Care Assistant

  • The Orders of St John Care Trust
  • Bourne, UK
  • 30 Dec, 2021
Full time

Job Description

Care Assistant
 *Become a Health & Social Care Hero!* 
Location: Bourne, Lincolnshire
Salary: £9.67 - £10.02ph (additional 20p per hour weekend enhancement)
Hours of work: 18 hours - Part time

If these hours do not suit you, we can also offer hours on a casual basis that give you flexibility and work life balance. Simply let us know what you are looking for when you apply.

We are now recruiting a Carer to join our team!

Our Carers make a real difference to our residents every day; whether it’s helping them with their daily routines or personal care, providing companionship or joining in with the vast array of fun activities that take place in our homes, you’ll play a vital role in ensuring they are leading happy and fulfilled lives. You understand that some days 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 and work in our homes

If you’ve worked in care before, then that’s great as you’ll have a good idea of what to expect. But if care as a profession is new to you, then don’t worry – we’ll provide all the training you need to start your care journey with us, all delivered in a nurturing, engaging and rewarding environment. What’s more important to us is that you’re good at communicating with people, you enjoy working as part of a team, you’ll be keen to learn and will want to excel at your job every day.

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.

Here are some of the other benefits you’ll enjoy as a valued member of our team:
* 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!

If you think you have the right skills and attitude to deliver the highest quality of care for our residents as a Carer within our care homes, then you could be next to join us. So apply, and get your career started with us today.

Should you have any questions about this role or our application process, please call our recruitment team on 0345 013 1714

  All candidates will be required to have an enhanced DBS which is on the update service. All offers are conditional upon satisfactory background checks.  

Digby Court Care Home in the Heart of Lincolnshire! Rated GOOD by CQC and 9.6 by!

Digby Court is a thirty-five capacity care home located in Bourne, dedicated to person-centered methods and offering quality care for older people and adults with a physical disability. Digby Court offers compassionate, individualised residential and respite care in a comfortable, homely environment. Our home is situated in a quiet residential area, but still close to the center of the historic market town of Bourne. The town provides a comprehensive range of shops and amenities, all of which are within easy reach of Digby Court

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).