Salary: £21,026 per annum pro rata ( £10.90 per hour) plus 15% enhancements for night working
Interviews are flexible and on a weekly basis.
Are you a caring and compassionate individual who enjoys caring for others?
Ashland Road West is a registered care home that provides person-centred care to ten service users with moderate to profound learning disabilities, physical disabilities, communication needs and complex healthcare related requirements.
Our aim is to maximize their independence through the support we provide. We are collaborative in our approach and require caring and enthusiastic team players to join our family of expert colleagues to support our service users to live a fulfilling and meaningful life every day.
What’s the catch?
There isn’t one. We offer more than just a job at NCHA and want to equip you with the right skills and knowledge to continually exceed expectations and grow. No experience is required! We are currently recruiting Support Workers and Care Assistant to join our friendly team. We also welcome Bank Workers.
So what is required?
You must be willing to learn and demonstrate excellent personal values to succeed in this role. Full training will be provided. This role carries responsibilities such as:
Co-ordinating shifts, monitoring and managing the colleagues’ Rota.
Providing emotional and physical support
High levels of personal care (including washing, bathing, dressing and feeding service users)
Assisting service users with domestic tasks such as cooking.
Our service users have a high dependency nature with the use of wheelchairs and hoists. As such, you must be willing and able to carry out moving and handling duties. We are a team that helps to build confidence and life skills at every opportunity!
Our home is staffed 24 hours a day, 365 days per year to meet the needs of our wonderful service users. It is essential that you are able to work various shifts on a rota basis including; early shifts, late shifts, bank holidays, weekends and waking nights. A bonus is also paid waking night shifts!
On occasion, you will be required to support day trips out, health appointments, sickness and emergency cover situations. Where possible we will plan in advance to ensure you have a great work/life balance.
“We are a fantastic team and our service users are brilliant. It feels like a family atmosphere at Ashland Road West” – Current colleague
Looking forward to receiving your application!
At NCHA, we value diversity and encourage colleagues and candidates to be themselves. We are an Equal Opportunities and Disability Confident Employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates including those from Black, Asian and minority ethnic, and disabled candidates. As part of our LGBT Allies Programme, we also welcome applications from members of the LGBT community and encourage inclusivity in the workplace.