Night Care Team Leader/ Senior Carer

What you’ll do

Deliver a high standard of care, companionship and support to the residents, which respects the rights and dignity of the individual and promotes independence. Encourage their social interaction with family, friends, other residents and community organisations. As an experienced carer/team leader, you will be responsible for managing the shifts and the care team, ensuring a high quality of care.

About you

A genuine desire to help others and make a positive contribution from day one

A friendly, committed, flexible team player, with a compassionate person-centred approach

£12.72 rising to £13.46 ph after six months, subject to meeting the requirements of our Competency Framework

We can offer

Our unique recruitment and retention payment of £150 after completion of 6 months’ successful probationary period and £100 on completion of a further 6 months’ continuous service.
28 increasing to 33 days inclusive of Bank Holidays, depending on length of service
Holiday purchase scheme – up to 5 days per year (pro rata for part-time staff)
Company sick pay scheme
Contributory pension scheme –which both you and CHS will contribute to
Refer a Friend Scheme (£250)
Employee Assistance Programme
Discounted gym membership (4 schemes)
Corporate members of Edenred Travel Club
Free on site/nearby parking
Free tunics
Free DBS check
Full induction

Alex Wood House is part of the charitable organisation CHS Group and offers a specialist care environment ideal for dementia care. What makes us different is our ongoing commitment to make a positive difference to individual lives and to invest in ongoing organisational training and personal development. If you would like to work for an organisation that provides the type of care that you would expect for your loved ones, we would welcome your application

For an informal chat about the post, please contact Julie Fuller – Care Home Manager on 01223 578602 or alternatively speak to the Duty Manager

Please note this position is subject to a clear Enhanced DBS Disclosure. If you are registered with the online DBS Update Service, this may expedite your application process.