Care Assistant

Posted 4 days ago by Heritage Care Easy Apply

Care Assistant needed at Jasmine Court, High Wycombe.

Salary: £8.03 per hour rising to £8.33 per hour after probation

Hours of work: 35 hours per week, including early and late shifts, and alternative weekends on rolling rota basis.

Heritage Care is a charitable organisation that provides a range of flexible individualised care and support services for people with learning disabilities, mental health support needs and older people.

We look to recruit people who both embody and share our values: People that always behave with integrity and that seek to inspire everyone they come in contact with. People that respect diversity and value inclusiveness. People that constantly innovate to meet the needs of those we serve and impact lives in a positive way.

We have opportunities for Care Workers to join our team at our extra care flats Jasmine Court. You will work as part of a team providing physical, emotional, spiritual and social support to service users within the scheme to encourage them to achieve maximum independence where possible. To ensure that the highest standard of care is maintained in accordance with Heritage Care’s policies and procedures and CQC Fundamental Standards.

You will need to be a great team player and be able to build positive relationships with our service users, their families and our staff. You will need to demonstrate an understanding of the needs of older people living within the scheme and how to support them to lead valued lives in the community. Good literacy, numerical and verbal skills are a must. It’s also very important that you are organised, patient and of a caring nature.

Jasmine Court is a purpose built complex of 12 individual apartments for older people. Jasmine Court Extra Care apartments are designed for people who want to live in their own home but also require some level of personalised support to live independently. All flats are wheelchair accessible and there are lifts to the upper floor. Jasmine Court is set in its own pleasant gardens, next door to Holmers House care home, on the outskirts of High Wycombe

The benefits we offer include: 28 days holiday including bank holidays Pension scheme Child Care Vouchers Bike to work scheme Discount scheme with a wide range of retailers Refer a friend scheme Interest free season ticket loan for travel

We also offer an excellent career progression, extensive training and support will be provided. Our own internal QCF Centre (recognised by the City & Guilds) which can lead to formal nationally recognised care qualifications.

Please apply online now.

Applications are reviewed daily and interviews are arranged to suit.

All successful candidates are subject to full pre-employment checks including an enhanced disclosure from Disclosure and Barring Service.

Required skills

  • Care Plans
  • Personal Care
  • Social Care

Reference: 34640215

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