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Care Assistant

Orwell Housing Association LTD

Hadleigh, Suffolk

15000 - 20000

Full time

Orwell Housing Association LTD

Closing - 28 Oct 2020

Orwell Housing Association

We are looking for someone who understands it’s the little things that can make the biggest difference – making a difference together is at the heart of what we do.

Our Care Assistants support our customers with all aspects of their day-to-day living, including personal care.
You will enable our customers to maintain their dignity and independence and lead fulfilling lives. You will be warm and friendly and have a natural caring nature, great sense of humour and a positive energy that brings a smile to people’s faces.

– Do you want to feel that you are doing more than just a job?
– Are you someone who has cared for a loved one or friend and feel that you have more to give?
– Do you love being on the go, love a bit of variety and would like to help people who have changing needs to remain as independent as possible in their own homes?

All our customers ask of you is that you have the time to listen, you respect them, and you are understanding and patient.

This is not only a chance to make a difference to other people’s lives, but also your own. We offer a real family feel here at Orwell and caring about each other is what really matter.

What’s in it for you?

– reward and recognition awards
– Introduce Someone You Know bonus scheme
– free DBS checks
– free Hepatitis vaccination
– free Flu vaccination
– 22 – 26 days annual leave, plus 8 bank holidays (pro rata)
– wellbeing promise
– the opportunity to be a part of something truly special
– flexible working and training

Sydney Brown Court is situated in the ancient market town of Hadleigh, Suffolk, and has a number of local amenities including a doctor’s surgery, dentist, post office, public houses and boutique shops.
Working in partnership with Babergh District Council, Sydney Brown Court consists of 33 self-contained one-bedroom apartments; all are large enough for two people.

For further information on our services please visit our website: www.orwell-housing.co.uk

Closing Date: 28th October 2020
Interviews: from 2nd November 2020

Full PPE will be provided including certified face masks which are always required to be worn in line with current Public Health England guidelines.

Orwell is committed to safeguarding and safer employment and the principles of empowerment.
Successful applicants will be required to complete an Enhanced DBS Disclosure.

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