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  • Staff Vacancies

    Abbeyfield The Dales is a great place to work, here are just a few reasons why:

    – A competitive starting salary of £8.65 per hour for all roles, regardless of age

    – Award-winning training, funded by the company and which you are paid to attend

    – Uniform is provided free-of-charge

    – 29 days paid Annual Holiday Allowance (pro rata)

    – Company sickness benefit scheme

    – Generous company Pension contributions.

    – A supportive and team-focused environment, with a family feel.

    – With a person-centred approach, we embrace our vision and values and truly care for our residents.

    For further details please contact:

    EMAIL: recruitment@abbeyfieldthedales.co.uk

    TELEPHONE: 01943 886012 / 01943 886004

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  • BANK Senior Care Assistant

    Location: Grove House, Ilkley
    Hours: Bank. As and when required.
    Salary: £10.45 per hour

    We are currently recruiting a BANK Senior Care Assistant to work within our friendly team at Abbeyfield Grove House in Ilkley.

    This is a Bank position, with flexible shifts to suit you.

    As a Bank member of staff, you are also able to pick up shifts at any of our Abbeyfield The Dales sites, should you wish. You will have the flexibility to pick and chose what shifts to work, around your own availability.

    As a Senior Care Assistant, you will supervise and participate in the delivery of care to the residents, taking the lead on the responsibility of residents individual care documentation, following a person centred approach.

    In this role, you will provide effective leadership for care staff through supervision, support and mentoring in all aspects of care.

    Working closely and effectively as a team, you will ensure that residents physical, social, intellectual and emotional needs are met and ensuring dignity, choice, independence and respect.

    To be able to communicate and interact well with people is essential for this role, as is an understanding and empathy for the needs of older people.

    Minimum of 3 years experience and NVQ Level 3 is essential.

    ALL ROLES ARE SUBJECT TO DBS CLEARANCE, SATISFACTORY REFERENCES AND A 3 MONTH PROBATIONARY PERIOD.

    Closing date for applications: Monday, 31st December 2018

    Interviews will take place on Wednesday, 19th December 2018

    For a full job description click here.

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  • Senior Night Care Assistant

    Location: Woodlands, Skipton
    Hours: 24 hours per week
    Salary: £10.45 per hour

    We are currently advertising for an experienced Senior NIGHT Care Assistant to work 24 hours per week – Wednesday and Thursday nights at Woodlands in Skipton.

    To be able to communicate and interact well with people is essential for this role, as is an understanding and empathy for the needs of older people.

    NVQ Level 3 (or equivalent) in Health & Social Care is essential to this role

    Abbeyfield The Dales have a fantastic induction programme and excellent training opportunities, with a focus on supporting staff to build long-term careers with the company.

    ALL ROLES ARE SUBJECT TO DBS CLEARANCE, SATISFACTORY REFERENCES AND A 3 MONTH PROBATIONARY PERIOD.

    Closing date for applications: Monday, 31st December 2018

    Interviews will take place on Tuesday, 8th January 2019.

    For a full job description click here.

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  • In-House Course Training Instructor

    Location: Grove House, Ilkley
    Hours: 22.5 hours per week
    Salary: £10.25 per hour

    We have a vacancy for an In-House Training Instructor to join our team at Abbeyfield The Dales Ltd.

    Based at Grove House in Ilkley, you will be responsible for delivering mandatory training to members of staff across all Abbeyfield The Dales sites, and within all departments.

    Hours: 22.5 hours per week within 9am-5pm working hours (Days will ideally be Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, but days can be discussed at interview)

    Experience of delivering training would be desirable but is not essential to this role. A background in a Care or similar environment would also be desirable, but again is not an essential requirement.

    Confidence and the ability to communicate and interact well with people is essential for this role, as is a general need to be organised and self-motivated.

    You will need a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel and Powerpoint, as well as a passion and enthusiasm for learning and helping others to learn and develop within their careers.

    Access to a car at all times and a willingness to travel to all Abbeyfield The Dales sites as required is essential to this role.

    Closing date for applications:  Tuesday, 18th December 2018

    Interviews will take place at Grove House, Ilkley on Friday, 21st December 2018.

    For a full job description click here.

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  • Kitchen Assistant

    Location: The Beeches, Menston
    Hours: 30 hours per week
    Salary: £8.65 per hour

    We are currently advertising for an enthusiastic Kitchen Assistant to join our friendly ream at The Beeches in Menston.

    On a two-week rolling rota working 30 hours per week (part-time,) the working pattern for this position is as follows:

    Week 1: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday – 10am-6pm

    Week 2: Monday, Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday – 10am-6pm

    You will also be required to cover holiday and sickness on occasion, as and when needed.

    Assisting the Chef and the wider Catering Team, you will assist with the preparation and serving of high quality food and beverages.

    You should be an excellent team player, with the ability to work on your own initiative and under pressure in a diverse and busy environment.

    Abbeyfield The Dales have a fantastic induction programme and excellent training opportunities, with a focus on supporting staff to build long-term careers with the company.

    ALL ROLES ARE SUBJECT TO DBS CLEARANCE, SATISFACTORY REFERENCES AND A 3 MONTH PROBATIONARY PERIOD.

    Closing date for applications: Monday, 31st December 2018

    PLEASE NOTE: Interviews will take place week commencing 7th January 2019

    For a full job description click here.

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  • Care Assistant NIGHTS

    Location: The Beeches, Menston
    Hours: 12 hours per week
    Salary: £8.65 per hour

    We are currently advertising for an enthusiastic NIGHT Care Assistant to work 12 hours per week (one night per week) at The Beeches in Menston.

    The working pattern for this role is as follows, on a two-week rolling rota:

    Week 1: Monday night

    Week 2: Wednesday night

    this includes a 30 minute unpaid break

    You will also be required to help cover holiday and sickness on occasion, as required.

    Working as part of a team, you will participate in the delivery of care to the residents to ensure that their physical, social, intellectual and emotional needs are met and ensuring dignity, choice, independence and respect.

    To be able to communicate and interact well with people is essential for this role, as is an understanding and empathy for the needs of older people.

    NVQ Level 2 in Health & Social Care would be desirable but is not essential.

    Abbeyfield The Dales have a fantastic induction programme and excellent training opportunities, with a focus on supporting staff to build long-term careers with the company.

    ALL ROLES ARE SUBJECT TO DBS CLEARANCE, SATISFACTORY REFERENCES AND A 3 MONTH PROBATIONARY PERIOD.

    Closing date for applications: Monday, 31st December 2018

    PLEASE NOTE: Interviews will take place week commencing 7th January 2019

    For a full job description click here.

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