Position: Care Assistant
Location: Mundy House, Church Road, Basildon, SS14 2EY
Rate of pay: Meets National Minimum wage requirements
Hours: Day and night shifts available (33 hours each)

We offer first class care for the elderly on a permanent or respite basis, delivered by highly trained professionals in lovely comfortable surroundings.
Our philosophy is simple; we want everyone to enjoy life to the full. We never forget that all our residents are individuals and we treat them with dignity, privacy and respect while offering freedom of choice and championing independence. We are ensuring every day is a fulfilling and enjoyable experience.
Mundy House is a Care Home in Basildon that specialises is residential care. To enable residents to maintain an active and independent lifestyle, the home has its own bar and café, and is located close to local shops and amenities.
You will play an essential part in supporting the well-being and quality of life of each individual in your care.
We are looking for exceptional individuals with the right attitude, skills and knowledge who share our passion to deliver the best quality care experience.

Skills, knowledge and qualifications required:
• Genuine interest in working with the relevant Service Users group
• Ability to communicate effectively at all levels
• Team player
• Ability to work on own initiative
• Willingness to participate in Vocational Training Programme
• Satisfactory DBS check

Job purpose:
To assist in the provision of care and work as part of the team to achieve required standards. To ensure Service Users retain their dignity and individuality. To be involved in the general activities of the Care Centre. To maintain a safe and secure environment for Service Users, Staff Members and Visitors.
Here are some of the can benefits we can offer:
• Enhanced pay for Bank Holidays
• 24 hour Telephone Employee Assistance Programme helpline
• Online discounted vouchers for several companies
• Opportunity for progression within the company
• Continuous support to maintain the training you need to deliver excellence
• On-going support from a motivated and committed Head Office and Regional Teams
• Refer a friend scheme

If you think you have the right skills and attitude to deliver the best quality of care within our homes, then please send your CV to recruitment@hcsolutions.co.uk. For more information contact Robyn on T.01564820182.

Please take a look at our careers page at www.larchwoodcare.co.uk

We look forward to hearing from you!

Larchwood Care are currently seeking a Care Assistant for our Kingsgate Care Home located in Glasgow.

Kingsgate Care Home employs skilled and professional staff who achieve high standards of care of Frail Elderly Residents and those with Dementia. Offering short and long term care within purpose built accommodation Kingsgate offers a safe a secure environment for everyone.

Located just minutes from East Kilbride in a quiet residential area, the home come with ensuite rooms, beautifully decorated communal areas, 2 dining rooms, a café and reminiscence room.

The home stands in its own grounds with an enclosed courtyard garden, and pleasant walks available in the nearby James Heritage Country Park and the Museum of Rural Country Life.

The ideal candidate will play an essential part in supporting the well-being and quality of life of each individual in your care, you will be responsible to promote as much independence for our residents as possible and treat all residents with understanding and dignity. If you are a team player and have excellent listening skills then apply today!

To apply for this role you must have the following:

•Work on your own initiative
•Be caring and compassionate
•NVQ Level 2 in Care (desired but not essential)

In return we can offer you:

•Enhanced pay for Bank Holidays

•24 hour Telephone Employee Assistance Programme helpline
•Online discounted vouchers for several companies
•Opportunity for progression within the company
•Continuous support to maintain the training you need to deliver excellence
•On-going support from a motivated and committed Head Office and Regional Teams
•Refer a friend scheme

To apply for this role contact Robyn at Larchwood Care on 01564 820 182 or apply online today!

Larchwood Care are currently seeking a Care Assistant for our Nayland House Care Home in Nayland, Colchester

Nayland House, in Colchester, specialises in elderly and dementia care for up to fifty-three residents within a homely environment that respects personal freedoms and an active lifestyle.

The home is fully registered with the Care Quality Commission, taking the health, security and hygiene needs of residents seriously and welcoming a number of bilingual service users.

Bedrooms have their own television and phone points and are all en-suite, though good social and lounge areas make for an excellent communal atmosphere also.

The ideal candidate will play an essential part in supporting the well-being and quality of life of each individual in your care, you will be responsible to promote as much independence for our residents as possible and treat all residents with understanding and dignity. If you are a team player and have excellent listening skills then apply today!

To apply for this role you must have the following:

•Work on your own initiative
•Be caring and compassionate
•NVQ Level 2 in Care (desired but not essential)

In return we can offer you:

•Enhanced pay for Bank Holidays

•24 hour Telephone Employee Assistance Programme helpline
•Online discounted vouchers for several companies
•Opportunity for progression within the company
•Continuous support to maintain the training you need to deliver excellence
•On-going support from a motivated and committed Head Office and Regional Teams
•Refer a friend scheme

To apply for this role contact Robyn at Larchwood Care on 01564 820 182 or apply online today!

Larchwood Care are currently seeking care assistants at our Dungate Manor Care home in Reigate for an immediate start.

Dungate Manor is a care home located in the Surrey community of Reigate, offering care to elderly people with physical frailties and also many with mental health issues such as dementia.

Dungate Manor provides comfortable and restful accommodation, where the residents are able to relax whilst having all their health, medication and nutritional needs met by the skills of highly-qualified care professionals.

The aim of staff is to provide residents experiencing memory loss and mental health difficulties with an environment that is advantageous to the practice of life skills.

The ideal candidate will play an essential part in supporting the well-being and quality of life of each individual in your care, you will be responsible to promote as much independence for our residents as possible and treat all residents with understanding and dignity. If you are a team player and have excellent listening skills then apply today!

To apply for this role you must have the following:

•Work on your own initiative
•Be caring and compassionate
•NVQ Level 2 in Care (desired but not essential)

In return we can offer you:

•Enhanced pay for Bank Holidays

•24 hour Telephone Employee Assistance Programme helpline
•Online discounted vouchers for several companies
•Opportunity for progression within the company
•Continuous support to maintain the training you need to deliver excellence
•On-going support from a motivated and committed Head Office and Regional Teams
•Refer a friend scheme

To apply for this role apply online today!!

Job Type: Full-time

Larchwood Care are currently seeking a Night Care Assistant for an immediate start at our Memory House Care Home in Leigh on Sea.

Memory House Care Centre is registered for thirty-nine service users and has been set up to specifically suit the needs of individuals experiencing a decline in their cognitive abilities.

Residents may be suffering from a form of dementia, such as Alzheimer’s, or have Parkinson’s or be in need of stroke or cancer care, all of whom are looked after by expert carers who protect personal healthcare needs while respecting personal dignity.

Fully trained, caring staff are committed to helping residents maintain good health, dignity and respect in a home from home environment.

The ideal candidate will play an essential part in supporting the well-being and quality of life of each individual in your care, you will be responsible to promote as much independence for our residents as possible and treat all residents with understanding and dignity. If you are a team player and have excellent listening skills then apply today!

To apply for this role you must have the following:

•Work on your own initiative
Be caring and compassionate
•NVQ Level 2 in Care (desirable but not essential)

In return we can offer you:

•Enhanced pay for Bank Holidays
•24 hour Telephone Employee Assistance Programme helpline
•Online discounted vouchers for several companies
•Opportunity for progression within the company
•Continuous support to maintain the training you need to deliver excellence
•On-going support from a motivated and committed Head Office and Regional Teams
•Refer a friend scheme

To apply for this role apply online today!

Closing date: 15th February 2019

Larchwood Care are currently seeking a Care Assistant for our Memory House Care Home in Leigh on Sea.

Memory House Care Centre is registered for thirty-nine service users and has been set up to specifically suit the needs of individuals experiencing a decline in their cognitive abilities.

Residents may be suffering from a form of dementia, such as Alzheimer’s, or have Parkinson’s or be in need of stroke or cancer care, all of whom are looked after by expert carers who protect personal healthcare needs while respecting personal dignity.

Fully trained, caring staff are committed to helping residents maintain good health, dignity and respect in a home from home environment.

The ideal candidate will play an essential part in supporting the well-being and quality of life of each individual in your care, you will be responsible to promote as much independence for our residents as possible and treat all residents with understanding and dignity. If you are a team player and have excellent listening skills then apply today!

To apply for this role you must have the following:

•Work on your own initiative
•Be caring and compassionate
•NVQ Level 2 in Care (desirable but not essential)

In return we can offer you:

•Enhanced pay for Bank Holidays
•24 hour Telephone Employee Assistance Programme helpline
•Online discounted vouchers for several companies
•Opportunity for progression within the company
•Continuous support to maintain the training you need to deliver excellence
•On-going support from a motivated and committed Head Office and Regional Teams
•Refer a friend scheme

To apply for this role apply online today!

Closing date: 15th February 2019

Larchwood Care are currently seeking a Night Time Care Assistant for our Diamond House Care Home located in Downham Market.

Diamond House, is a caring and welcoming care home in Downham Market, whose team of professional carers specialise in effective residential, dementia, end of life and respite care. The home has a dementia friendly environment as well as being fully equipped in order to cater to residents with physical disabilities.

Diamond House has a large range of activities organised by an onsite co-ordinator for both group activities and also on a one-to-one basis. There are also a variety of external companies who come into entertain the residents both regularly and seasonally.

Fully trained, caring staff are committed to helping residents maintain good health, dignity and respect in a home from home environment.

The ideal candidate will play an essential part in supporting the well-being and quality of life of each individual in your care, you will be responsible to promote as much independence for our residents as possible and treat all residents with understanding and dignity. If you are a team player and have excellent listening skills then apply today!

To apply for this role you must have the following:

•Work on your own initiative
•Be caring and compassionate
•NVQ Level 2 in Care (desirable but not necessary)

In return we can offer you:

•Enhanced pay for Bank Holidays
•24 hour Telephone Employee Assistance Programme helpline
•Online discounted vouchers for several companies
•Opportunity for progression within the company
•Continuous support to maintain the training you need to deliver excellence
•On-going support from a motivated and committed Head Office and Regional Teams
•Refer a friend scheme

To apply for this role contact Robyn at Larchwood Care on 01564 820 182 or apply online today!

Larchwood Care are currently seeking a Care Assistant for our Copper Beeches Care Home located in Liss, Hampshire

Copper Beeches Care Home is in beautiful countryside near Liss, public transport is very limited so a car driver is preferable, we can accommodate full time and part time positions and pay upto £8.70 per hour

The ideal candidate will play an essential part in supporting the well-being and quality of life of each individual in your care, you will be responsible to promote as much independence for our residents as possible and treat all residents with understanding and dignity. If you are a team player and have excellent listening skills then apply today!

To apply for this role you must have the following:
•Work on your own initiative
•Be caring and compassionate
•Experience caring for those with dementia
•NVQ Level 2 in Care

In return we can offer you:
•Enhanced pay for Bank Holidays
•24 hour Telephone Employee Assistance Programme helpline
•Online discounted vouchers for several companies
•Opportunity for progression within the company
•Continuous support to maintain the training you need to deliver excellence
•On-going support from a motivated and committed Head Office and Regional Teams
•Refer a friend scheme

To apply for this role contact Robyn at Larchwood Care on 01564 820 182 or apply online today!

Larchwood Care are currently seeking a Senior Care Assistant at our Avonbridge Care Home Located in Hamilton

Avonbridge Care Home is situated on the banks of the River Avon, next to the historic bridge from which the home takes its name. Being only a short distance from the centre of Hamilton the home is in the midst of a lively community. It is thought of as a community within the community. Representatives from local churches and schools are regular visitors to the home. Due to the open visiting policy and families are free to visit the home at any time recognising, of course, the protected meal times.

We are looking for exceptional individuals with the right attitude, skills and knowledge who share our passion to deliver the best quality care experience.

The ideal candidate will be passionate and have enthusiasm working with the service users. You will have experience caring for those with Dementia and be a confident team player.

To apply for this role you must have the following:
•Genuine interest in working with the relevant Service Users group
•Good communication and organisation skills
•Confident team player
•Satisfactory Policy check and check against the SOVA list
•Ability to work on own initiative
•Willingness to participate in Vocational Training Program
•Previous experience of working with the relevant Service User Group
•SVQ level 3 in care
•Experience/Qualification in the safe Handling of medicines

In return for this we can offer you:
•Enhanced pay for Bank Holidays
•24 hour Telephone Employee Assistance Programme helpline
•Online discounted vouchers for several companies
•Opportunity for progression within the company
•Continuous support to maintain the training you need to deliver excellence
•On-going support from a motivated and committed Head Office and Regional Teams
•Refer a friend scheme

If you think you have the experience, skills and attitude then contact Robyn at Larchwood Care today or apply online

Larchwood Care are currently seeking a Night Time Care Assistant for our Mountwood Care Home located in Andover.

Mountwood Care Home situated in Andover, a small market town with an array of shops and attractions, provides dementia, residential & nursing care on a permanent and respite basis.

Fully trained, caring staff are committed to helping residents maintain good health, dignity and respect in a home from home environment.

The ideal candidate will play an essential part in supporting the well-being and quality of life of each individual in your care, you will be responsible to promote as much independence for our residents as possible and treat all residents with understanding and dignity. If you are a team player and have excellent listening skills then apply today!

To apply for this role you must have the following:

•Work on your own initiative
•Be caring and compassionate
•NVQ Level 2 in Care

In return we can offer you:

•Enhanced pay for Bank Holidays
•24 hour Telephone Employee Assistance Programme helpline
•Online discounted vouchers for several companies
•Opportunity for progression within the company
•Continuous support to maintain the training you need to deliver excellence
•On-going support from a motivated and committed Head Office and Regional Teams
•Refer a friend scheme

To apply for this role contact Robyn at Larchwood Care on 01564 820 182 or apply online today!