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Support Worker - Downham Grange Nursing Home



15th April 2019

Spring into a new career with Kingsley Healthcare!

Join us and help us change lives.

Kingsley Healthcare is a family owned national care home operator rated as one of the top 20 large groups by carehome.co.uk.  We are one of the fastest growing healthcare companies in the sector.

We’re looking for experienced and dedicated Support Workers to work at Downham Grange Nursing Home in Downham Market, Norfolk.

The Support Worker position is offering up to 36 hours per week (MIXED shifts), at a pay rate up to £8.40 per hour (subject to experience)

In the role of Support Worker you will be expected to care for the emotional, physical and social needs of the residents within the home.

Some of the duties involve:

·         Provide personal care to residents and ensuring hygiene and dressing needs are met

·         Talking to Residents about their lives and providing companionship

·         Offering emotional support to Residents and their families

·         Giving assistance with meals and drinks

·         Having fun with the residents and joining in the homes' activities

The ideal candidate for this role will have:

At least 1 years experience of working in a care home setting
Knowledge of food hygiene preparation or a willingness to learn
NVQ level 2 or 3 in Health & Social Care  


Our staff are as equally important to us as our residents and for that reason we offer:

- £500 Welcome Bonus (T&C’s apply)

- Refer a friend scheme
- Paid breaks
- Uniform provided
- Costs for an enhanced DBS

- Induction and training programme for all employees

- Superb setting and working environment

- Recognition schemes including ‘Golden Ticket’ and annual ‘Kingsley Care Awards’

- Additional hours/ overtime opportunities

- Competitive pay rates

- Enhanced rates for bank holidays

- Rewards for years of service

- Work a 12 hour shift and your meal is included

Closing Date

The closing date for this job offer is on 20/05/2019


Up to £8.40 per hour + £500 Welcome Bonus


This job is located in Downham Market, Norfolk

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About Kingsley Healthcare

We are dementia care specialists who started out 17 years ago with one home in Oulton Broad, near Lowestoft. Kingsley Healthcare has grown rapidly since then to the point where we are today running 27 homes - 20 of which are in East Anglia - and employ over 1...

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