Care Assistant- Blue Cedar Lodge
Hightown is a charitable housing association transforming thousands of lives every year. We do this by building hundreds of much needed new homes and providing care and supported housing services for a wide range of people. We have high ambitions, a principled approach and a dependable, flexible team that delivers.
Your role as a Care Assistant is to provide appropriate support to individuals, which includes personal care, assistance with eating and drinking and in developing full and meaningful lifestyles that are appropriate to their needs and wishes. As well as promoting individuality, choice and people`s rights. You are also required to undertake practical domestic tasks such as cooking and cleaning.
Experience is not essential as we will give you with all the training you need to provide an exemplary service and gain new skills including, a recognised vocational qualification. You will need a caring, positive nature and enjoy working as part of a friendly, dedicated team
About the role
Your responsibility will be to provide appropriate support to each person
living in their own flat to enable them to develop independence skills, be involved in decisions regarding their life and participate in their local community.
You will have a flexible and positive attitude, and will work as part of a team to deliver exemplary service to our clients. You will have a commitment to, and an understanding of, all equality and diversity issues and take a positive approach to providing a high standard of service to our clients.
We offer a range of benefits which include:
Generous annual leave allowance of 25 days per year, rising with service, plus statutory bank holidays
Workplace pension scheme
45 pence per mile mileage for the first 5,000 miles
Life assurance of three times your annual salary
Comprehensive training and development support
Annual bonus based on satisfactory performance
Closing date: Sunday 15th April 2018
Interview dates: Wedsneday 2nd May 2018
To apply for this position please visit http://www.hightownha.org.uk/careers/ and complete an online application form.
Please be advised that this recruitment process will be carried out online and would ask that you check your emails regularly. Please also quote the reference number of the job when applying.
We are an Equal Opportunities Employer.