Health Care Assistant/Acting Shift Leader (nights including weekends) Six Month Temporary Contract – Linby, Nr Nottingham


Sherwood Care Home, Linby, Nr Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

Hourly Rate: £8.31 to £9.79 (dependent on experience and shift)

Posted: 03/11/17

Hours: 33 per week (nights including weekends) - 20:45 to 07:45 over a 7 day rota

This position is a six month temporary contract

Can you make an older person smile while you’re supporting them to live life to the fullest?

We’re looking for an experienced compassionate Health Care Assistant/Acting Shift Leader (nights) to join our care team at Sherwood House Care Home, Linby, Nr Nottingham. From helping with personal care to chatting over a cup of tea, you will be there to make a difference.

We want an experienced Health Care Assistant/Acting Shift Leader who shines with empathy, commitment and great listening skills.

Why work for us?

At Friends of the Elderly we create an environment that’s welcoming, open and friendly. The quality of our employees is what sets us apart in delivering excellence.

As you look after older people, we in turn will look after you.

Because once we’ve hired our stars, we aim to keep them.

Friends of the Elderly offers:

  • Competitive pay
  • Optional pension and healthcare scheme
  • Retail voucher and reward scheme (shared with up to five friends and family)

Download our staff benefits guide

Preferred Experience and Certifications:

  • Care of older people
  • Supervision of staff
  • NVQ Health & Social Care L3 desirable but not essential
  • Must have the Right to Work in the UK

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Download Health Care Assistant Job Description and Person Specification

Download Health Care Shift Leader Job Description and Person Specification

Due to legal restrictions in giving personal care you must meet the minimum age of 18.

If you would like further information or you have any questions – get in touch for a chat by calling Andrea Downs on 0115 964 2721 and we’ll go from there.

Our application process is fast and simple. If you haven’t had a response from us within two weeks of submitting your application, you may assume that you have not been successful on this occasion.

At Friends of the Elderly we take your privacy seriously. The personal information we gather and hold is managed in accordance with the Data Protection Act (1998). The information you provide will only be used for the processing of your application and directly related purposes. We will not disclose or share personal information about you with any third party without your consent.