Care Assistant

Maria Mallaband Care Group

Care Assistant


Maria Mallaband Care Group, Arnothill, Falkirk

  • Full time
  • Permanent
  • Onsite working

Posted 2 weeks ago, 7 Jul | Get your application in now before you miss out!

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: b616e824cd35475eb24fc3f066089677

Full Job Description

We are only able to accept applicants who have the right to work in the uk and live within a commutable distance to the location of the job role., As a Care Assistant/Carer on our team, you'll care for our residents like they're your own family. It's all about looking after their physical, psychological and social needs, and day to day you'll help with personal care activities such as washing, personal hygiene, dressing and assisting with meals. All to make sure we remain the best quality, most highly regarded Care Provider in the United Kingdom., Situated in the centre of the historic town of Falkirk, Thorntree Mews is a 40 bedded care home which offers specialist nursing, residential and dementia care. The home can also provide long and short term respite stays as and when availability allows. The care manager has over 28 years of experience in the healthcare profession and has been the manager at Thorntree Mews for 13 years. The experienced care team at take care of the varied healthcare needs of residents, from specialist support to general assistance with everyday living, while respecting their need for an independent and dignified lifestyle. The home has retained some of the building†s original features including stained glass windows, high ceilings and grand fireplaces which adds to the impressive feel of the home. Owners Countrywide Care Homes have recently invested in updating and refurbishing the home†s facilities and modernising décor throughout. Facilities include spacious lounges and quiet
rooms on each floor, an on-site hair salon and a conservatory overlooking the outdoor patio area. All areas are wheelchair accessible and en-suite bedrooms are available, along with a choice of bathroom and shower room facilities.

We provide full training so we'd also love to hear from you whatever your background, its just as important is that you're organised, have great communication skills, and that you're flexible enough to work shifts. We also believe in giving you a great career pathway, so maybe your next step might be Nurse Associate and we are committed to supporting you on your journey., Disability Confident
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At Maria Mallaband Care Group, it's our people who make us great, and we pride ourselves on how well we work together as a team., We're among the UK's largest independent care providers, employing thousands of staff in over 80 homes across the country.

Investment in new technology and services is key to our reputation for high-quality care provision, as is our commitment to staff training programmes and our emphasis on progressive career paths.

Our vision is to be the best quality, most highly regarded Care Provider in the United Kingdom, and an employer of choice for care workers.

We truly understand…

That people are unique - this means everyone we care for is one of a kind, so we surround ourselves in their stories and we celebrate their individuality.

The importance of passion - it fills every one of us, it fuels our devotion for the people we care for, and it makes our homes happier.

That honesty is everything - no-one wants to think about the time when a loved one needs care, but we'll be here to help when that time comes.

That happiness comes with openness - we proactively support new friendships, new discoveries and better ways of living as our residents enter the next chapter in their lives.

Working with us will result in some excellent rewards & benefits including -

  • Simply Health - company funded, providing cashback for prescriptions, optical and dental costs 24/7 virtual GP access plus more for you and up to 4 children

  • Early Pay - Access to earned pay prior to payday

  • Benefits platform - discounts across multiple retailers, leisure providers, hospitality etc.

  • An exclusive discount on Tastecard - dine out with up to 50% off total food bill

  • Free criminal record checks

  • Pension Scheme with Nest

  • Flexible working patterns

  • Cycle to work scheme

  • Recommend a friend - up to £750

  • Service recognition

  • Training support and development opportunities

  • Employee Assistance Programme

  • Wellbeing support

  • Discounted gym membership

  • Benefits require completion of a 12-week probationary period before they can be accessed.

  • Benefit subject to deduction not taking colleague below National Living Wage

  • The fact you're here makes us think you're exactly the type of person who is passionate about care. Just as importantly, you're ready to put the happiness and well-being of the people who live with us at the heart of everything you do.

    What's more, we've now adopted a flexible working approach to all our roles as many of our people prefer part time contracts. That means you'll have as much flexibility as you need to fit your role around your other commitments. All you need to do is tell us the hours you want to work and we'll do our best to make it happen.