Thursday , February 22 2024

Hampshire County Council Jobs Near Me – Care Assistant

Website Hampshire County Council

Job Details:

Salary Range: £19,265 – £20,290 pro-rata, per annum plus an additional temporary market supplement of £2,878 pro rata, per annum

Work Location: Bickerley Green, Ringwood

Hours per week: Full & Part time (Day & Night shift opportunities available)

Contract Type: Permanent
Applications will be reviewed as and when received so we invite you to apply as soon as possible.

Choose a career in care. Make a real difference.

Bickerley Green is a CQC rated Good nursing and residential home situated within the New Forest, just a five minute walk from Ringwood town centre.

Bickerley Green have opportunities for Care Assistant’s to join our friendly and supportive team. We are able to provide both nursing and residential care to older adults with complex health needs, including individuals living with dementia. As a service we pride ourselves on delivering the highest quality of care and support and are looking for individuals that share our values of being
person centred, working together, accountability and

Life experience is often more important than work experience in these hugely rewarding roles, if you share our values we can teach you the rest!

No two days are the same in this varied and rewarding role. As a general guide, your duties may include:

  • Supporting individuals with personal care
  • Support with hydration and nutrition
  • Moving and positioning
  • Accurate record keeping
  • Undertaking activities such as entertainment and recreation to enhance the wellbeing of individuals
  • Supporting Individuals with medication

Working for us:

Hampshire County Council cares for those who care and recognises the outstanding contribution our care staff make, so we offer a generous benefits package including:

  • Staff Wellbeing Service
  • A range of travel discounts
  • HCC funded DBS checks and updates
  • Flexible working
  • Comprehensive training
  • Staff Uniform
  • Contributory pension scheme

Values Based Recruitment:

We recruit for attitudes and values in Adults’ Health and Care. We invite you to evidence how you demonstrate the 4 core values we hold in your application.

The 4 core values are:

  • Person Centred: Has a person centred and strengths-based approach that empowers service users and carers to live independent lives.
  • Resilience: Successfully manages change and develops and maintains their wellbeing and resilience.
  • Accountable: Takes responsibility for work, actions and development; and acknowledges individual and shared accountability.
  • Works Together: Builds supportive internal and external working relationships through positive communication and constructive feedback.

Additional Information:

Care Assistant Job Description and Person Specification

Full COVID-19 vaccination status is no longer required as a condition of employment, but being fully vaccinated is strongly encouraged.

Vetting Requirements:

This post is subject to a Criminal Records Check.

Contact Details for an Informal Discussion:

Sofia Vavara, Deputy Nurse Manager on 01425 473312

Hampshire County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults. We expect all employees, workers and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment.

In order to combat discrimination, no unnecessary conditions or requirements will be applied which could have a disproportionately adverse effect on any one group. All sections of the population will have equal access to jobs. No applicant or employee will receive less favourable treatment because of age, disability, gender reassignment, race, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation, marriage or civil partnership and pregnancy or maternity, unless a Genuine Occupational Requirement (GOR) applies.

We are a Disability Confident Employer – committed to ensuring that our recruitment and selection process is inclusive and accessible.

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