**Includes £300 Welcome Bonus**
Health Care Assistant
Home: Fairburn Mews
Location: Castleford, WF10 2PY
Hours: Full time and part time hours available
Shifts: 12-hour shifts, with the flexibility needed for days and nights
Hourly rate: £8.91 - £9.27 per hour (dependent on qualifications)
Exemplar Health Care made first place in the “Tomorrow’s Care” awards 2021 for our commitment to supporting colleagues, mental health and wellbeing so be assured you are joining a company that really does want to make every day better.
About the role
Our Health Care Assistants provide a high level of personal, physical and emotional care that can include all aspects of day-to-day activities, personal care and companionship.
Despite its expected challenges, being an Exemplar Health Care Assistant is a role that is incredibly rewarding.
About the home
Fairburn Mews is a purpose built service in Castleford will become home for up to 20 service users comprising of two specialist units. Lowrie unit is a specialist nursing unit for people who have a diagnosis of Huntington ’s disease and Hulme unit specialises in working with adults with a vast array of complex mental and physical health needs and associated challenging behaviours.
Career development at Exemplar Health
We’re committed to investing in our colleagues. The following programmes are available as and when you need them, blending elearning with more traditional programmes.
• Four day induction for new team members
• MAST training to refresh core competencies
• Apprenticeships and Higher Apprenticeships
• Specialist clinical skills development
Exemplar Health Care is embracing a new and exciting role for care colleagues to develop into a nurse support role with a Trainee Nurse Associate programme.
Rewarding your dedication
The reputation we’ve earned is all thanks to the talented and passionate people at the heart of Exemplar Health Care. And we’re always looking for new ways to say ‘thank you’ for the dedication, care and compassion that our teams show every single day. Here are just some of the benefits:
• Paid DBS
• 5.6 weeks holiday
• Continuous professional development
• My FIRST Rewards – with access to lifestyle and retail discounts, an award winning 24/7 employee counselling and support service, and an online Wellbeing Centre
• Refer a friend scheme
Exemplar Health Care’s FIRST values:
Our values underpin everything that we do, and ensure that we continue to make every day better for our residents and colleagues. We look for these values in everyone who works with Exemplar Health Care.
Find out more and apply now
For further details on the role please read the ‘Job description and person specification’ or call our Recruitment Team on 01977 630 830.
When you’re ready to apply for the role, click on ‘Apply for this job’ to complete your application.
To apply for this role you must have had a full course of COVID-19 vaccinations (unless medically exempt)
At Exemplar Health Care you will work in an inclusive environment in which we champion diversity. We understand the importance of our workforce representing the communities and populations we serve, providing a work place where you are encouraged to be yourself whilst offering our colleagues and our service users support, care and a place of belonging.
Our Equality , Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging vision statement is to ‘make every day better by creating a fair and inclusive culture where we live our values and celebrate our differences, to provide the best care for our community’.
“There are many career opportunities at Exemplar Health Care and the support that I’ve received has been amazing. Everyone at Exemplar Health Care is committed to not only our residents, but each other. I am proud to be part of the Exemplar family.”
Nurse – Exemplar Health Care