Care Assistant

Location: Crofton Court

Contract Type: Full Time

Closing Date: 08 December 2019

Salary: 8.21

Specific Hours: 44

Care Assistant

Here at Crofton Court we are looking for an enthusiastic, caring and exceptional  Care Assistant to join our caring friendly team.

We are looking for carers who are starting out their career and carers who are experienced who want to be part of Akari Care and who will be proud to be a part of the family.

Akari Care will offer you development plans, never curb your enthusiasm and support you in every way. In return we will look to you to promote an atmosphere which enables our residents to have fun and thoroughly enjoy living at Crofton Court whilst assisting them with their individual needs.

Crofton Court Care Home is situated in Blyth, Northumberland. It is in the town centre, next to the Community Hospital. There is easy access to shops and cafés, the library and community centres. There are also very good public transport links. Blyth port is five minutes walk away.

Crofton Court has a lovely, welcoming feel to it. It is very peaceful, light and airy. Visitors often say that it’s not like a Care Home: it’s a home!

Person-centred care is at the heart of our working ethos. Staff interact with residents in a polite but friendly manner. They get to know the things they like and don’t like, as well as their little quirks. The staff are always cheery and good humoured, and that rubs off on the residents. It’s fair to say that we really are one big happy family!

Benefits of working at Akari Care

What we will offer you in return!

  • A competitive starting salary with the opportunity to increase this through training and development
  • We cover the cost of your DBS check
  • Uniform provided
  • Recognition schemes (Akari Star Award)
  • Refer nurses bonus scheme (subject to T&C’s)

If Crofton Court sounds like somewhere you would like to work then please get in touch to arrange a tour.

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