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Care Assistant

Company: Bupa Care Homes    Location: Sheffield S11

Care Assistant – Bupa Care Homes

£7.55 + excellent benefits

Broomcroft House Care Home


If you’re passionate about providing the very best care in a residential care home setting, consider a move to Bupa Care Homes. We provide expert nursing, dementia, residential and specialist care to around 18,000 people in over 300 UK homes. Our aim? To help each and every one of them to live longer, healthier and happier lives.

What you’ll be doing

As a Key Worker under the guidance of a Registered Nurse, taking responsibility for the physical and emotional well being and social needs of our residents

Assisting residents with personal care activities such as washing, personal hygiene, dressing and assisting with meals

Providing physical and mental stimulation by taking part in recreational and social activities with residents, both individually and as a group

Helping to maintain accurate records, undertaking ongoing training and getting involved in welcoming and training new staff

Generally promoting our residents’ independence, choice, dignity and respect by delivering the very best standards of care

What you’ll need

Ideally, some experience in a care environment and an NVQ1 in Care, although this is not as essential as your genuine desire to develop a career in this field

Excellent communication skills and the ability to work well as part of a dedicated team

A respectful, courteous and compassionate nature and a willingness to undertake any aspects of care or non-care duties

A belief in giving your personal best at all times and striving for continuous improvement

What we’ll offer you in return

  • Bupa Fit - a staff health benefit including a confidential hotline to discuss work or home related concerns with professional advisor´s, access to free physiotherapy and discounted gym membership, free flu vaccine and discounts on Bupa dental
  • A competitive starting salary with the opportunity to increase this through training and development
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Child care vouchers
  • Refer a friend scheme
  • Bupa Cash Plan discounts
  • We cover the cost of your DBS Check (£44)
  • Comprehensive induction and on-going training and development
  • Competitive staff benefits such as weekly offers and discounts
  • Hot meal provided on a 12 hour shift
  • Uniform provided
  • Pension and Life Assurance scheme available
  • 20 days annual leave, Plus statutory bank holidays
  • Recognition schemes including personal bests and annual National Care Home Awards

About the home Broomcroft is a 87 bedded care home situated in a leafy suburb on the border of Ecclesall and Whirlow in Sheffield with the city centre just 4 miles away. It is a long established home with an enviable reputation for quality of care and service. Broomcroft House features spacious ensuite bedrooms and offers excellent care tailored to the individual needs of residents. This includes long term, residential care, nursing, residential dementia, nursing dementia, convalescence, palliative care, and respite.