£9.22 per hour. Our Night Care Assistants will be based at various locations across Surrey, please see advert text below for further information.
You will benefit from 24 days annual leave (pro-rate for part time), rising to 28 days after 2 years' service, a generous local government salary related pension, as well as the option to join our car lease scheme.
Surrey County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We want to be an inclusive and diverse employer of first choice reflecting the community we serve and particularly welcome applications from all under represented groups.
An enhanced DBS 'Disclosure and Barring Service' check for regulated activity (formerly known as CRB) and the Children's and Adults' Barred List checks will be required for this role.
About the role
Our residential homes for older people operate 7 days a week, 24 hours a day. This includes bank holidays, evenings, weekends and nights and we have a variety opportunities (full time, part time and bank) for Night Care Assistants across our services.
The homes are in the following locations:
- Birchlands, in Egham
- Heathside, in Woking
- Meadowside, in Staines-upon-Thames
- Keswick, in Great Bookham
- Chalkmead, in Merstham
- Barnfield, in Horley
- Orchard Court, in Lingfield
Are you looking for a job where no two nights are the same? Do you want to come into work knowing you're able to make people feel empowered to be the best they can be?
We are hiring for Night Care Assistants; a role that allows you to not only make a difference to older people but also for them to make a positive impact on you. A great Care Assistant is someone who is kind, patient, open and respectful and with that in mind we appreciate that the best care assistants bring life experience and strong values to their everyday duties within the older people's homes.
Through building rapport and treating our residents with dignity and respect, you will be able to build strong relationships that will be centred on personal, practical, social and emotional care needs of residents.
Does this sound like a career you'd be interested in? If so, we'd love to hear from you and your application should show:
- An ability to be flexible and adaptable to meet the needs of our residents
- Excellent communication and observational skills
- Ability to work well as part of a team
- A positive, friendly and proactive attitude
For an informal discussion about this role and for more information regarding available hours, please contact Lonah Buwu on 07805 861531 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We look forward to receiving your application.