Weekend Carer

  • The Orders of St John Care Trust
  • Boston, UK
  • 04 Oct, 2021
Full time

Job Description

Weekend Carer Hours of work: 14 hours - WEEKENDS ONLY 2 positions available. 07.30 to 14.30 and 14.30 to 21.30

EXCITING OPPORTUNITY AT Skirbeck Court Location: Boston, Lincolnshire Salary: £9.22-£9.57 per hour (plus weekend enhancements) Hours of work: 14 hours - WEEKENDS ONLY - 2 positions available.

The Orders of St John Care Trust is the 2nd largest not for profit care provider in the UK specialising in providing high quality, person centred care for older people, in care homes and extra care housing. As a charity we ensure that any revenue goes straight back into our homes meaning our residents and staff are well looked after.  Skirbeck Court Care Home rated 9.6 on Carehome.com! Skirbeck Court Care Home, Boston offers compassionate, individualised residential and respite care for up to 38 residents in a homely, comfortable and safe environment. Our home benefits from being situated in large, attractive grounds close to the town centre of Boston. 

Care charity and provider The Orders of St John Care Trust are respected in the care sector for a flexible range of care provision, making the most of voluntary sector contributions to help vulnerable adults achieve a more dignified lifestyle.   We are now recruiting Carer’s to join our team!   Care is at the heart of everything that we do. Working within the Care team you will show warmth, compassion and support to our residents and their families; helping to promote independence and dignity and positively enhancing the lives of individuals in our care. Your daily routine will be as varied as the needs of people you are looking after. You will often be helping people with their personal needs as well as supporting them to go about their daily activities, but you will know what makes a difference to them and what helps to put a smile on their face. As a key member of the OSJCT Team you can expect benefits such as: * Paid breaks * Paid DBS * Higher rate of pay at weekends * Free Uniform * Free Training * Development and progression opportunities * Overtime available * “My Rewards” offering you discount on shopping, days out, restaurants and much more! Due to our strong training team you do not need to have previous experience as a Carer / Healthcare Assistant all we ask for is someone who is passionate about ensuring our residents received the best care possible. AND IN RETURN The Trust is a great place to work; we’ve been providing care for almost 1,000 years and we’re currently the second largest not-for-profit provider in the UK. Not-for-profit means that we reinvest every penny we make into our residents, colleagues and the care homes we live and work in. Therefore, we offer a great range of benefits, including a competitive salary, training and development. Alongside keeping our colleagues safe with PPE, daily testing and comfort in knowing all your colleagues will be fully vaccinated against COVID-19  (in line with government legislation; please do not continue with this application if you have not received all doses of an approved COVID-19 vaccination, clinically exempt or under 18 years of age). Here are some of the other benefits you’ll enjoy as a valued member of our team: * 28 days holiday (including Bank Holidays) * A workplace pension * Free uniform * Free DBS * Higher rates of pay at weekends * Access to our Employee Assistance Programme * “My Rewards” programme, offering you discounts on shopping, days out, restaurants and much more If you think you have the right skills and attitude to deliver the highest quality of care for our residents as a care assistant within our care homes, then you could be the next to join us. So apply and get your career started with us today.