Personal Assistants - Pontardawe - 002003

Job Reference : 002003
Closing Date :
Salary : £7.93 per hour
Department : OP PD - Residential Care
Hours Per week : Various hours available

Personal Assistants (Care)

Residential Care Home for the Elderly - Pontardawe

£7.93 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 Dan y Bryn Residential Care Home.

Dan y Bryn is situated in pleasant, landscaped surroundings in the small village of Ynysmeudwy on the outskirts of Pontardawe. boasting 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 Dan y Bryn 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 Tracey Bennett, Registered Manager (Tel No: 01792 869729). We welcome you to visit the Home to allow you the opportunity to speak with Tracey, talk with other staff & residents and to take a closer look at this rewarding role.