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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 £9.00 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 Staff Required

    Roles available: Care Assistant, Senior Care Assistant, Kitchen Assistant, Chef and Domestic Assistant

    Locations: Fern House, Bingley. Grove House, Ilkley. The Beeches, Menston. Woodlands, Skipton and Ing Royde, Halifax

    Flexible working with excellent rates of pay, starting at £9.00 per hour

    We are currently recruiting for Bank staff across all Abbeyfield The Dales sites, and in numerous roles:

    • Care Assistant
    • Senior Care Assistant
    • Kitchen Assistant
    • Chef
    • Domestic Assistant

    Joining our team as a member of Bank staff allows you to be flexible with your working hours, giving you the option to choose how much or how little you work, and when.

    Bank staff have no contracted hours, and will be called upon to cover annual leave, sickness and other busy periods within the business. Bank staff are paid at the same excellent rates of pay as permanent members of staff, and accrue annual leave per hours worked.

    As a Bank member of staff, you have the option to work at any of our Abbeyfield The Dales sites across West and North Yorkshire, which include:

    • Grove House, Ilkley
    • Fern House, Bingley
    • The Beeches, Menston
    • Woodlands, Skipton
    • Ing Royde, Halifax

    As a Bank member of staff at Abbeyfield The Dales, you will benefit from the same award-winning training as permanent staff, delivered in-house and which you are paid to attend.

    For more information and to apply, please contact our Recruitment team:

    Email: recruitment@abbeyfieldthedales.co.uk

    Telephone: 01943 886012 / 01943 886004

     

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  • BANK Senior Care Assistant

    Location: Grove House, Ilkley but a willingness to travel to other sites would be very welcome
    Hours: As and when required
    Salary: £10.66 per hour

    We are currently recruiting for a Bank Senior Care Assistant for Grove House, Ilkley to join our friendly team at Grove House, 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 choose 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.

    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: Monday, 15th April 2019

    For a full Job Description for the role of SENIOR CARE ASSISTANT click here

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  • Community Support Carer

    Location: Based in Ilkley, but with travel to cover the surrounding area and sites.
    Hours: 36 hours per week (working 5 days out of 7, as required to meet the needs of the residents/service users)
    Salary: £9.00 per hour (plus mileage)

    We are looking to recruit a Community Support Carer to participate in the delivery of care to our residents/service users. You must be able to work flexibly over our numerous service sites and in the local community to meet the diverse needs of our residents/service users. A clean driving licence and your own car is essential for this role. A mileage allowance will be paid. The role is a Monday to Sunday rota to be flexible to fit in with the needs of the service. You will be working 5 days per week with 2 days off and the shift duration will vary to meet the needs of the residents/service users.

    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.

    For a full Job Description for the role of COMMUNITY SUPPORT CARER click here

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  • Care Assistant

    Location: Grove House, Ilkley
    Hours: 12.75 hours per fortnight (which includes working alternate weekends.)
    Salary: £9.00 per hour

    We are currently recruiting for an enthusiastic Care Assistant to join our team at Abbeyfield The Dales, Grove House in Ilkley.

    This is a part-time position, working 12.75 hours once per fortnight (including alternate weekends.) The rota for this position is as follows:

    Thursday 14.30-21.30pm

    Friday 14.30-21.30pm

    Saturday 7.30am-14.30pm

    Sunday 7.30am – 14.30pm

    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, 15th April 2019

    Interviews will take place on Monday, 29th April 2019

    To view a full Job Description for the role of CARE ASSISTANT please click here.

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  • Domestic Assistant

    Location: Fern House, Bingley
    Hours: 30 hours per week (Monday-Friday 9.00am-3.00pm, then working every 3rd weekend (with 2 days off mid-week when working the weekend.)
    Salary: £9.00 per hour

    We have an exciting opportunity for a Domestic Assistant to join our friendly team at Fern House in Bingley.

    Working 30 hours per week, you will work Monday-Friday from 9.00am-3.00pm, with a weekend to work every 3rd week (during which you will have 2 days off mid-week.)

    As Domestic Assistant, your role will be to maintain a clean environment in all areas, to maximise resident’s comfort and enjoyment of their surroundings.

    You will help to ensure that all communal areas are clean and tidy at all times, and to required standards, and that all work is carried out with regard to the resident’s rights.

    An understanding of cleanliness, hygiene and how to clean to a high standard is vital to this role, as is the ability to work well as a part of a team.

    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, 29th April 2019

    Interviews will take place on Thursday, 9th May 2019

    Please note, where there is a high volume of applicants, closing date may be brought forward at our discretion.

    If you do not hear back from us with regards to your application within 10 days of applying, please assume that you have not been successful on this occasion.

    To view a full Job Description for the role of DOMESTIC ASSISTANT please click here.

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  • Care Assistant (Nights)

    Location: Fern House, Bingley
    Hours: 36 hours per week
    Salary: £9.00 per hour

    We are currently recruiting for an enthusiastic Care Assistant to work nights at our newest site at Abbeyfield The Dales, Fern House.

    The role is 36 hours per week, 7.00pm to 7.30am (3 nights) on a rota basis to cover some weekends.

    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: Thursday, 2nd May 2019

    Interview date:  Tuesday, 14th May 2019

    For a full Job Description for the role of CARE ASSISTANT click here

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  • Senior Care Assistant

    Location: The Beeches, Menston
    Hours: 36 hours per week
    Salary: £10.66 per hour

    We are currently recruiting for a Senior Care Assistant to work 36 hours per week (3 x 12.5 hours per week, this includes a 30 minute unpaid break) on a rota basis at The Beeches, Menston.

    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 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, 29th April 2019

    Interview date:  Wednesday, 8th May 2019

    For a full Job Description for the role of SENIOR CARE ASSISTANT click here

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  • Care Assistant

    Location: Fern House, Bingley
    Hours: 36 hours per week
    Salary: £9.00 per hour

    We are currently recruiting for an enthusiastic Care Assistant to work at our newest site at Abbeyfield The Dales, Fern House.

    The role is 36 hours per week, 7.00am to 7.30pm (3 days) on a rota basis to cover some weekends.

    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: Thursday, 2nd May 2019

    Interview date:  Tuesday, 14th May 2019

    For a full Job Description for the role of CARE ASSISTANT click here

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  • Part-time Care Assistants

    Location: Woodlands, Skipton
    Hours: Part-time
    Salary: £9.00 per hour

    Part-time Care Assistants required for an extra care scheme with 31 apartments. Residents age from 65 to 100 years old with some being independent and others needing various levels of support.

    We are looking for Care Assistants with the same values as Abbeyfield The Dales – Caring, Open, Honest and Respectful. We want people who are passionate about ensuring our residents are supported to feel secure, cared for and valued and we want you to help us enrich their lives. Our resident’s wellbeing is at the centre of everything we do.

    Working as part of a team and independently when necessary, 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 : Friday, 3rd May 2019

    Interviews will take place on Friday, 10th May, 2019

    For a full job description click here

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  • Senior Care Assistant (Mat. cover)

    Location: Grove House, Ilkley
    Hours: 36 hours per week
    Salary: £10.66 per hour

    We would like to recruit a Senior Care Assistant to join us on a Maternity Cover Contract at Abbeyfield The Dales, Grove House, Ilkley. The role is 36 hours per week, (3 days) on a rota basis to cover some weekends.  The shifts are as follows:

    Week 1:  Friday, Saturday and Sunday – 6.45am to 7.15pm

    Week 2:  Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday – 6.45am to 7.15pm

    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.

    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: Monday, 13th May 2019

    Interviews will take place on the 22nd May 2019

    For a full job description click here

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