Recruitment

Please see the following list of current jobs available within Premier Care Homes.

All of our positions require successful applicants to provide an enhanced disclosure (DBS), the cost of which is met by the applicant.

To apply for a job download our application form or email admin@premiercarehomes.co.uk or telephone 0191 3875371 and select the option for Reception.

Senior Care Assistant

Hours: 1 x 36 hours or 1 x 24 hours per week night shift at Picktree Court

Salary: £9.96 per hour with NVQ3
Comparative rate
(£9.13 per hour with NVQ3 – all breaks fully paid)

Job description: 
You will provide nursing care, comfort, and companionship to the highest standards for elderly residents and be part of the Premier Care Homes Group. As a Senior Care Assistant, you will be responsible for the effective running of the floor. A caring nature and a genuine interest in helping others is essential. Must be able to work using their own initiative without supervision over a 7 day rota. Previous senior care experience is preferable. NVQ3 in Health and Social Care preferred but not essential.

Care Assistant

Hours: 1 x 16 – 20 hours per week day shift, 1 x 30 hours per week day shift, at Picktree Court, weekends included
1 x 16 – 20 hours per week day shift, 1 x 30 hours per week day shift, at Durham House, weekends included
1 x 20 hours per week night shift at Durham House, 1 x 22 or 33 hours per week night shift at Picktree Court, weekends included

Salary: £8.41 per hour with NVQ2

Job description: 
You will provide nursing care, comfort, and companionship to the highest standards for elderly residents. An NVQ2 or NVQ3 in Health and Social Care, or medication training is desirable. Duties will include assisting with personal care for the elderly, helping with daily bathing, dressing, feeding, toileting and other care duties as required.

Activities Co-ordinator

Hours: 20 hours per week at Picktree Court

Salary: £8.21 per hour

Job description: 

Applicants must have good working knowledge of Word and Excel packages as may be required to produce posters and newsletters. The successful applicant will help create and implement physically and mentally stimulating activities for residents aged 65 and over. Fundraising for day trips and outings will form part of the role, so applicants with experience or new ideas for this type of activity would be ideal.

Domestic

Hours: 20 hours per week, weekends included at Picktree Court

Salary: £8.21 per hour

Job description: 

The successful candidate will undertake all aspects of cleaning across all three floors within the care home. Previous experience is preferred but not essential. Some knowledge of infection control is needed.

Maintenance Engineer / Handyman

Hours: 40 hours per week over a 7 day period

Job description: 
Applicants must be able to carry out general mechanical and electrical maintenance as required around the Home. Other duties will include painting, decorating, gardening and general errands. Applicants must hold a valid, clean driving license. A relevant qualification is preferable.

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