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Care Assistant (Days, Nights, Bank)

Reference

PRI27559

Location

Carlingford Lodge, 76 Upper Dromore Road, Warrenpoint, Newry, County Down, BT34 3PN

Priory Group Division

Adult Care

Vacancy Type

Bank, Permanent - Full Time, Permanent - Part Time

Salary

£8.30 p/h

Hours

various available (Days, Part time and Twilight)

Job Advert Role Description

We are currently looking to grow our already established and dedicated team of care assistants at our site in Warrenpoint. Carlingford Lodge is a modern, purpose built nursing home, in Newry accommodating accommodates up to 75 older people. We support people with physical needs who require assistance and care. The home is designed to meet the needs of older people with comfortable lounge, dining areas and a fabulous arts and activities room. The attractive enclosed gardens and patio provide residents with a relaxing place to sit and enjoy the outdoors. The homely and comfortable environment Carlingford Lodge provides enables us to provide person centred care tailored to the needs of our residents.

  • Do you believe that everyone is entitled to the very best care and support?
  • Do you want to make a lasting difference in people’s lives?
  • Do you want to support people to help them achieve their goals, dreams and aspirations?

We do and we are passionate about providing excellent residential, nursing and dementia care and support to older people with varying levels of need. As a care assistant, you will have the opportunity to be part of 1000s of stories of inspiring care and support for our residents.

As a care assistant you will be supporting our residents with their day to day lives, encouraging them to live as independently as possible.

Our ideal care assistant will:

  • Have a great sense of humour and be able to engage and develop positive relationships with residents
  • Be reliable, friendly and caring to help our residents achieve their everyday goals (including personal care)
  • Be able to support in house activities and hobbies
  • Engage with residents and their families to continuously develop care plans
  • Be resilient, attentive and ensure our residents are treated with the dignity and care they deserve

What we’ll give you:

  • A rewarding job, full of variety and opportunities for career development
  • Brilliant, ongoing training to help you achieve more
  • Support of an experienced and friendly team of colleagues
  • A range of salary sacrifice benefits, cashback rewards, pension options and much more!
  • Access to our Career Pathways, which will help shape your career with us – you can work towards goals and milestones that will take your career in whichever direction you wish

Please call Carlingford on 02841759200 if you’d like an informal discussion. We’re also recruiting for Bank Care Assistants, so please still get in touch if this may be more suitable for you.

Division DBS info

We want to invest in your future, for more information on Career Pathways within Priory, please click here!

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

31/05/2019