Job Type: Permanent

Location: East Sussex

Salary: 9.27 per hour

Sector: Health & Social Care

Hours of work: Full Time

Applications close: 18 November 2020

Care Assistant – Nights

Hours: 42 hours per week, 12 hours’ shifts 8pm to 8am

Shifts: Nights

Oakland Care is a growing healthcare organisation with a current portfolio of luxurious care homes based in the Essex and East Sussex area, in Eastbourne, is the newest addition to our portfolio.

Currently recruiting for a night shift care assistant role and looking for motivated Care Assistants to join our amazing team of care professionals.

At this care home they offer 60 en-suite bedrooms, all located over 3 floors, served by 2 lifts. We have a multitude of day lounges for our residents to relax in which is complemented by some fantastic features, such as Bar Bistro, a cinema room, hairdressing salon, private dining for families and friends, a courtyard garden, patio garden and plenty of other facilities to enable our residents to stay fit and healthy.

Care Assistant role is fundamental in our homes in creating a caring and family environment so our residents can enjoy a happy and comfortable life.

Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Providing excellent care and support to our residents
  • Assisting with meals and daily activities
  • Engaging in day to day activities and providing companionship
  • Providing support to the family members and visitors
  • Working closely with other team members and management team
  • Continuous professional development is fundamental in this role and you will be actively participating in various training and up-skilling sessions

Ideally you will have a minimum NVQ/ SVQ level 2 and/or experience in working as a Healthcare Assistant/ Support Worker and most importantly that you are a truly compassionate and caring person, a true team player with a Can Do attitude.

In return for your efforts we offer a wide range of benefits including:

  • Free DBS check
  • Bank Holiday enhancement pay
  • Break pay for long shifts (30 minutes)
  • Free meals and drinks on duty
  • Discounted Gym membership
  • Free uniform
  • Refer a Friend Scheme paying up to £500 per successful referral
  • Bespoke Retail Discounts and Cash Back payments
  • Employee Assistance Programme including free counselling sessions
  • Access to a wellbeing centre and Health Assessments
  • Recognition and staff appreciation initiatives
  • Bespoke and industry leading induction programme
  • Access to the mandatory online training modules
  • Accredited Care Certificate Training (Care roles)

If you think you have all the necessary skills.

Contact: Please email:  moira@people-matter.org.uk or call on the office Mobile 07914  425733

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