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Senior Care Assistant (nights)




Buckingham Lodge, Buckingham Close, Carbrooke, Norfolk, IP256WL

Priory Group Division

Adult Care

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time




38.5 per week

Job Advert Role Description

Our determination and resilience through a particularly difficult period has helped our service users get through this pandemic, and raised awareness throughout the nation of the work we do as a team. The role of a Healthcare Assistant has never felt more rewarding, giving you the opportunity to see, first hand, the positive impact you can make. 

Through making a difference to people’s lives we can help make a difference to yours. Our Careers Pathway enables you to build a successful career within Adult Care and choose your own path within this rewarding sector, from Healthcare Assistant, Nurse through to Management and beyond.

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 Senior Care Assistant to join our team at Buckingham Lodge. 

Buckingham Lodge is a purpose-built care home designed for older people requiring residential and nursing care. Situated in a peaceful residential area in Carbrooke, Norfolk, the home offers a supportive environment with en-suite bedrooms and comfortable lounge and dining areas. Our dedicated team ensure we meet the individual’s care and social needs. There is an enclosed garden where residents can relax and socialise, and an open visiting policy and families and friends are always welcome.

At Buckingham Lodge, our residents may be coming for a short stay or making a permanent move, but either way, we all ensure they will be happy here. Our team is engaged to do their very best to help our residents in any way they can to make their stay with us as comfortable as possible. We pride ourselves on offering residents choice in all aspects of their care in a warm and caring environment, where residents are treated with dignity and respect at all times. 

We regularly organise a wide range of activities, entertainment and events each month, so that you can enjoy existing hobbies and even take up new ones including; Movement to Music, Games afternoons, Gardening, Arts & Crafts, Movie afternoon, International food day and lots more! 

As a Senior Care Assistant, both personal care and participation in activities are key parts of the role, so energy, excellent communication and organisational skills are vital.

Previous experience as a Support Worker or Care Assistant would be beneficial.

If you are looking for a rewarding career, we would like to hear from you.

Senior 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
  • Pension options

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.

When you join Priory Group you'll be part of something special. Not only do we pride ourselves on providing the highest standards of person-centred care and comfort to our service users, but we also know that Priory wouldn’t exist without our valued employees’ combined energy, expertise and effort.

As such, 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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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, and the cost of this will be covered by Priory Group. We are an equal opportunities employer.

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