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Quality and compassion are central to everything we do. Every person working at Glenburnie Lodge has the potential to have a positive impact on the lives of the people we care for, whether they are working in direct care roles or ‘behind the scenes’ in hospitality or administration.

Care Assistant | Permanent

Wenvoe, Vale of Glamorgan | Date posted: August 1, 2023

Job description

An exciting opportunity exists for the right candidate to work with us as a Care Assistant in our luxury care home, Glenburnie Lodge Care Community, Wenvoe.

The home has 70 suites and offers the very best care and services for elderly people. The successful candidate must have the passion, drive and enthusiasm and will share the same values and principles as Glenburnie Lodge Care Community, when delivering a high-quality service to our ladies and gentlemen. In return, we will ensure that you have an excellent salary and benefits.

We believe that the ladies and gentleman who live with us deserve to have the highest standards of person-centred care and service at all times.

Responsibilities of a Healthcare Assistant include:

· Ensuring the highest levels of care are maintained for all ladies and gentlemen living in the home according to their wishes.

· Washing, assisting with toileting requirements, dressing, undressing, assisting with food and drink as and when required according to our ladies and gentlemen’s individual needs

· Promote rights, dignity, privacy and respect to all our ladies and gentlemen

· Assisting and interacting with our ladies and gentlemen during activities

· Observing care planning needs and completing daily records in line with our company policies

· Collaborate with other healthcare professionals as required

Essential Requirements of a Healthcare Assistant:

Excellent communication skills

Willingness to learn

 

Benefits:

Pension scheme

5.6 weeks annual leave pro rata

Career development opportunities and bespoke training

Free onsite parking

Disclosure and Barring Service Check:

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

 

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent

 

Salary: £11.00 per hour

 

Benefits:

  • Company pension
  • Employee discount
  • Free parking
  • On-site parking

Schedule:

  • 12 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Night shift
  • Weekend availability

 

Experience:

  • Care home: 1 year (preferred)

 

Work Location: In person

Application deadline: 25/08/2023

Feel respected and supported in a fantastic work environment

Glenburnie Lodge is a brand-new luxury care home which offers a wonderful environment for those who live and work there. We care about the well-being of our colleagues, treating everyone fairly and kindly. That’s why we offer our team members not just a highly competitive rate of pay but also a range of other benefits including individual uniforms (which we will launder too), home cooked meals while on a 12-hour shift and a comfortable staff room with all you need to enjoy a well-earned break.

We will support you to become qualified

Our care colleagues at Glenburnie Lodge are provided with all of the training needed to provide excellent care. We actively encourage and enable our care team colleagues to further develop their skills. We will support with Personal Development Plans and with Social Care Wales registration and renewal every three years. There are also opportunities to learn alongside peers through our regularly arranged Team Meetings which provide a chance to share best practice, experiences and challenges.

What we expect from you

Everyone working in a care role at Glenburnie Lodge will be caring, compassionate and passionate about their work and be dedicated to providing the best care possible. Your work will include helping people with personal care and support, nutrition and hydration and taking part in activities.

Care colleagues at Glenburnie Lodge must be registered with Social Care Wales or be willing to register, be willing to continue developing professionally and attend relevant training, both online and in-person. If required, you will be willing to complete a QCF qualification. Ideally you will have experience working in a care home, understand and have experience in care planning and record keeping, safeguarding and regulatory frameworks.

Free Parking

Free Meals While on Duty

Career Progression

Supported Learning

Friendly Enviroment

Glenburnie Awards

Golden Ticket Scheme

The Very Best Home

Meet Kate, your Home Director

“As the Home Director of Glenburnie Lodge and a Registered Manager of Nursing & Care services since 2004, I am delighted to provide you with the highest possible quality care”.

“I firmly believe that through efficiency, openness and transparency and therefore our quality of care, Glenburnie Lodge will be unrivalled in choosing a home for you or your loved ones”.

“I look forward to welcoming you”.

We recruit a variety of roles

Quality and compassion are central to everything we do. Every person working at Glenburnie Lodge has the potential to have a positive impact on the lives of the people we care for, whether they are working in direct care roles or ‘behind the scenes’ in hospitality or administration.

Nurses

For highly professional and dedicated nurses, we offer a high quality, supportive and rewarding working environment, where you are empowered and valued.

Carers

The vital role played by Carers in providing exceptional care is valued and recognised at Glenburnie Lodge.

Domestic Staff

Every member of the team at Glenburnie Lodge in key to providing the very best care environment possible.

Kitchen Staff

First class food and drink are a hallmark of the quality available at Glenburnie Lodge.

Admin Staff & Other Roles

The whole community at Glenburnie Lodge plays a vital role in offering exceptional care.