Senior Care Assistant
Plymouth, Devon, United Kingdom
At Sanctuary Care we believe in providing high quality care homes where people are looked after with the utmost dignity and respect. Our strength lies in the quality of our people and we employ those who will share our mission statement ‘Keeping kindness at the heart of our care’.
SENIOR CARE ASSISTANT
IVYDENE RESIDENTIAL AND NURSING HOME, STANIFORTH DRIVE, IVYBRIDGE, PLYMOUTH, DEVON
£8.58 PER HOUR
36 HOURS PER WEEK
When you join Sanctuary Care, you will be part of something special – we are an innovative organisation, with ambitious growth plans. At Ivydene Residential and Nursing Home we put people at the heart of everything we do and that includes our staff. We invest heavily in your training, promote a strong teamwork ethic and make sure that you have the support and resources you need to reach your potential. Our strength lies in the quality of our people and we employ those who share our value of keeping kindness at the heart of our care.
As a Senior Care Assistant, you will look after the day-to-day needs of our residents, whilst showing compassion, care and commitment to having a positive impact on their lives. You will work with a team of like-minded individuals, all with a desire to ensuring that our residents are comfortable in their home. You will also support Care Assistants in their development.
Located in a residential area of the historic mill town of Ivybridge and a short walk from the River Erme, Ivydene Residential and Nursing Home provides residential, nursing, dementia and palliative care to the home’s 55 residents.
Experience in care is essential and it is essential that you are willing to work towards or are qualified to Level 3 NVQ or equivalent in the relevant area. What is just as important to us is that you are a caring, enthusiastic and self-motivated individual, who is interested in working in a growing and progressive organisation.
In return we offer you a competitive salary, full training and development opportunities, as well as 28 days holiday including bank holidays, discount schemes and a stakeholder pension.
Isn’t it time you joined us?
If you require further assistance please contact the Home on 01752 894 888 and quote Ref: 22586
Closing date: 27 October 2016
We reserve the right to withdraw this advertisement at any time depending on application volumes; therefore an early submission of application is encouraged.