Senior Care Assistant - Days or Nights

Grange Farm, 340 Leeds Road, Lofthouse, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF3 3QQ
Grange Farm, 340 Leeds Road, Lofthouse Wakefield West Yorkshire WF3 3QQ
Job Type
Permanent
Job Category
Senior Carer
Pay
Up to £10 per hour

Senior Care Assistant – Full Time – 33 hours per week – £10 per hour – Lofthouse Grange & Lodge, WF3 3QQ

Exceptional People, Extraordinary Care

Why Orchard? We don’t just want to be the provider of choice, we want to be the employer of choice.
Here at Orchard Care Homes our foundations are built on 6 core values; Enjoy Life, Welcoming, Kind, Professional, Positive and Respectful.

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.

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.
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

Lofthouse Grange & Lodge is located within easy reach of Leeds and Wakefield and provides specialist care for several conditions and complex needs, such as Dementia, strokes, diabetes and end of life care. The Grange is a 24-hour residential care unit with 31 beds, and the Lodge provides additional around the clock Dementia care to 57 residents. The modern home has recently been awarded ‘Good’ by CQC and has also been refurbished and designed with the comfort, privacy and independent lifestyle choices of residents in mind.

What can we offer you?
- Excellent training and progression opportunities
- Recognition schemes such as ‘Making a Difference’ and our annual award ceremony
- Free Uniform
- Free DBS
- Unlimited access to our Refer a Friend bonus scheme (available to permanent employees)
- Perkbox membership, access to tailored online shopping, travel and health & fitness discounts
- Access to our 24/7 Employee Support Hub offering confidential support on personal and professional issues.
- Competitive Annual Leave + Employer contributing pension

Day Senior Care Assistant shift pattern – 08:00 to 20:00
Night Senior Care Assistant shift pattern – 20:00 to 08:00

Senior Care Assistant – Full Time & Part Time – 44/33/22 hours per week – £10 per hour – Lofthouse Grange & Lodge, WF3 3QQ


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