and medication. You will be provided with PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) and weekly Covid 19 testing.

The successful applicant must have good communication skills, can follow care plans, maintaining detailed and accurate records of the care you provide, and can work as part of a team but also be able to work on your own initiative.

Do you want to make a difference to the lives of people who live at Howbury? We have the following part time permanent positions available:

Care Assistants – Hours: Ranging from 20-36 hours per week. The shift pattern consists of 7.30-9pm, 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 annual leave (pro rata) rising to 30 days after 5 years’ service, plus bank holidays
  • 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). To apply find the posts on WMJobs.com or click on the QR code below.

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:  socialworkopps@worcestershire.gov.uk

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.

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