Are you looking for an exciting and rewarding challenge?!
We are recruiting Healthcare Assistants and Nurses for care and nursing homes throughout the UK.
About us :
We are Avanta Care one of the UK’s leading healthcare companies. We offer our employees more than just a job We offer a career in care!
About you :
You will be kind, friendly, polite and flexible.
Ideally, you will have some previous care experience. This does not just have to be professional This could be voluntary, or personal care Such as caring for a family member.
You will be able to speak, read and understand English to at least an intermediate level.
Little or no previous professional experience?
No problem! We can provide all the necessary training to allow you to work within the healthcare industry. Our training course takes place at our training centre in Leeds.
The course is 5 days long, and includes hotel accommodation, with breakfast and discounted evening meals. Plus, free access to the gym, swimming pool and sauna!
What the job involves :
Teamwork in a care home environment for the elderly
Helping people carry out their daily activities in line with individual care plans
Promoting independence, dignity and choice
Emotional and social support
Liaising with family members and health care providers
Regular training to develop skills
Updating care records to reflect changing needs and preferences
Flexible working within a rota set by the care home manager
You will have :
Experience of working within a care environment for older people is preferred - We can provide the training and qualifications required to help progress your career in health care
Willingness to work above and beyond to maintain our high standards
Good standard of verbal and written English
Extra perks :
Not only do we guarantee a minimum of 35 hours of work per week, we also pay a higher hourly rate for evenings and bank holidays
All Avanta Care employees receive a private health plan
Option to join our Loyalty Scheme
We can assist with your DBS check, insurance and uniform
If you come to work with us from the wider EU, we can help find you somewhere to live near your work placement and get you settled comfortably into UK life
Avanta Care operates a workplace pension, workers will be auto-enrolled after three months of employment