The Orders of St John Care Trust

At the Orders of St John Care Trust, we are committed to providing the highest quality of care for our residents. This requires the support of a dedicated and professional team.

Care is at the heart of everything we do. Working in one of our care or support roles you will be at the forefront of the service we provide to our residents. Roles available include Carer, Care Lead, Chef / Cook, Kitchen Assistant, Handy Person, Housekeeper, Administrator, Activities Coordinator, and Bursar.

We also offer a range of NursingHome Management, and Head Office positions.

Why OSJCT?

We care about our residents and we care about each other. At each of our care homes, you’ll find a friendly, inclusive and welcoming environment.

Being a large care provider means we offer an incredible range of careers.

We employ over 4,800 people in our homes and extra care housing schemes.

 

We’ve grown significantly since we started caring for residents 25 years ago and we need more people with the right mix of skills, passion and ambition to help us grow even more.

We are committed to giving our employees every opportunity to become better qualified and to continually develop.

Don’t worry if you’re new to care – we’ll provide all the training and support you need.

 

 

 

12 Aug, 2022
Full time
The Orders of St John Care Trust Didcot, UK
Registered Nurse Location: The Meadows, Didcot Pay rate: Up to £20.84 Contracted hours: 42 per week, 7am - 19.15pm ABOUT THE ROLE Are you a Registered Nurse who thrives on making a real and positive difference to the lives of older people? Are you qualified with a current NMC pin? Our care teams make a real difference every day and your professionalism, kindness and compassion, will be at the core of everything you do. At times, you may be the only nurse on the shift and will be responsible for leading and managing the care team to ensure that high standards of nursing and personal care are met, providing clinical leadership and guidance where necessary. You will deliver, monitor, and re-evaluate care needs in partnership with each resident, their key carers, family members and the wider team at the home, as well as liaising effectively with GPs, hospitals and external agencies. The role is incredibly rewarding, and you will regularly be presented with a wide range of clinical...
12 Aug, 2022
Full time
The Orders of St John Care Trust Headington, UK
Chef Location: Townsend House Care Home, Headington, Oxford Pay rate: Up to £15.06 per hour Contracted hours: 37 hours per week Shift pattern: 7:00am - 2:00pm including alternate weekends ABOUT THE ROLE Are you an experienced chef, used to catering for large groups of people, looking to work with fresh seasonal food? Are you looking for your next challenge without split shifts and anti-social hours? Would you like full autonomy over menu development, with the opportunity to create nutritious, high quality, flavoursome and well-balanced meals that our residents will love? Working as a Chef in our homes, you’ll oversee all aspects of our kitchen and catering services including management of a small team, ensuring the highest standards of nutrition, hygiene and safety at all times. You may occasionally be asked to cater for meals for other day centres, luncheon clubs and community activities and some weekend work will be required. Nutrition is an important element of the care package...
12 Aug, 2022
Full time
The Orders of St John Care Trust Thornbury, UK
Administration Assistant Location: Thornbury, South Gloucestershire Pay rate: Up to £10.37 per hour Contracted Hours: Up to 36 hours per week, Fixed term Contract until May 2023.  ABOUT THE ROLE You’ll support the Home Manager with a full range of reception, administrative and basic finance activities to ensure the Home runs smoothly. Often the first point of contact for enquiries, you’ll demonstrate a professional and welcoming manner to all those who visit, live and work in our homes. You will be responsible for ensuring that all our visitors follow the infection control rules in force at any given time, also taking the lead on coordinating any testing requirements, organising couriers and associated administrative tasks. Our homes are fun, so you’ll also assist with the planning and management of events that take place in the home, including celebrating residents’ milestone birthdays, fetes, employee presentations or other activities planned by our Activities Coordinator. In...
11 Aug, 2022
Full time
The Orders of St John Care Trust Witney, UK
Night Care Assistant Location: Madley Park House Care Home, Witney, Oxfordshire Pay rate: Up to £12.71 Contracted Hours: 9 hours per week Shift times: 10pm - 7am ABOUT THE ROLE Are you an experienced Care Assistant with a preference to work nights? Our care teams make a real difference every day and your professionalism, teamed with kindness and compassion, will be at the core of everything you do. You’ll be responsible for keeping wakeful watch on the security and safety of our residents and the home in general, supporting our residents with their personal care needs, administering medication; alongside providing support with light housekeeping and companionship. You’ll understand that some shifts might be challenging, but you’ll also laugh, have fun and make lasting memories with our residents. In joining us, you’ll also become part of our extended family. You’ll work alongside other team members who are passionate about providing care, warmth and kindness to all those who live...
11 Aug, 2022
Full time
The Orders of St John Care Trust Witney, UK
Kitchen Assistant Location: Madley Park, Witney Pay rate: Up to £11.03 Contracted hours:15.75 ABOUT THE ROLE We’re currently recruiting for a Kitchen Assistant to join our passionate, hard-working and friendly catering team, to create delicious meals, snacks and drinks for our residents. You’ll get to know our residents, understand their likes and dislikes so that mealtimes are always a highlight of their day In joining us, you’ll also become part of our extended family. You’ll work alongside other team members who are passionate about providing care, warmth and kindness to all those who live and work in our homes. Madley Park House is a warm and welcoming 'home from home' offering round the clock residential, early-stage dementia and respite care with a range of amenities including a hair salon and residents' shop. Situated in a quiet location in the thriving market town of Witney, the home has strong links to the local community. We’re rated 9.7 by Carehome.co.uk and Good by the...
11 Aug, 2022
Full time
The Orders of St John Care Trust Didcot, UK
Care Leader Location: The Meadows Care Home, Didcot, Oxfordshire Pay rate: Up to £13.85 per hour Contracted hours: 31 hours per week Shift pattern: 6:45am - 2:15pm /  1:45pm - 10:15pm including alternate weekends ABOUT THE ROLE Are you an experienced carer or senior carer with the passion to make a difference? Can you lead a small team of people to deliver outstanding care to our residents, whilst encouraging them to always do their best? Our care teams make a real difference every day and your professionalism, teamed with kindness and compassion, will be at the core of everything you do. Supporting the Home Manager, and leading a team of carers, you’ll be responsible for planning and implementing the kind of care that will give our residents a real sense of security, dignity, and independence. You’ll ensure care plans are regularly reviewed through continuous assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation. You’ll be able to manage your time between supporting your team...
11 Aug, 2022
Full time
The Orders of St John Care Trust Thame, UK
Night Care Assistant Location: Meadowcroft Care Home, Thame, Oxfordshire Pay rate: Up to £12.71 per hour Contracted hours: 36 hours per week Shift times: 7:00pm - 7:00am ABOUT THE ROLE Are you an experienced Care Assistant with a preference to work nights? Our care teams make a real difference every day and your professionalism, teamed with kindness and compassion, will be at the core of everything you do. You’ll be responsible for keeping wakeful watch on the security and safety of our residents and the home in general, supporting our residents with their personal care needs, administering medication; alongside providing support with light housekeeping and companionship. You’ll understand that some shifts might be challenging, but you’ll also laugh, have fun and make lasting memories with our residents. In joining us, you’ll also become part of our extended family. You’ll work alongside other team members who are passionate about providing care, warmth and kindness to all those who...