Senior Care Assistant (Days & Nights)

The Green, Billingham , Stockton-on-Tees, Teeside, TS23 1ES
The Green, Billingham Stockton-on-Tees Teeside TS23 1ES
Job Type
Full Time
Job Category
Senior Carer
Shift Type
Mixed (Days & Nights)
Shift Structure
33 hours per week
Closing Date
09 October 2022
Pay
Up to £11.09 per hour (higher rate upon proof of required qualification)

Extraordinary People, Exceptional Care

Are you a Senior Care Assistant, or a Care Assistant with a Level 2/3 in Adult Care, looking for a new opportunity with an organisation that will help you develop and achieve your professional goals and aspirations?

At Orchard Care Homes we are passionate about our colleagues, your career and personal development.   We want to support you to achieve your career ambitions with us at Orchard so choose your route to success! As one of our highly skilled Senior Care Assistants ready to enhance your knowledge and take the next step towards being a Leader at Orchard, then our new Leadership & Management Career Pathway is for you.  

Hourly rate – Up to £11.09 per hour (higher rate upon proof of required qualification)

Working hours/pattern – Days & Nights available

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

Location – The Green, Billingham, Stockton on Tees, Durham (Sat navs please use TS23 1EW), TS23 1JS

The Role:

Our Senior Care Assistants champion high quality care, compassion and resident dignity. You will work closely with a Registered Nurse or Deputy Manager and take on responsibility for the physical, emotional well-being and social needs of our residents. You will support and supervise a team of care staff, act as a role model delivering high quality care, and comply with clinical governance.

About you:

As a Senior Care Assistant you will be an ambassador of Orchard Care Homes, liaising with GPs, health professionals and the residents’ families and friends, always promoting a professional and caring image of the home whilst championing our 6 core values; Enjoy Life, Welcoming, Kind, Professional, Positive and Respectful. Whilst it’s not imperative that you have a Level 3 qualification in health and social care, you need to possess your Level 2 and have a desire to achieve your Level 3 via our career pathway.

We welcome applications from skilled workers who need Tier 2 sponsorship and already residing in the UK.

About us:

Welcome to Green Lodge Care Home - A specialist residential, dementia residential and short term respite care home in Billingham, Teesside.

Rated ‘Good’ by our regulators CQC in September 2020, Green Lodge Care Home provides short term residential, short term respite and dementia care with an early-onset dementia unit. Being located on the village green gives residents the opportunity to walk through the village and remain part of the community. We also have great links to the surrounding towns of Stockton on Tees and Middlesbrough so residents are often taking day trips to these towns.

We are proud to be listed on Stockton's ranked list for approved homes within the community.

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.

Winner of the Gold trophy for Best Smaller Care Home Group at the CHA (Care Home Awards) 2021.

Benefits;

  • Excellent training and progression opportunities, from day one, with career pathways will enable you to grow and develop into Leadership and Management, Nursing or Dementia specialisms through our Orchard Academy
  • 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

At Orchard Care Homes, we value our employees. Click here to find out more about our wide range of benefits.