Careers at Ashbourne Lodge
We are looking for flexible and committed people who can contribute to our already exceptional team. As a Mobile Care Assistant, you will support the Care teams in the five Milford Care homes across Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire by helping cover staff absences, holidays etc. If you are hardworking, a team player and can deliver award-winning care, then we want to hear from you.
You must be a compassionate and caring person with a passion for caring for older adults. You must be reliable and dependable, and committed to making a difference to other people’s lives. Your lifestyle must allow for a good level of flexibility as you may be called to work at any of the Milford Care homes in Milford, Alfreton, Belper, Hucknall or Ashbourne on a short notice. Having your own car and a clean driving license is useful because of the nature of the role.
About the role:
Care Assistants are required to tend to resident’s needs throughout the day and night. This will include working as a team to respond to call bells, assist residents with personal care, repositioning and their nutritional requirements and offering comfort and companionship to residents. As a Mobile Care Assistant, you may be called to work at any of the Milford Care homes in Milford, Alfreton, Belper, Nottingham or Ashbourne. You will be guaranteed a set number of hours monthly (equivalent to a full-time or a part-time role dependent on your wishes), and will have the opportunity to pick up additional work if you wish.
Milford Care group was established in 1985 with the opening of Milford House. Now, over 30 years later Milford Care operate 5 homes across Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire. Our unswerving commitment to quality care has seen Milford Care win a number of high profile regional awards, from Best Care Home-Central England (Yours Magazine) and Best Healthcare Development (LABC) to Best Care Group (Central England). In 2016 Milford Care were finalists in the “Care Employer of the Year Award” category at the Great British Care Awards.
What we offer:
- Competitive pay rate
- Guaranteed monthly hours
- Extensive free training (including Level 2 & 3 NVQ/Diploma’s and other higher level qualifications, the Care Certificate and other specialist training)
- Great opportunities for your personal professional development
- An interesting and varied job role with the opportunity to learn from five different homes
- Paid holidays (28 days pro rata)
- Compensation for travel costs
- Enhanced pay rates for public holidays
- Company pension scheme
- Free uniform
- Free parking
Salary: £9.00 per hour + travel costs
*This vacancy is available at all homes*
Please apply via email with an up to date CV
Spencer Grove, Belper – email@example.com
Milford House, Belper – firstname.lastname@example.org
The Meadows, Alfreton – email@example.com
Ashbourne Lodge, Ashbourne – firstname.lastname@example.org
Hazelgrove, Hucknall – email@example.com
If you would like to apply via application form please call in to any of our homes and contact a member of staff.