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      • Staff Vacancies

        Abbeyfield The Dales is a great place to work, here are just a few reasons why:

        – A competitive starting salary of £9.50 per hour for all roles (aged 18 and over)

        – Award-winning training, funded by the company and which you are paid to attend

        – Uniform is provided free-of-charge

        – 29 days paid Annual Holiday Allowance (pro rata)

        – Company sickness benefit scheme

        – Generous company Pension contributions

        – A supportive and team-focused environment, with a family feel.

        – With a person-centered approach, we embrace our vision and values and truly care for our residents.

        – We are an Equal Opportunities Employer

        For further details please contact:

        EMAIL: recruitment@abbeyfieldthedales.co.uk

        TELEPHONE: 01943 886000

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      • Senior Care Assistant Grove House Job Ref 001

        Location: Grove house, Ilkley
        Hours: 27 per week
        Salary: £11.20 per hour

        Abbeyfield The Dales has one mission: Making Time for Older People

        We are a care setting for the elderly with sites across West & North Yorkshire.

        An opportunity has arisen for a Senior Night Care Assistant based at our Grove House site in Ilkley.

        Hours of work are 27 per week: Week 1 and week 3 – Friday, Saturday, Sunday 10pm-7am week 2 and week 4 – Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 10pm-7am

        With a salary of £11.20 per hour

        Working as a Senior Night Care Assistant you will be part of the Care Team delivering a professional and efficient service for our residents.

        The successful candidate will demonstrate all the Abbeyfield values:

        Openness Respect Honesty Caring

        We are passionate about ensuring our residents are supported to feel safe, cared for and valued and we want you to help us enrich their lives. Our resident’s well-being is at the centre of everything we do.

        The ideal candidate will :

        § To supervise and participate in the delivery of care to the residents.

        § To lead on the responsibility of residents individual care documentation ensuring a person centred approach.

        § To provide effective leadership for care staff through supervision, support and mentoring in all aspects of care.

        § To be responsible for the safe administration of medication

        § Work effectively with others to ensure that resident’s needs are met

        § To promote and encourage independence at all times to enable residents to achieve their own personal goals and objectives.

        § To provide support and security to residents at all times.

        § To Promote and uphold Abbeyfield’s values.

        All roles are subject to 3-month probation period, DBS clearance, satisfactory references and all staff must be double vaccinated against Covid-19: proof of this will be required via the NHS app.

        For a job description please click here 

        Should your application be of interest you will be contacted by phone by a member of the recruitment team for a short screening interview. Successful candidates will then be invited to full interview.

        If you have not heard from us within 14 days of the closing date please assume your application has not been successful. The advert may be closed early dependent on applicant response.

        If you have any questions or would like further information, please call the recruitment team on 01943 886012

        Closing date: TBC

        Part-time hours: 27 per week

        Job Types: Part-time, Permanent

        Salary: £11.20 per hour

        COVID-19 considerations:
        All Abbeyfield the Dales staff must be be double vaccinated and must wear a mask at all times when walking around the buildings.

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      • Care Assistant Maternity Cover - Job Ref 026

        Location: The Beeches in Menston
        Salary: £9.50
        Hours: 18 hours per week

        Abbeyfield The Dales has one mission: Making Time for Older People

        We are a care setting for the elderly with sites across West & North Yorkshire.

        An opportunity has arisen for a Care Assistant based at our Beeches site in Menston.

        Hours of work are 18 hours per week, Maternity Cover

        With a salary of £9.50 per hour

        Working as a Care Assistant you will be part of the Care Team delivering a professional and efficient service for our residents.

        The successful candidate will demonstrate all the Abbeyfield values:

        Openness Respect Honesty Caring

        We are passionate about ensuring our residents are supported to feel safe, cared for and valued and we want you to help us enrich their lives. Our resident’s well-being is at the centre of everything we do.

        The ideal candidate will :

        • participate in the delivery of care to the residents to ensure that their physical, social, intellectual, emotional needs and personal care are met and ensuring dignity, choice, independence and respect
        • ensure that all aspects of the regulatory framework are met
        • Consult with residents and the senior team to assist in developing individual care plans for residents.
        • Work effectively with others to ensure that resident’s needs are met.
        • promote and encourage independence at all times to enable residents to achieve their own personal goals and objectives.
        • provide support and security to residents at all times.

        All roles are subject to 3-month probation period, DBS clearance, satisfactory references and all staff must be double vaccinated against Covid-19: proof of this will be required via the NHS app.

        For a job description please click here 

        Should your application be of interest you will be contacted by phone by a member of the recruitment team for a short screening interview. Successful candidates will then be invited to full interview.

        If you have not heard from us within 14 days of the closing date please assume your application has not been successful. The advert may be closed early dependent on applicant response.

        If you have any questions or would like further information, please call the recruitment team on 01943 886012

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      • Senior Night Care Assistant - Job Ref 013

        Location: Ing Royde, Halifax
        Hours: 24 per week
        Salary: £11.20 per hour

        Abbeyfield The Dales has one mission: Making Time for Older People

        We are a care setting for the elderly with sites across West & North Yorkshire.

        An opportunity has arisen for a Senior Night Care Assistant based at our Ing Royde site in Halifax.

        Hours of work are 24 per week: Week 1 and week 2 – Friday and Saturday 12 hour shifts 7.00pm – 7.00am.

        With a salary of £11.20 per hour

        Working as a Senior Night Care Assistant you will be part of the Care Team delivering a professional and efficient service for our residents.

        The successful candidate will demonstrate all the Abbeyfield values:

        Openness Respect Honesty Caring

        We are passionate about ensuring our residents are supported to feel safe, cared for and valued and we want you to help us enrich their lives. Our resident’s well-being is at the centre of everything we do.

        The ideal candidate will :

        § To supervise and participate in the delivery of care to the residents.

        § To lead on the responsibility of residents individual care documentation ensuring a person centred approach.

        § To provide effective leadership for care staff through supervision, support and mentoring in all aspects of care.

        § To be responsible for the safe administration of medication

        § Work effectively with others to ensure that resident’s needs are met

        § To promote and encourage independence at all times to enable residents to achieve their own personal goals and objectives.

        § To provide support and security to residents at all times.

        § To Promote and uphold Abbeyfield’s values.

        All roles are subject to 3-month probation period, DBS clearance, satisfactory references and all staff must be double vaccinated against Covid-19: proof of this will be required via the NHS app.

        Should your application be of interest you will be contacted by phone by a member of the recruitment team for a short screening interview. Successful candidates will then be invited to full interview.

        If you have not heard from us within 14 days of the closing date please assume your application has not been successful. The advert may be closed early dependent on applicant response.

        If you have any questions or would like further information, please call the recruitment team on 01943 886011

        Closing date: TBC

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      • Care Assistant Nights - Job Ref 008

        Location: Grove House, Residential Unit, Ilkley
        Hours: 36 per week
        Salary: £9.50 per hour

        Abbeyfield The Dales has one mission: Making Time for Older People

        We are a care setting for the elderly with sites across West & North Yorkshire.

        An opportunity has arisen for a Care Assistant (nights) based at our Grove House site in Ilkley on our residential unit

        Hours of work are 36 per week: 3 x 12 hour shifts over 7 days from 7pm to 7.30am

        With a salary of £9.50 per hour

        Working as a Night Care Assistant you will be part of the Care Team delivering a professional and efficient service for our residents.

        The successful candidate will demonstrate all the Abbeyfield values:

        Openness Respect Honesty Caring

        We are passionate about ensuring our residents are supported to feel safe, cared for and valued and we want you to help us enrich their lives. Our resident’s well-being is at the centre of everything we do.

        The ideal candidate will be required:

        To participate in the delivery of care to the residents to ensure that their physical, social, intellectual, emotional needs and personal care are met and ensuring dignity, choice, independence and respect

        To ensure that all aspects of the regulatory framework are met

        Consult with residents and the senior team to assist in developing individual care plans for residents.

        Work effectively with others to ensure that resident’s needs are met.

        To promote and encourage independence at all times to enable residents to achieve their own personal goals and objectives.

        To provide support and security to residents at all times.

        All roles are subject to 3-month probation period, DBS clearance, satisfactory references and all staff must be double vaccinated against Covid-19: proof of this will be required via the NHS app.

        For a job description and to apply online see our website https://abbeyfieldthedales.co.uk/staff-vacancies/

        Should your application be of interest you will be contacted by phone by a member of the recruitment team for a short screening interview. Successful candidates will then be invited to full interview.

        If you have not heard from us within 14 days of the closing date please assume your application has not been successful. The advert may be closed early dependent on applicant response.

        If you have any questions or would like further information, please call the recruitment team on 01943 886012

        Closing date: TBC

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      • Senior Night Care Assistant - Job Ref 006

        Location: Bingley
        Hours: 36 per week
        Salary: £11.20 per hour

        Abbeyfield The Dales has one mission: Making Time for Older People

        We are a care setting for the elderly with sites across West & North Yorkshire.

        An opportunity has arisen for a Senior Night Care Assistant based at our Fern House site in Bingley.

        Hours of work are 36 per week, 3 shifts over 7 days from 7.00pm to 7.30am

        With a salary of £11.20 per hour

        Working as a Senior Night Care Assistant you will be part of the Care Team delivering a professional and efficient service for our residents.

        The successful candidate will demonstrate all the Abbeyfield values:

        Openness Respect Honesty Caring

        We are passionate about ensuring our residents are supported to feel safe, cared for and valued and we want you to help us enrich their lives. Our resident’s well-being is at the centre of everything we do.

        The ideal candidate will be required:

        To have NVQ Level 3 (or equivalent) in health & social care or be working towards this

        To supervise and participate in the delivery of care to the residents.

        To lead on the responsibility of residents individual care documentation ensuring a person centred approach.
        To provide effective leadership for care staff through supervision, support and mentoring in all aspects of care.
        To be responsible for the safe administration of medication
        To work effectively with others to ensure that resident’s needs are met
        To promote and encourage independence at all times to enable residents to achieve their own personal goals and objectives.
        To provide support and security to residents at all times.
        To Promote and uphold Abbeyfield’s values.

        All roles are subject to 3-month probation period, DBS clearance, satisfactory references and all staff must be double vaccinated against Covid-19: proof of this will be required via the NHS app.

        For a job description click here Job Description – Senior Care Assistant – New

        Should your application be of interest you will be contacted by phone by a member of the recruitment team for a short screening interview. Successful candidates will then be invited to full interview.

        If you have not heard from us within 14 days of the closing date please assume your application has not been successful. The advert may be closed early dependent on applicant response.

        If you have any questions or would like further information, please call the recruitment team on 01943 886012

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      • Bank Cook/General Assistant

        Location: Barnoldswick & Settle
        Hours: As and when required
        Salary: £9.87 for Cook & £9.50 for General Assistant

        Abbeyfield The Dales has one mission: Making Time for Older People

        We are a care setting for the elderly with sites across West & North Yorkshire.

        an opportunity has arisen for a Bank Cook/General Assistant work across our Settle and Barnoldswick sites

        Hours of work are

        Settle:   8:30am- 1:30pm & 4pm-6pm

        Barnoldswick 8:30am-1:30pm & 3:30pm-5:30pm

        as and when required.

        With a salary of £9.87 per hour for Cook and £9.50 per hour for General Assistant

        Bank staff are integral to the smooth running of our business. They work on an ad hoc basis i.e. as and when required. This suits them as they can fit work in around other commitments. Hours cannot be guaranteed.

        Working as a cook/general assistant you will be part of the team delivering a professional and efficient service for our residents.

        The successful candidate will demonstrate all the Abbeyfield values:

        Openness Respect Honesty Caring

        We are passionate about ensuring our residents are supported to feel safe, cared for and valued and we want you to help us enrich their lives. Our resident’s well-being is at the centre of everything we do.

        The ideal candidate will :

        • To provide meals for residents which they enjoy and which are in line with their dietary needs, preferences and allergies
        • To ensure the kitchen areas are clean, tidy and safe at all times
        • To maintain a clean environment in all areas of the House to maximise resident’s comfort and enjoyment of their surroundings
        • All communal areas of the House are clean and tidy at all times and to required standards
        •  Assistance is provided to residents and other staff when requested
        • All work is carried out with regard to the resident’s rights to respect and privacy

        All roles are subject to 3-month probation period, DBS clearance, satisfactory references and all staff must be double vaccinated against Covid-19: proof of this will be required via the NHS app.

        For a job description and to apply online see our website https://abbeyfieldthedales.co.uk/staff-vacancies/

        Should your application be of interest you will be contacted by phone by a member of the recruitment team for a short screening interview. Successful candidates will then be invited to full interview.

        If you have not heard from us within 14 days of the closing date please assume your application has not been successful. The advert may be closed early dependent on applicant response.

        If you have any questions or would like further information, please call the recruitment team on 01943 886012

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      • Domestic/Laundry Assistants - Job Ref 022

        Location: The Beeches, Menston
        Salary: £9.50
        Hours: 17.5 hours per week

        Abbeyfield The Dales has one mission: Making Time for Older People

        We are a care setting for the elderly with sites across West & North Yorkshire.

        An opportunity has arisen for Domestic Assistants based at The Beeches site in Menston.

        Hours of work are 17.5 Hours Per Week

        With a salary of £9.50 per hour

        Bank staff are integral to the smooth running of our business. They work on an ad hoc basis i.e. as and when required. This suits them as they can fit work in around other commitments. Hours cannot be guaranteed.

        Working as a Domestic Assistant you will be part of the Domestics Team delivering a professional and efficient service for our residents.

        The successful candidate will demonstrate all the Abbeyfield values:

        Openness Respect Honesty Caring

        We are passionate about ensuring our residents are supported to feel safe, cared for and valued and we want you to help us enrich their lives. Our resident’s well-being is at the centre of everything we do.

        The ideal candidate will :

        • To maintain a clean environment in all areas to maximise resident’s comfort and enjoyment of their surroundings

        • All communal areas are clean and tidy at all times and to required standards

        • All work is carried out with regard to the resident’s rights and wishes

        All roles are subject to 3-month probation period, DBS clearance, satisfactory references and all staff must be double vaccinated against Covid-19: proof of this will be required via the NHS app.

        For a job description please click Here & Here.

        Should your application be of interest you will be contacted by phone by a member of the recruitment team for a short screening interview. Successful candidates will then be invited to full interview.

        If you have not heard from us within 14 days of the closing date please assume your application has not been successful. The advert may be closed early dependent on applicant response.

        If you have any questions or would like further information, please call the recruitment team on 01943 886012

        Closing date: 22/10/2021

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      • Night Care Assistant - Job Ref 004

        Location: Grove House, Ilkley

        Salary: £9.50

        Hours: 27 hours per week
        Week 1 and 3 = Fri, Sat, Sun 10pm-7am
        Week 2 and 4 = Tue, Wed, Thurs 10pm-7am

        Abbeyfield The Dales has one mission: Making Time for Older People

        We are a care setting for the elderly with sites across West & North Yorkshire.

        An opportunity has arisen for a Night Care Assistant based at our Grove House site in Ilkley.

        Hours of work are: 27 per week

        Week 1 and 3 Fri, Sat, Sun 10pm-7am

        Week 3 and 4 Tue, Wed, Thurs 10pm-7am

        With a salary of £9.50 per hour

        Working as a Night Care Assistant you will be part of the Care Team delivering a professional and efficient service for our residents.

        The successful candidate will demonstrate all the Abbeyfield values:

        Openness Respect Honesty Caring

        We are passionate about ensuring our residents are supported to feel safe, cared for and valued and we want you to help us enrich their lives. Our resident’s well-being is at the centre of everything we do.

        The ideal candidate will :

        *To participate in the delivery of care to the residents to ensure that their physical, social, intellectual, emotional needs and personal care are met and ensuring dignity, choice, independence and respect

        *To ensure that all aspects of the regulatory framework are met

        *Consult with residents and the senior team to assist in developing individual care plans for residents.

        *Work effectively with others to ensure that resident’s needs are met.

        *To promote and encourage independence at all times to enable residents to achieve their own personal goals and objectives.

        *To provide support and security to residents at all times.

        All roles are subject to 3-month probation period, DBS clearance, satisfactory references and all staff must be double vaccinated against Covid-19: proof of this will be required via the NHS app.

        Should your application be of interest you will be contacted by phone by a member of the recruitment team for a short screening interview. Successful candidates will then be invited to full interview.

        If you have not heard from us within 14 days of the closing date please assume your application has not been successful. The advert may be closed early dependent on applicant response.

        If you have any questions or would like further information, please call the recruitment team on 01943 886012 or 09143 886011.

        Job Types: Part-time, Permanent

        Salary: £9.50 per hour

        COVID-19 considerations:
        All Abbeyfield the Dales staff are to be double vaccinated against Covid 19 and wear a face mask while inside the buildings.

        For a full job description please click here

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      • Laundry Assistant - Job Ref 021

        Location: Grove House, Ilkley
        Salary: £9.50
        Hours: 14 hours per week

        Abbeyfield The Dales has one mission: Making Time for Older People
        We are a care setting for the elderly with sites across West & North Yorkshire.
        An opportunity has arisen for a Laundry Assistant based at our Grove House site in Ilkley
        Hours of work are 14 Hours per week
        With a salary of £9.50 per hour
        Working as a Laundry Assistant you will be part of the Domestic Team delivering a professional and efficient service for our residents.
        The successful candidate will demonstrate all the Abbeyfield values:
        Openness Respect Honesty Caring
        We are passionate about ensuring our residents are supported to feel safe, cared for and valued and we want you to help us enrich their lives. Our resident’s well-being is at the centre of everything we do.
        The ideal candidate will :
        • Maintain the cleanliness and tidiness of the laundry facilities
        • Be providing a laundry service which includes the operating of commercial washers, drying and finishing machinery
        • Understand the privacy, dignity, independence, choice, rights and fulfilment of residents treating everyone with respect.

        All roles are subject to 3-month probation period, DBS clearance, satisfactory references and all staff must be double vaccinated against Covid-19: proof of this will be required via the NHS app.

        For a job description please click here 

        Should your application be of interest you will be contacted by phone by a member of the recruitment team for a short screening interview. Successful candidates will then be invited to full interview.

        If you have not heard from us within 14 days of the closing date please assume your application has not been successful. The advert may be closed early dependent on applicant response.
        If you have any questions or would like further information, please call the recruitment team on 01943 886012

        Closing date:10/10/21

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      • Chef Grove House, Ilkley - Job Ref 014

        Location: Grove House, Ilkley
        Hours: 38 hours over 4 days including alternate weekends
        Salary: £10.47

        Abbeyfield The Dales has one mission: Making Time for Older People

        We are a care setting for the elderly with sites across West & North Yorkshire.

        An opportunity has arisen for a Chef based at our Grove House site in Ilkley.

        Hours of work are 38 hours over 4 days 8.00am-6.00pm

        With a salary of £10.47 per hour

        Working as a Chef you will be part of the Catering Team delivering a professional and efficient service for our residents.

        The successful candidate will demonstrate all the Abbeyfield values:

        Openness Respect Honesty Caring

        We are passionate about ensuring our residents are supported to feel safe, cared for and valued and we want you to help us enrich their lives. Our resident’s well-being is at the centre of everything we do.

        The ideal candidate will:

        § To prepare and cook lunch and teatime meals daily.

        § To ensure that adequate stocks and supplies are in place, reporting deficiencies to the Catering Manager or ordering in the absence of same.

        § To assist with the preparation and maintenance of menus.

        § To maintain the kitchen rota.

        § Assist as required with social functions that take place

        § With the Catering Manager, supervise hygiene in the kitchen and dining areas and ensure that all food preparation and storage areas, refrigerators, freezers, cooking appliances and other kitchen equipment meet the requirements of the Environmental Health Regulations, with respect to monitoring and written recording of:

        – Temperatures of refrigerators, freezers, and food trollies

        – Probing of food

        – Correct handling and storage of food

        – Correct rotation of stored foods

        – Hygiene of washing up machines and all food preparation areas

        – General cleanliness of the kitchen area, walls, floors, ceilings, windows, doors etc.

        – Safer Food Better Business (SFBB) to complete daily

        – Cleaning charts

        § Maintenance of all cutlery and crockery both in the dining room and kitchen, and of all the preparation and cooking equipment in the kitchen. Reporting immediately to the Catering Manager any equipment that needs replacement or repair.

        § Assist the Catering Manager ordering of adequate provisions from agreed suppliers.

        The job description is not an exhaustive list of duties. Staff are expected to perform different tasks as necessitated by their changing role within the organisation and the overall needs of the business as directed by the management team.

        All roles are subject to 3-month probation period, DBS clearance and satisfactory references

        Should your application be of interest you will be contacted by phone by a member of the recruitment team for a short screening interview. Successful candidates will then be invited to full interview.

        If you have not heard from us within 14 days of the closing date please assume your application has not been successful. The advert may be closed early dependent on applicant response.

        If you have any questions or would like further information, please call the recruitment team on 01943 886012 or 01943 886011

        For a full job description click here 

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      • BANK Staff Required

        We are often looking for bank staff in the following roles* : Care Assistant, Senior Care Assistant, Kitchen Assistant and Domestic Assistant

        Locations: Fern House, Bingley. Grove House, Ilkley. The Beeches, Menston. Woodlands, Skipton and Ing Royde, Halifax

        Flexible working with excellent rates of pay, starting at £9.50 per hour (aged 18 and over)

        *All roles are subject to availability at the time of application being received by Abbeyfield The Dales

        We are currently recruiting for Bank staff across all Abbeyfield The Dales sites, and in numerous roles:

        For a full Job Description for each of the above roles, please click on each one.

        Joining our team as a member of Bank staff allows you to be flexible with your working hours, giving you the option to choose how much or how little you work, and when.

        Bank staff have no contracted hours, and will be called upon to cover annual leave, sickness and other busy periods within the business. Bank staff are paid at the same excellent rates of pay as permanent members of staff, and accrue annual leave per hours worked.

        As a Bank member of staff, you have the option to work at any of our Abbeyfield The Dales sites across West and North Yorkshire, which include:

        • Grove House, Ilkley
        • Fern House, Bingley
        • The Beeches, Menston
        • Woodlands, Skipton
        • Ing Royde, Halifax

        As a Bank member of staff at Abbeyfield The Dales, you will benefit from the same award-winning training as permanent staff, delivered in-house and which you are paid to attend.

        For more information and to apply, please contact our Recruitment team:

        Email: recruitment@abbeyfieldthedales.co.uk

        Telephone: 01943 886000

         

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