Position ; Handyperson
Location: Hillcrest care home
Rate of pay: TBA
Hours: 37.5 hours (full-time)

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.
Hillcrest care home is a residential and a secure dementia home
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:
• General maintenance knowledge
• Communication skills
• Team player
• Clean driving licence/use of car
• Satisfactory Police/POVA check
• Ability to work on own initiative
• Willingness to train on current Health & Safety/Fire/EHO issues
• Preferred knowledge of heating systems, laundry & legal regulations

Key responsibilities:
• Report and action any known to defects to appliances, damaged furniture/equipment and any other potential hazards. Inform Home Manager of actions taken.
• Clear signs, snow & grit the paths/steps.
• Cut grass & keep sheds, out buildings tidy.
• Keep records of fire test, call point checks, temperatures and adhere to company policies on daily/weekly & monthly checks.
• Driving duties as required.
• Ensure all equipment is clean, well maintained & replace is necessary or applicable.
• ‘On call’ for emergencies.

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 Hillcrest Care Home on 01603 626073.

Please take a look at our careers page at www.larchwoodcare.co.uk
Closing date: 7.6.2020

Alexander Court Care Home in Thetford are currently seeking a Senior Night Care Assistant to join our dedicated and hard working team.

Alexander Court Care Home is a purpose-built residential home, situated in the heart of Thetford.

The modern building has been designed specifically with the needs of elderly residents in mind, and a very caring team work hard to make everyone feel at home. The home operates an open door policy and encourage visiting at all times. There are regular outings to local places of interest including the library, park and the Dad’s Army museum.

All of the bedrooms are en-suite, with TV’s in each room and phone sockets are available on request. Alexander Court has communal and quiet lounges, a television lounge overlooking the garden as well as other areas for quiet relaxation.

The Successful candidate will have previous experience as a Senior Carer or have worked as a Care Assistant and looking for the next step in your career. We are looking for exceptional individuals with the right attitude, skills and knowledge who share our passion to deliver the best quality care experience.

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
•NVQ 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 apply online today or call the home on 01842 552 934

Alwoodleigh Care Home in Huddersfield are currently seeking a Night Care Assistant to join our team on a full time basis.

Alwoodleigh Nursing Home, in Huddersfield, is a converted Victorian property in which members of the community with residential and nursing needs can enjoy the care of skilled professionals.

A charming period interior, the property stands in picturesque surroundings, with landscaped gardens that make the warm summer days particularly special.

There are many additional elements of this care service, such as regular outings and visits from entertainers, as well as music therapy and many seasonal events.

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!

Laureate Court Care Home are looking for Care Assistants to join the team.

Laureate Court Care Home has been purpose-built to suit a wide range of nursing and residential care needs, for permanent admissions and short-term respite requirements.

This large accommodation can welcome up to eighty-one residents, making an excellent contribution to healthcare in Rotherham, while carers look to ensure that every resident is treated as an individual and achieves an enjoyable lifestyle within the service.

Health and fitness is an important part of the Laureate Court itinerary, with an extensive activities programme and a nutritional food menu of fresh produce.

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
Apply online today!

Ravenstone Care Home in Droitwich are currently seeking a Care Assistant to join our hardworking and dedicated team on a part time basis, 22 hours per week.

Ravenstone Nursing & Residential Home is a Droitwich home that provides numerous care packages, for long-term residence and temporary respite needs, while being suitable for people with physical disabilities.

This comfortable Georgian property has been purposely converted to suit a quality care service, in which residents can enjoy an independent lifestyle with the use of mature gardens and a patio area.

There are a number of quiet and communal lounges to choose from and many trips and social events as part of the home’s itinerary.

The home is looking for a caring and empathetic care assistant to take care of the homes residents on a daily basis to meet their needs.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

Apply online today!

Job Type: Full-time

Hollies Care Home in Reading are currently seeking a hardworking and dedicated Registered Nurse on a full time basis

Hollies Care Home is set in a rural village location with views over fields from the back of the home. The village has its own local bakery, greengrocers, butchers and pub and is fortunate to have very close links with the local church “St Marys” who attend the home monthly for Holy Communion services.

A warm and homely atmosphere can be found in the Hollies lounges, one of them a reminiscence lounge and the other one a lovely peaceful “quiet lounge” which families enjoy booking for private functions. An activities coordinator ensures a full program of entertainment, with piano playing a favourite pastime, together with arts, crafts and quizzes.

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

Skills, knowledge and qualifications required:

•1st Level Nurse
•Ability to communicate effectively at all levels
•Genuine interest in working with the relevant Client group
•Satisfactory Police Check and check against the POVA List (where applicable)

Desired:

•Team player
•Experience and qualification in care for relevant Client category
•Previous supervisory experience

Key responsibilities:

•To achieve the highest possible standard of care in a professional manner through direct nursing care and effective supervision of Staff Members. To take management responsibility for a shift as directed.
•Ensure that all Staff Members contribute, to the best of their ability, to the efficient running of the Care Centre and the creation of an atmosphere conducive to the best interests of the Clients. Duties may include acting up for the Deputy Home Manager and/or the Home Manager in their absence.
•Adhere to all appropriate NMC guidelines / regulations.
•Adhere to all Company policies and procedures within the defined timescales

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 apply today. For more information contact The Hollies Care Home. Please take a look at our careers page at www.larchwoodcare.co.uk

We look forward to hearing from you!

Cams Ridge Care Home in Fareham are currently seeking a Care Assistant on day shifts on a full time basis for 33 hours per week.

Cams Ridge Care Home is a Fareham residential and nursing facility from the portfolio of Larchwood Care, dedicated to improving the lives of people with care needs.

A highly-qualified care team combine the benefits of a homely and pleasing interior with a modern outlook on care, prizing the independence of service users as a top priority.

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
•SVQ 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!

Great Horkesley Care Home in Colchester are currently seeking a Night Care Assistant top join our hardworking and dedicated team.

Great Horkesley Manor is a Colchester care home that, with seventy-two en-suite bedrooms, makes a significant contribution to elderly care needs in the community.

Residents with dementia, Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s are among those who have benefitted from a modern and respectful care service, supporting dignity and personal freedoms.

A respite service is also available from Great Horkesley, with occupants enjoying television and Internet access in their own bedrooms

The home is looking for a caring and empathic care assistant to take care of the homes residents on a daily basis to meet their needs.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

Apply online today!

Great Horkesley Care Home in Colchester are currently seeking a Care Assistant top join our hardworking and dedicated team.

Great Horkesley Manor is a Colchester care home that, with seventy-two en-suite bedrooms, makes a significant contribution to elderly care needs in the community.

Residents with dementia, Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s are among those who have benefitted from a modern and respectful care service, supporting dignity and personal freedoms.

A respite service is also available from Great Horkesley, with occupants enjoying television and Internet access in their own bedrooms

The home is looking for a caring and empathic care assistant to take care of the homes residents on a daily basis to meet their needs.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

Apply online today!

Great Horkesley Manor Care Home in Colchester are currently seeking a Senior Care Assistant to join our dedicated and hard working team.

Great Horkesley Manor is a Colchester care home that, with seventy-two en-suite bedrooms, makes a significant contribution to elderly care needs in the community.

Residents with dementia, Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s are among those who have benefited from a modern and respectful care service, supporting dignity and personal freedoms.

A respite service is also available from Great Horkesley, with occupants enjoying television and Internet access in their own bedrooms.

The Successful candidate will have previous experience as a Senior Carer or have worked as a Care Assistant and looking for the next step in your career. We are looking for exceptional individuals with the right attitude, skills and knowledge who share our passion to deliver the best quality care experience.

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
•NVQ 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 apply online today!