At Cherry Lodge, we offer rewarding, fulfilling careers that are full of opportunity. We support all our team members with innovative training and clear career paths, and you can enjoy working in a friendly, supportive environment where our residents’ well being is at the heart of everything we do.
Being a Care Assistant at Cherry Lodge
Care Assistants at Cherry Lodge come from all walks of life. . Some are returning to work after a break. Many have very little experience, but keen to explore a career in care, while many already have invaluable experience. What they all have in common is the right values. They’re adaptable, friendly, polite and caring. They enjoy working as a team with people from different cultures and backgrounds. And, they consider it a privilege to be trusted to look after others.
Do you share their values? Then we could have just the role for you. If you are looking for a rewarding job that comes with excellent training and opportunities for personal development please give us a call.
What you’ll be doing
Being a Care Assistant doesn’t just mean helping residents to remain as active and independent as possible but also supporting and respecting their rights of choice, privacy and dignity. Working as a team member to implement personalised care plans, supporting them with personal care, assisting at meal times encouraging their chosen interests in a stimulating and homely environment.
What you will need
Experience of caring for others would be useful, not necessary. The ability to use your initiative and imagination, prioritise a busy workload, record keeping and to follow instructions.
- Our goal is to help our staff fulfil their potential by providing first class training and support.
- Opportunities to progress through your career paths into more senior and management roles
- Training to develop your skills .
- Flexible hours, including a choice of day, night or weekend shifts
- Bank holiday enhancements
- Free uniform