Care UK

Vacancies

  • Job Reference
  • SYS-12174
  • Location
  • Grosvenor Road, Chichester
  • Job Description
  • Care_Assistant.pdf
  • Post Code
  • PO19 8FP
  • Min Pay Rate
  • 9.88
  • Max Pay Rate
  • 10.40
  • Shifts Available
  • Bank shifts
  • Job Copy
  • Have you a passion in supporting older people? Do you have interest Health and Social Care  plus a willingness to learn? Then we can offer you the care career you’ve always wanted, with excellent benefits and flexible hours, including a choice of day, night or weekend shifts.

    What you’ll do

    Assisting residents with their physical and emotional needs, you will do whatever it takes to help them get the most out of life. More than just a carer, you will be a true friend who champions their dignity and maximises their independence, and you will have an increasingly important part to play in the development of care plans and the induction of new colleagues.

    Who you are

    With broad knowledge of caring for the elderly, you will be able to make a significant contribution from your first day. To succeed, you should be capable of prioritising your own workload, maintaining detailed records and using your initiative to the full, and you will be determined to develop your skills with our support.

    Who we are

    With 120 homes and day clubs across the UK, we provide expert respite, residential, nursing, dementia and end-of-life care for older people. Our highly personal, patient-centred approach has seen us enjoy rapid growth, with three new homes planned for next year, so we can offer exceptional career opportunities to people who care as deeply as we do.

    What we offer

    As one of our valued care assistants you can expect comprehensive training in general clinical care as well as dementia. What’s more, we offer one of the best benefits packages around, including, a stakeholder pension and life assurance scheme, bank holiday enhancements, child care vouchers, thousands of online and in-store discounts and free uniform.

  • Where you'll work
  • Our new care home in Chichester opened in December 2021. We’ provide quality
    care for older people in a luxurious setting.

    Our experienced and committed team deliver the best in permanent and short-
    term residential, nursing and specialist dementia care.

    Like in all Care UK homes, the care we provide is tailored to the individual
    needs, interests and preferences of each person we care for. We call this person-
    centred care. We are also passionate about ensuring that residents and their families
    are fully involved in decisions around their care. That way, residents feel in control,
    and receive the care they need in the way they wish.

    When you first set foot inside our Chichester Grange care home – with its hair and
    beauty salon, cinema room, welcoming café and inviting dining rooms – you’ll be
    forgiven for thinking you’ve entered a five-star hotel. We believe that moving into a
    care home is just another part of life, and one that should be enjoyed to the full. So
    everything from the design of the home, to the meals we provide, and the activities
    we organise are all focused on supporting residents to feel like royalty.

Care UK is committed to ensuring that it employs people with the right mix of talent, skills and potential and will assess every applicant fairly regardless of race, gender, religion, sexual orientation, responsibilities for dependents, age, physical/mental disability or offending background. Having a criminal record will not necessarily prevent you from working with us, it will depend on the nature of the role and background of any offence.