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Senior Care Assistant (Days & Nights)

Based at Rowan Lodge, Crown Lane, Newnham, Basingstoke, RG27 9AN- a care home with a CQC rating of “good” in all five areas.

Starting salary £9.79 per hour

There are a variety of night shifts patterns weekdays and weekends available. Night shifts are 8pm – 8am.

As well as a competitive hourly rate, we offer the following benefits;

  • 28 days Holiday (for full time workers)
  • Comprehensive induction training
  • Ongoing training and development
  • Auto-enrolment Pension Scheme
  • NVQ Training
  • Paid breaks
  • Free meals
  • Free Uniform

Candidates will need access to their own transport to apply for this role.

Forest Care 

Forest Care is a family owned and managed company, currently with four care homes in Hampshire and Surrey. Our focus is to ensure we provide the highest standards of care to our residents, and their ongoing welfare, comfort and needs are central to how we run our homes. We want our homes to be a home in the truest sense, and we are committed to making our residents feel at home from the outset.

 Main Duties of our Senior Care Assistants;

  • Ensure all junior and domestic staff contributes to the best of their ability; in both the efficient running of the home, and its atmosphere.
  • Assist residents who need help with dressing, undressing, bathing and toilet.
  • Assist with medication administration as required/directed
  • Assist residents with mobility problems and/or other physical disabilities.
  • Promote the mental and physical activity of residents through talking to them, taking them out, sharing with them in activities such as reading, writing, and any other hobbies that they might have.
  • Assist residents at meal times if required
  • Read and write reports in case notes.
  • Inspect, launder and mend care users’ clothing
  • Answer emergency bells
  • To undertake any other duties as required by line management

Skills and Experience of our Senior Care Assistants;

  • NVQ Qualification – NVQ 3 essential.
  • A genuine willingness to care for Senior Adults within a Care Home environment
  • High level of written and spoken English

This role is subject to a successful DBS check.

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  • Salary: £9.79 per hour
  • Location: Rowan Lodge, Basingstoke, Hampshire
  • Contract type: Permanent

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Housekeeper

We are looking for a hardworking, team player to join our Housekeeping team at Rowan Lodge - a care home with a CQC rating of “good” in all five areas.

Candidates will need access to their own transport to apply for this role, due to its location. Starting salary £8.50 per hour. There are a variety of shifts patterns available. Alternate weekend working is required.

As well as a competitive hourly rate, we offer the following benefits;

  • Paid breaks
  • Free Uniform
  • 28 days Holiday (for full time workers)
  • Enhanced pay for Bank Holidays
  • Comprehensive induction training
  • Ongoing training and development
  • Auto-enrolment Pension Scheme
  • NVQ Training
  • Refer a Friend Scheme
  • Perks at Work scheme giving access to 1000’s of discounts and offers

Forest Care

Forest Care is a family owned and managed company, currently with four care homes in Hampshire and Surrey. Our focus is to ensure we provide the highest standards of care to our residents, and their ongoing welfare, comfort and needs are central to how we run our homes. We want our homes to be a home in the truest sense, and we are committed to making our residents feel at home from the outset.

Main Duties of our Housekeepers; 

  • To ensure the clean and hygienic maintenance of the home.
  • To keep a high standard of appearance to contribute to the quality of care and lifestyle afforded to each care user. This is particularly applicable to each care user’s privacy and dignity and in respect of each care user’s personal possessions.
  • To clean all allocated rooms including furniture, fittings, fabric, carpets and equipment.
  • To be aware of the health and safety statement and of the COSHH statement.
  • To clean sanitary and other equipment, with particular attention to guidelines for the control of germs and infestation.
  • To report any malfunction of equipment or fittings that require maintenance or cannot be kept to standard through normal cleaning procedures.
  • To deal with the waste bags and their prescribed disposal.
  • To perform other such reasonable duties as may be required.

Skills and Experience of our Housekeepers;

  • Previous experience working in a similar role
  • High level of written and spoken English

Please note this position is subject to a DBS check.

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Job Snapshot

  • Salary: £8.50 per hour
  • Location: Rowan Lodge, Basingstoke, Hampshire
  • Contract type: Permanent

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Care Assistant (Days & Nights)

Join the Rowan Lodge team as a compassionate Care Assistant. Main responsibilities will include assisting residents with their daily lives and promoting their mental and physical welfare at all times. This job is based at Rowan Lodge, Crown Lane, Newnham, Basingstoke, RG27 9AN - a care home with a CQC rating of “good” in all five areas.

Starting salary £8.76 per hour

Due to its location, candidates will need access to their own transport to apply for this role. Starting salary is £8.76 per hour. Some weekend working will be required for this role.

As well as a competitive hourly rate, we offer the following benefits;

  • 28 days Holiday (for full time workers)
  • Enhanced pay for Bank Holidays
  • Comprehensive induction training
  • Ongoing training and development
  • Auto-enrolment Pension Scheme
  • NVQ Training
  • Refer a Friend Scheme
  • Paid breaks
  • Free Uniform
  • Perks at Work scheme giving access to 1000’s of discounts and offers

Forest Care

Forest Care is a family owned and managed company, currently with four care homes in Hampshire and Surrey. Our focus is to ensure we provide the highest standards of care to our residents, and their ongoing welfare, comfort and needs are central to how we run our homes. We want our homes to be a home in the truest sense, and we are committed to making our residents feel at home from the outset.

Main Duties of our Healthcare Assistants;

  • Assist residents who need help with dressing, undressing, bathing and toilet.
  • Assist residents with mobility problems and/or other physical disabilities.
  • Promote the mental and physical activity of residents through talking to them, taking them out, sharing with them in activities such as reading, writing, and any other hobbies that they might have.
  • Assist residents at meal times if required
  • Read and write reports in case notes.
  • Assist with medication administration as required/directed.
  • To undertake any other duties as required by line management

Skills and Experience of our Healthcare Assistants;

  • NVQ Qualification – (Desirable but not essential as full training is provided and NVQ training is available)
  • A genuine willingness to care for Senior Adults within a Care Home environment
  • High level of written and spoken English

Please note this position is subject to a DBS check.

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Job Snapshot

  • Salary: £8.76 per hour
  • Location: Rowan Lodge, Basingstoke, Hampshire
  • Contract type: Permanent

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