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 or telephone 0191 3875371 and select the option for Reception.

RGN / Nurse

36-48 hours night shift or 24-36 hours day shift per week at Picktree Court

Salary: £17.69 per hour
Comparative rate
(£16.22 per hour – all breaks fully paid)

Job description: 
You will be required to delegate and take control of the work of a team of care assistants, administrating medications, dressings, care plan updates and liaising with other health care professionals, alongside general care duties for the elderly.

Care Assistant

1 x 16-20 hours per week day shift at Picktree Court
1 x 30 hours per week day shift at Durham House
1 x 22 or 33 hours per week night shift at Picktree Court
Bank positions also available

Salary: £8.92 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.


20 hours per week at Picktree Court

Salary: £8.72 per hour

Job description: 
The successful candidate will undertake all aspects of cleaning within the care home. Previous experience is preferred but not essential. Some knowledge of infection control is needed. Training will be provided.

Activities Co-ordinator

20 hours per week at Picktree Court

Salary: £8.72 per hour

Job description: 
Applicants must have good working knowledge of Word and Excel packages as may be required to produce posters and newsletters. Previous experience in a similar role preferred but not necessary as training could be given to the right applicant. The successful applicant will help create and implement physically and mentally stimulating activities for residents aged 65 and over. Fundraising for activities will form part of the role, so applicants with experience or new ideas would be ideal.

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