Personal Assistants (Care)
Residential Care Home for the Elderly - Plas Bryn Rhosin - Neath (SA10 7RL)
£7.85 per hour
Various full time, part time and bank hours available
We are currently recruiting people to join our passionate and committed team of care and support staff within Plas Bryn Rhosyn Residential Care Home.
Plas Bryn Rhosyn is a new build 60 bed residential care home in Dwr y Felin Road, Neath. It boasts an excellent reputation as being a quality and valued care provider where the needs of the residents are at the centre of all that they do. Staff at Plas Bryn Rhosyn understand that everyone is unique. Tailored care is designed to meet the individual needs and wishes of each resident at the home. Staff are highly trained and understand the importance of enabling people to keep control of their lives.
Gwalia Care & Support are looking to lead the sector by changing the way we deliver care and support to the elderly living in our care homes. We understand that it’s the people who we employ will help us achieve this. Whether you’re an experienced carer, or completely new to care, we want to speak to you so we can explain how we are different, and how you can make a difference in people’s lives.
Our offering to employees makes us an employer of choice.
Our range of benefits speak for themselves:
- 25 days holiday per year (rising to 30 days per year with length of service), plus 8 bank holidays
- Sick pay
- A leading contributory pension
- Up to £80 discount on childcare via vouchers
- Pobl Choices – 100’s of retail discounts e.g. up to 15% off at Asda, Argos, Expedia & Mothercare
- Personal development training to help you widen your career prospects in the future
- Employee counselling and support
- A range of employee flexible polices
About the job:
As a care support worker, you will work with the residents closely on a daily basis, assisting them to live their lives to the full. You will assist them with all of their needs according to their wishes. Becoming a friend and having fun with them is one of the most important parts of the role.
The people we are looking for have:
- A passion to work with and enable people to live as independent a life as possible
- An enthusiasm and passion for making a difference to peoples lives
- A positive ‘can do’ attitude
- Excellent written, verbal and written communication skills
Working with us will reveal your hidden talents
For a confidential conversation about the vacancy, please contact Frances Thomas, Registered Manager (Tel No: 01639 640550). We welcome you to visit the Home to allow you the opportunity to speak with Fran, talk with other staff & residents and to take a closer look at this rewarding role.
If this sounds like the challenge that you are looking for then please click the Apply now button to submit your CV.
Closing date for applications: Midday, Ongoing
Gwalia Care & Supports focus is on promoting inclusion, aspiration and wellbeing through positive change. We always aim to ensure we provide good quality and value in our service offers by being responsive, creative and flexible in the way we provide our services.
Our range of support services actively ensure that the people who use our services gain a sence of independence and confidence within the communitiy.
Combined, our care and support services are one of the largest, directly managed in Wales. In 2015 we provided care and support services for over 4,700 people.