Care Assistant

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

Job Description

Care Assistant
 *Become a Health & Social Care Hero!* 
EXCITING OPPORTUNITY AT THE POPLARS!
Location: Market Rasen, Lincolnshire
Salary: £9.67-£10.02 (additional 20p per hour weekend enhancement)
Hours of work:  36 hours and 24 hours Full and Part time Hours available

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’s 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.

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 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.

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 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.    

The Poplars Care Home in the Lincolnshire Wolds!

The Poplars offers compassionate, individualised residential and dementia care. Located close to the centre of the small, vibrant market town of Market Rasen in Lincolnshire, the home’s new specialist dementia 11 bedroom household, with additional living, dining and communal areas, opened in April 2017. Our residents' well-being and comfort is our prime focus. This means that responding to their individual needs is our top priority,  in our recent CQC (Care Quality Commission) inspection we are classed as a GOOD Care Home.

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).

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