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Care Assistant (Days, Night, Bank)

Reference

PRI23085

Location

Blair House, 107 Dakota Avenue, Newtownards, County Down, BT23 4QX

Priory Group Division

Adult Care

Vacancy Type

Bank, Permanent - Full Time, Permanent - Part Time

Salary

£8 per hour

Hours

various available

Job Advert Role Description

Are you a caring and creative person who is passionate about making a real difference to someone’s life?

We are currently looking for a Care Assistant to provide care and support for individuals at Priory Adult Care’s Blair House in County Down. Blair House care home supports people with physical needs who require assistance and care. The homely and comfortable environment Blair House provides enables us to provide person centred care tailored specifically to the needs of our residents. The home has been designed to meet the needs of older people with comfortable lounge and dining areas and includes a fabulous arts and activities room. Many rooms within the home have views of Scrabo Tower and the attractive, enclosed gardens and patio provide residents with a relaxing, safe place to sit and enjoy the outdoors

Both personal care and participation in activities are key parts of the Support Worker role, so energy, excellent communication and organisational skills are vital.

Previous experience as a Care Assistant or Support Worker would be beneficial, however it is not essential; all we ask is that you have a willingness to learn and the compassion to care for the people we support.

Care Assistant benefits include:

  • A competitive salary
  • Enhanced disclosure cost coverage
  • Comprehensive induction and commitment to on-going training
  • 28 days annual leave including bank holidays
  • Online benefits and cashback rewards
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • SMART childcare vouchers
  • SMART pension option

About Priory Adult Care:

Priory Adult Care, part of Priory Group, is one of the UK’s leading independent providers of specialist adult care services. Here at Priory, we invest heavily in training, provide first-class support, and give everyone on our team the opportunities and resources to achieve their full potential.

To learn more about the fantastic work we do, or to apply for this role, click ‘Apply Now'.

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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

31/12/2018