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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 £9.90 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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      • Care Assistant Night - Job Ref 072

        Location: Fern House, Bingley
        Hours: 24 per week
        Salary: £9.90 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 Night Care Assistant based at our Fern House site in Bingley

        Hours of work are 2 x 12 hour shifts 7pm to 7pm

        With a salary of £9.90 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 :

        · 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.

        For a job description click here Job Description – Care Assistant – New 2021

        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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      • Night Senior Care Assistant Job Ref 623

        Location: Fern House, Bingley
        Salary: £11.55 per hour
        Hours: 36 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 Senior Night Care Assistant based at our Fern House site in Bingley

        Hours of work are 36 per week: x3 12-hour shifts over 7 days 7pm-7:30am

        With a salary of £11.55 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.

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

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      • Cook - Job Ref 410

        Location: Bingley
        Salary: £10.79
        Hours: 38 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 Cook based at our Fern House site in Bingley.

        Hours of work are 8.00am-6.00pm 4 days over 7 days including alternate weekends.

        With a salary of £10.79 per hour

        Working as a Cook 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 center of everything we do.

        The ideal candidate will :

        Prepare and cook lunch and teatime meals daily.

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

        Assist with the preparation and maintenance of menus.

        Maintain the kitchen rota.

        Assist as required with social functions that take place

        Along 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

        Maintain 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, 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 any questions or would like further information, please call the recruitment team on 01943 886012 and 01943 886011.

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      • Kitchen Assistant Maternity Cover job ref 345

        Location: Bingley
        Hours per week: 22.5
        Salary: £9.90 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 Kitchen Assistant (maternity cover) based at our Fern House site in Bingley

        Hours of work are 3 shifts a week x1 10am-6pm x2 9:30am-6pm alternate weekends.

        With a salary of £9.90 per hour

        Working as a Kitchen Assistant 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 :

        Assist the Chefs in preparation and serving of food and beverages as required.

        Assist in the preparation of sandwiches/salads and snacks as required.

        Transport and serve meals and beverages to residents.

        Undertake general kitchen and dining room duties (e.g. washing up, setting up and clearing away of tables and equipment.)

        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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      • Deputy Head Chef Job Ref 280

        Location: Bingley
        Hours per week: 38
        Salary: £11.41 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.

        We have a great opportunity for a Deputy Head Chef based at our Fern House site in Bingley but who will travel to all Abbeyfield The Dales sites to cover as required.

        Hours of work are 38 per week made up of 4 shifts over 7 days from 8am to 6pm

        With a salary of £11.41 per hour

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

        The role is sociable hours – no evening work. We use quality ingredients from good suppliers and all our meals are prepared using fresh food. We also do our own baking for the 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:

        in the absence of the Head Chef

        •    Monitor and maintain consistent food standards and quality across all areas and during all stages of production and supply.
        •   Ensure quality control measures and hygiene systems are achieved at     all times.
        •   Maintain the day to day running of the kitchen service.
        •  Ordering of food and food related products using company nominated suppliers
        •  Maintain the cleanliness and good order of the kitchen and food storage areas.
        •  Support and mentoring of all kitchen staff,
        •  Organisation and implementation of staff rotas and annual leave tracking.
        •   Maintain all equipment within the catering operation through due care and diligence as instructed.
        •    Ensure that the meals provided are cooked and presented to a high standard and that they are nutritional and well balanced.
        •  Ensure that the staff uniform is adhered to and that staff are clean and presentable at all times.

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

        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

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      • Bank Cook - Job Ref 337

        Location: Abbeyfield House, Settle
        Salary: £10.18 per hour
        Hours: As and when required

        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 based in Settle

        There are 2 shift patterns available –

        9.30am – 1.30pm and 2.30pm – 6.30pm

        There is also the option to combine the shifts above for someone wanting more hours.

        With a salary of £10.18 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 Cook 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 :

        Provide meals for residents which they enjoy and which are in line with their dietary needs and preferences

        Ensure the kitchen areas are clean, tidy and safe 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 Job Description 

        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 Domestic Assistant - Job Ref 336

        Location: Grove House, Ilkley
        Salary: £9.90 per hour
        Hours: As and when required

        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 Domestic Assistant based at our Grove House site in Ilkley

        With a salary of £9.90 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 Bank Domestic Assistant you will be part of the Housekeeping 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 a clean environment in all areas to maximise resident’s comfort and enjoyment of their surroundings

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

        Ensure 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

        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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      • Bank Domestic Assistant - Job Ref 335

        Location: Fern House, Bingley
        Salary: £9.90 per hour
        Hours: As and when required

        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 Domestic Assistant based at our Fern House site in Bingley

        With a salary of £9.90 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 Bank Domestic Assistant you will be part of the Housekeeping 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 a clean environment in all areas to maximise resident’s comfort and enjoyment of their surroundings

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

        Ensure 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

        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 007

        Location: Grove House, Ilkley
        Hours: 24 per week
        Salary: £11.55 per hour

        Job Ref: 007

        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 Care Assistant (nights) based at our Grove House site in Ilkley on our residential unit

        Hours of work are 24 per week

        2 x 12 hour nights out of 7 nights from 7pm to 7.30am

        With a salary of £11.55 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 centered 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

        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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      • 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 £9.90 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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