Care Assistant Days
Sanctuary Group
Fleetwood, Nort, GB
4h ago

At Sanctuary Care, we believe in providing high quality care homes where people are looked after with the utmost dignity and respect.

It goes without saying that kindness is what care is all about, so first and foremost, we carefully choose our staff for their kind and compassionate nature.

We aim to care, nurture and enrich the lives of all in our family’ at Sanctuary Care, whether that’s our staff, residents or family members.

Care Assistant Days

Guys Court Residential and Nursing Home, 409 Poulton Road , Fleetwood , Lancashire

£9.60 to £9.79 per hour (new to care or bags of experience, it’s your heart that counts) Rate Effective 1st January 2022

Full and part time hours available

Benefits and rewards

We know you work so hard and being the best Care Assistant you can be needs to be rewarded. We are very proud to offer the following :

  • 20 days annual leave plus bank holidays (pro rata)
  • Life assurance
  • CQC performance bonus
  • Overtime enhancement
  • Occupational sick pay after qualifying period
  • Excellent training and development opportunities
  • Refer a friend scheme with payment of up to £750 available
  • Contributory pension from Sanctuary Care
  • Access to a free 24 / 7 support service providing support including legal, financial, emotional and medical advice
  • Discounts on shopping, holidays, cinema, dining, days out and much more via My Rewards’
  • Criminal Records Checks are funded by Sanctuary Care.
  • Why work for us?

    We spend so much time at work don’t we, so our ethos at Sanctuary Care is to enrich the lives of both our residents and staff.

    Let’s have some fun while we’re at work, support each other and work hard as a team.

    94% of our employees told us in a recent staff survey that they would recommend Sanctuary Care as a great place to work.

    There’s loads of training and promotion opportunities available for those who want to pursue it and every day job satisfaction at Guy’s Court Residential & Nursing Home all regardless of role.

    Sanctuary Care has over 100 care homes and you can feel’ the difference a team makes the moment you step through one of our doors.

    The team at Guy’s Court is special and we’re looking for special people to join us. Become a part of it and apply for this role.

    Where you’ll work

    There is so much for the residents, who receive residential and nursing care, to enjoy, including toddlers visiting from the nearby nursery.

    People from St Wulstan’s Church next door to the care home regularly join us for afternoon tea. Our residents are also welcomed along to the church for games of bingo with people from the local community.

    Some of our residents also enjoy going on trips to the local pub for a chat over a pint. Members of Cleveleys Writers often pop over to see us and read poetry and we also welcome visits from singers and musicians, who play the ukulele and guitar.

    We are very lucky to have a talented young starlet who auditioned for singing competition The X Factor, who comes to Guy’s Court and other residential and nursing homes in the area to sing for the residents.

    Are you our next Care Assistant? Here’s more about the role :

  • First and foremost we work together as a team to enrich our residents’ lives let’s support our colleagues too and have fun in the process
  • We give the highest quality of personalised care to our residents in line with their individual care plans
  • Leisure and social activities are a really important part of the day let’s get stuck in
  • It’s very simple if we can be the best Care Assistant we can be by being kind and supportive in every way to our residents, their families and our colleagues, then we’re all doing a great job.
  • What skills do I need?

  • Team work! A happy team, makes for happy residents and a happy home
  • Experience is not essential, as we will support you with all the training and support you’ll need to do the job, what is important is that you are caring, enthusiastic and have energy to share
  • Being able to communicate well is essential along with a flexible approach
  • You’ll also be kind and have a real genuine like for older people and their needs, ensuring we treat everyone with the respect and dignity they deserve.
  • We hope you feel you could be our next team member.

    The reference number for this position is 152807.

    Closing date : 2nd February 2022

    To join Sanctuary Care you will need to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 and Influenza prior to commencing employment, unless you are medically exempt.

    You will be required to provide evidence of all vaccinations as part of the recruitment process.

    We might get a lot of applications so reserve the right to withdraw this advertisement at any time. Don’t miss out, please apply early.

    Building Equality and Diversity

    Sanctuary Group encourages and welcomes applications from people from diverse backgrounds to support our commitment to offering an inclusive environment for our employees and customers.

    We work closely with the Home Office in order to prevent illegal working.

    An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check will be necessary in the event of a successful application which we will pay for.

    Sanctuary Care Limited is a subsidiary of Sanctuary Housing Association, an exempt charity.

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