North Hertfordshire Homes

  • Baldock
Our Flexicare Housing schemes at North Hertfordshire Homes are purpose-built properties for individuals 55+ with care support needs. Our tenants live in a self contained flat and maintain their independence with use use of communal facilities.

We currently have positions available for experienced Care Workers to join our CQC registered Supported Living services.

Permanent positions are for a fixed location where staff are assigned to one site of work and work as part of a rolling monthly rota. Bank positions are also available should you wish to work on a none salaried contracted hours basis around your own commitments.

The main purpose of this role is to provide a high quality service to our residents. You will be responsible for providing personal care, providing assistance with administering medication and dealing with emergency calls.

Job role includes:

Rolling monthly rota; through a combination of AM and PM shifts

4 sleep in nights a month in which staff stay in the staff flat on site, paid in addition to salary and only woken through Careline for emergencies

Every other weekend and rotas includes a fixed day off every week.

Company Health benefit scheme

Annual bonus scheme

In house training; including Care Certificate training, 6 monthly & annual refreshers

Company Bonus Scheme

Full Induction

Enhanced DBS

External additional training

Job role areas involves.....

Personal care support

Medication duties

Regular Training

Shopping / Domestic support

Emergency onsite support via telecare services

Lunch club services, Activities and Events engagement

Enablement Services

Manual handling

Looking for.....

Strong team work & communication skills

Previous hands on care experience is essential

QCF Level 2 and/or Level 3

Business support and engagement

Full induction, care certificate and onsite training provided to all new recruits.

The successful candidates will have experience of working within a care environment and will show the drive and passion required to go the “extra mile” for service users. We are looking for a strong team player who is reliable, punctual and professional. Ideally you will also hold a qualification in care or a related subject.

Offers of employment will be made subject to an enhanced DBS check.

*The following opportunities are available;

Baldock (Temple Court) – 10hr weekend

Hitchin – 37 hour, fixed term (maternity leave)

- 25 hour, fixed term (maternity leave)

– 25 hours, perm

Letchworth – part time, 25 hours

St Albans - part time, 25 hours

- full time, 37 hours