Senior care practitioner (apply in minutes) - #59706


Date: 2 weeks ago
City: Shrewsbury
Contract type: Full time

Acorn Education are hiring a Senior Care Practitioner in the Shropshire region! Role: Senior Care Practitioner Salary: Up to £30,153.60 per annum (inclusive of potential 8 sleep-in payments per month) Hours: Full-time, Permanent (40 hours per week) Location: Shrewsbury, Shropshire Essential: A full driving licence, and the Right to Work in the UK How we reward you We want our occupants to have the best support possible, and therefore you’ll receive an exceptional rewards package including:

  • Basic Salary: £25,833.60 per annum
  • Sleep-ins paid at £45.00 per night (average of 8 per month)
  • Life Assurance
  • Pension scheme with options to increase your contributions
  • Earn £1000 by referring a friend
  • Your Wellbeing Matters” – access to a wide range of first-class mental health support services and physical health checks

And market leading benefits offered through our Flexible Benefits Platform Vista that enable you to choose the package that’s right for you, including:

  • A wide range of health, wellbeing, and insurance benefits
  • 100’s of discount options valid in the UK and abroad, to use at high street stores, events, cinemas, restaurants and more!

Our next Senior Care Practitioner will be someone who has:

  • Mandatory: Level 3 Diploma in Residential Childcare or NVQ equivalent
  • A big heart and passion to make a difference to the residents’ lives.

● Patience, resilience, and calmness.

Some of your duties will include:

  • Chaperoning occupants to appointments and activities
  • Completing relevant paperwork
  • Household tasks
  • Administering medication
  • Lead, train and develop new and existing support workers within your team
  • Helping the deputy manager to maintain a skilled and knowledgeable team

The Location Acorn Education, part of the Outcomes First Group.

are recruiting Residential Childcare Practitioners to join our teams within the Shropshire Region.

Calcott Farm is an accommodation with a capacity of 4.

We support Young People to build incredible futures by giving them opportunities, developing their life skills and personal interests.

The accommodation is based in the Shrewsbury area, and are within commutable distance from Nantwich, Whitchurch, Telford, Shifnal and surrounds We are friendly and fun, and though there are challenges too, everything we do is dedicated to creating rewarding experiences – for those we look after and for everyone in our team! How to Apply 1.

Click Apply and follow the on-screen instructions 2.

Visit our website at where you can sort all of our live vacancies to find one that is most relevant to you - Search by Role, Location or even distance to your own home to find your perfect job! Acorn Education is part of Outcomes First Group.

We are committed to the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and adults.

All successful applicants will be subject to a free fully enhanced DBS and reimbursement of the Update Service fee.


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