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Care Assistant (Nights)

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Reference

PRI19391

Location

Avondale, Cornelia St, Motherwell, Scotland, ML1 3RL

Priory Group Division

Adult Care

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Part Time, Permanent - Full Time

Salary

£8.00 per hour

Hours

Various available

Job Advert - Division Information

Priory Adult Care is the UK’s leading independent provider of specialist adult care services. Our aim is to provide the right support in the right home for all the individuals we accommodate.

With community-based residential care settings, as well as a network of supported living services, we support adults over the age of 18 with autism, dementia, learning disabilities, mental health conditions, Prader-Willi Syndrome (PWS) and behaviours that challenge. We also offer a range of residential and nursing care settings for older people with varying levels of need.

Job Advert Location Description

The Avondale care home is situated in a residential area of Motherwell, approximately ½ mile from Strathclyde Country Park. We are on the main bus route, and are 1 mile from the nearest train station. Both Motherwell and nearby Hamilton have shopping centres.

Job Advert Role Description

The work is both interesting and varied. You will support the Clinical Teams who deliver specialist care to our residents, of course. But you will also play a major role in making the lives of our residents as happy and fulfilling as possible – not just by showing real warmth to them and their families, but by continuously looking for ways to engage their interest and enhance their experience every day. Our night shifts are from 8pm to 8am with alternative weekends off.

The qualities and skills we look for:

  • First-class communication skills
  • A strong sense of responsibility
  • Personable and motivated
  • Organised, resilient and hard-working
  • Flexible with a strong ‘can-do’ attitude

In return, we will give you:

  • Market competitive rates of pay
  • Specialist dementia training and support from our award-winning, university-accredited ‘Creative Minds’ programme
  • Full library of interactive learning resources from the Aged Care Channel in every home for personal & professional development
  • Range of salary sacrifice benefits including childcare vouchers, pension,  gym membership, technology purchase schemes and more
  • Online benefits portal with a range of offers and cashback rewards

We are also keen to add to our team of Bank Nurses, Care Assistants and Support Services staff, so please get in touch if you are interested in one of those roles too.

Division DBS info

Career Pathways

As a Priory Group employee, you’ll be able to chart your long-term career along defined pathways (from Support Worker to CEO), each path providing you a fulfilling work environment and support from a world class organisation to achieve your professional goals. We want to invest in you to achieve the next step in your career, so you can continue to make a difference in people’s lives.

Disclosure

All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), Access NI or Disclosure Scotland. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Job Description

Care_Assistant.pdf

Closing Date

30/06/2018