Care Assistant Job at Orbis Education and Care – in Saundersfoot

Job Description

Are you looking to build a rewarding career in social care where you can make a difference to people’s lives? At Orbis we specialise in providing individualised placements for unique individuals and we are looking for Care Assistants to join our passionate team supporting Individuals with complex needs associated with autism.

What does the Care Assistant role involve?

Providing the highest quality care to the people we support

Promoting individuals’ independence by supporting with a range of social, life skill and work-based activities

Working with families and partner organisations to ensure support is personalised to meet individual needs

Using a range of communication methods to assist individuals to make informed day-to-day choices

Maintaining accurate record keeping of all activities, progress, and incidents should they arise

Undertaking general housekeeping duties, plus elements of personal care

Taking ownership to safeguard and protect vulnerable individuals, ensuring the safety and wellbeing of everyone we support

Where is the role based?

You will be working 38 hours per week (days and weekends) at our Rosendale residential home in Lydstep, Pembrokeshire.

Salary £17,606.16 – £19,345.04 Per Annum

What are your benefits?

Paid comprehensive induction programme

Free uniform & DBS

213 hours pa paid annual leave and bank holiday allowance

£600 refer-a-friend scheme

Paid training for nationally recognised qualifications + ongoing support

Company pension scheme

Career progression opportunities

What do you need to be a Care Assistant?

Previous care experience preferred but not essential

A can-do attitude, caring and reliable nature

Compassion and empathy

Enthusiasm to promote independence & choice

A strong work ethic

Excellent communication

The ability to work flexibly

If you want to make a difference to people’s lives, then we would love to receive your application for the Care Assistant role. Please click ‘Apply’ and submit your CV today!

All applicants will be subject to a Safer Recruitment process and all appointments are subject to receipt of a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service disclosure, satisfactory reference checks and any other suitability checks deemed essential for this role.

We are an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.


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Company: Orbis Education and Care –

Company Location:  Saundersfoot

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