Care Assistant

Parkhouse Avenue, Castletown, Sunderland, Tyne & Wear, SR5 3DF
Parkhouse Avenue, Castletown Sunderland Tyne & Wear SR5 3DF
Job Type
Full Time
Job Category
Carer
Shift Type
Mixed (Days & Nights)
Shift Structure
Days, Nights or Flexi shifts available - 33 to 38 hours per week
Pay
£8.91-£9.16 (higher rate upon proof of required qualification)

Extraordinary People, Exceptional Care

Are you a Care Assistant, or someone brand new to Care, looking for a new opportunity with an organisation that will help you develop and achieve your professional goals and aspirations?

Hourly rate – £8.91 to £9.16 per hour (higher rate upon proof of required qualification)

Working hours/pattern – Days and Nights available

  • 08:00 hrs to 20:00 hrs (Days)
  • 20:00 hrs – 08:00 hrs (Nights)

Location – Parkhouse Avenue, Castletown, Sunderland, SR5 3DF

The Role:

Our Care Assistants provide person centred care, and support our residents to maintain their independence, this includes supporting with personal care, mealtimes and activities.

About you:

As a Care Assistant you will provide emotional support to our residents and ensure that their quality of life is enhanced. You will also be provided with a comprehensive induction programme and a range of qualifications and pathways for you to fulfil a career in care.

About us:

Welcome to Lansbury Court Care Home - A specialist residential, dementia residential and short term respite care home in Sunderland.

Rated ‘Good’ by our regulator CQC, Lansbury Court is a purpose-built, single-storey modern care home located in the former mining community of Castletown. Our home provides specialist residential, dementia residential and short-term respite care and boasts a ‘Gold’ rating by Sunderland City Council 2018. Lansbury Court benefits from its proximity to the River Wear and Hylton Castle, with transport links to Wessington Way and a bus service that stops directly outside the home.

Orchard Care Homes has a strong reputation in the care industry for running and managing care homes across the UK.  We have over 15 years of experience, running 24 care homes across the North and Midlands.

Benefits;

  • Excellent training and progression opportunities, from day one, with career pathways to enable you to grow and develop
  • Recognition schemes, such as ‘Making a Difference’
  • Unlimited access to our Refer a Friend bonus scheme
  • Access to our fantastic Employee assistance programme in association with BUPA that provides 24/7 support

Covid Measures:

Orchard Care Homes value the safety of our residents and staff above all else with over 80% having now received both vaccinations. Our staff received regular Covid tests to protect their wellbeing and both our staff and residents are among the first wave of people to receive the Covid vaccine in the UK.


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Care Home in Sunderland

Lansbury Court Care Home

Welcome to Lansbury Court Care Home A specialist residential, dementia residential and short term respite care home in Sunderland. Rated ‘Good’ by our regulator CQC, Lansbury Court is a ...

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