About the Company
Abbey Lodge is a 23 bed care home in Hythe, Kent. The home has been run and managed by the Bown family for 24 years and has gained one of the best reputations in the area for elderly residential care. We pride ourselves on delivering excellent care for each of our residents and in still that ethos into our staff. We are looking to recruit a care assistant who has a desire to make a difference to the elderly in the daily care which they require. The home has lovely sea views of the English Channel and is on the A259 with good transport links. We have a close knit team who know the home and this contributes to Abbey Lodge being an enjoyable and fun place to work and provide care. Please note that the role involves flexible working across the majority of the week.
We are looking for high quality carer’s who match our values:
Engaging, helpful and kind
Make a difference in people’s lives every day
Help residents to get involved with activities and events
Provide high quality care and service for the resident in a dignified and respectful manner.
Have great communication skills
Patient, resilient and empathetic
Enjoying working as part of a team and create a fun and family orientated atmosphere
Able to use initiative to provide person centred care to our residents
We can offer you:
Full induction and ongoing support and training
5.6 weeks holidays
Employer Contribution towards your pension
Opportunity to work with a close knit care and management team who work within a fun, family atmosphere for the benefit of residents and staff.
Free Meals when working long days
Job Type / Category
Job Type: Full -time or Part-time
Salary: £10.00-£10.50 per hour
Contracted hours: 24 or 36 hours per week Night and Day Shifts available.
Additional Short notice shifts to cover for holidays and sickness when required.
Job Types: Full-time,Part-Time – Permanent Positions