Care Assistant

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Job Summary

Contract Type:
Permanent
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
16/04/2019
Advert End Date:
28/04/2019 23:59
Salary:
£16,695 per annum
Hours per week:
Flexible hours available, up to 37 hours per week.
Job Category:
Care Assistant
Vacancy ID:
103439
Employment Location:
Suffolk Lodge, Wokingham

Job details 

Closing date:
28 Apr


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Further information

Our Suffolk Lodge residential care home is looking to recruit caring individuals to make a difference in lives of those living with Dementia. Suffolk lodge has an exciting year ahead of them, having recently been rated GOOD in CQC; we are looking to establish a great new team in preparation for the opening of the newly renovated Oak unit. Experience isn’t essential, as we provide a thorough induction period so you will feel confident with the care you are providing. All we ask from you is to be caring, compassionate and considerate.

At Optalis, we believe your monthly pay cheque shouldn't be the only thing you get in return for the work you do. As an Optalis employee, you can expect to benefit from:
• Paid training
• Free uniform
• Fantastic rewards package through Perkbox that offers all kinds of shopping, health, travel and insurance discounts/special offers
• Discounted sports club membership
• Robust career path
• Life Assurance
• An extra day off on your birthday
• Quarterly staff forums are an opportunity to voice opinions and make suggestions
• The monthly STAR awards reward scheme recognises staff who have gone the extra mile
• Generous pension scheme
• Working for a Mindful Employer, which means we are serious about increasing awareness of mental health in the workplace and providing support for our staff.
• Working for a Disability Confident Committed Employer, which means that, as an employer, Optalis is taking action to ensure that people with disabilities and long term health conditions feel supported, engaged and able to fulfil their potential in the workplace.

So why not come and work for Optalis and make a difference in vulnerable adult’s lives?

Want to find out more? Get in touch with our Registered Manager at Suffolk Lodge, Wendy Luck on 0118 979 3202 or email: wendy.luck@optalis.org for an informal discussion.

Want to apply? It’s easy; just click ‘Apply Now’.

We look forward to hearing from you.


Optalis is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our staff and customers. We would like to remind successful applicants that they will be required to undertake a DBS check and to provide proof of their right to work in the UK.

Optalis is a local authority trading company owned by and delivering adult social care in both The Royal Borough of Windsor & Maidenhead and Wokingham Borough Council
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