Think You Have What It Takes To Care For People Living With Dementia?

Here at Northfield House we have an extremely dedicated, compassionate and highly motivated team of staff caring for our residents, most of whom are living with dementia.

If you feel you posses these qualities and you’d like to pursue a career caring for people with dementia please apply for one of the positions listed below.

If we have do not have any current vacancies please get in touch by scrolling down the page to view and completing our application form.

Such a lovely place to work. Great team and absolutely gorgeous residents 😊

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Current Job Vacancies

Interested? Contact us on 01453 488060 for a confidential chat. Or send your CV to jobs@northfieldcare.co.uk, including your phone number so we can call you.

Job Title: Full Time Care Assistants

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Job Setting: Care Home 

Job Location: Northfield House Residential Home, Stroud (www.NorthfieldCare.co.uk)

Salary: Based on Experience

Hours: Full Time

Contact Name: Carol Mills (jobs@northfieldcare.co.uk)

Job Reference: S/CA-NH

Description

We are a warm, friendly, traditional privately owned Residential Care Home in Stroud with a clean, safe and comfortable home from home environment.

We consider all our residents to be like a dear loved one in our own family. Our ethos is "Care with Compassion & Commitment", so someone with a friendly disposition and a warm heart is essential.

The job role includes the following:

  • ​Washing and dressing
  • Communicating clearly and respecting dignity and privacy
  • Promoting independence whenever possible
  • Assisting with mobility, continence and personal care
  • Encouraging good nourishment and assisting with feeding if required
  • Helping to enhance their social and mental well being
  • Having a good understanding and being compassionate towards Dementia
  • Following company policies and procedures
  • Good training opportunities and prospects of progression within the role

Interested? Please email us with your CV, including your address and telephone number so we can contact you to send you an application form.

If interested, please call Carol on 01453 488060 for a chat to see if you might fit into our dedicated team.

Job Title: Activities Coordinator

Job Setting: Care Home 

Job Location: Northfield House Residential Home, Stroud (www.NorthfieldCare.co.uk)

Salary: Circa £7.50 ph Depending on Age & Expereince

Hours: 25 - 3 per week Full Time

Contact Name: Carol Mills (jobs@northfieldcare.co.uk)

Job Reference: AC-NH

Description

Are you available to work 5-6 hours per day, 5 days per week, to help enhance the mental and physical wellbeing of those in our care, including people with Dementia?

Do you have a big heart and a natural way of communicating?
Do you have a sense of fun?
Do you think outside of the box?
Are you inventive?
Do you exude enthusiasm and energy?
Are you able to connect with the emotions and feelings of others?
Do you have good organisational and basic IT skills?

Examples of duties included in the role:

  • Organising a variety of activities to suit all needs, such as games, crafts, singing & dancing, armchair exercises, gardening club etc.
  • Overseeing themed days plus planning for events & outings.
  • Providing stimulation and encouragement to residents.
  • Arranging a programme with a variety of regular entertainers.
  • Working to develop links with people and organisations within our local community.

Additional skills:

  • You will need to be well organised, self-motivated and enthusiastic.
  • You will need to be able to work on your own initiative and also be a good team player.
  • You will be required to keep up to date with relevant documentation including record keeping, risk assessments, health and safety at work, etc.
  • You will need to have some basic IT skills.
  • A full driving license would also be considered an advantage.

How To Be Considered: When There Are No Current Vacancies Listed

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