Career Home Valley Lodge

Job Description Dementia Support Worker

Location Valley Lodge

Job's Details

Job Description

At Ashmere Derbyshire Limited we are looking for local people who are passionate about providing an outstanding level of care and going the extra mile for our residents. And we currently have a vacancy at our Valley Lodge home working full or part time hours a week.

Ashmere Derbyshire Limited is a family owned company of 8 homes spread across the Derbyshire area all of which are commutable by major bus routes. We have achieved investors in people and are constantly striving to improve the care we provide to our residents and the experience that employees have with us.

The dementia support worker role relies on a passion to learn; a passion to enable people with dementia to live well; hold excellent communication skills and the ability to accept a person for who they are.

You will be assisting residents with all aspects of their care including assisting with mealtimes and personal care. You will responsible for administrating medication and liaising with outside professionals.

Your experience in dementia doesn’t necessary need to be paid experience, you might have cared for a family member of friend. Don’t worry about needing any formal qualification, we can support you with this should you be successful in gaining a role with us.

Working for Ashmere, you start your journey with us by attending our monthly new starter company induction with all new joiners from all of our homes. We will kit you out with uniform, pay for your DBS check, regular training including the Ashmere Dementia Training Programme and maybe even spoil you with cake from time to time.

Think you’ve got what it takes? Ready to step up? Please apply now or call Carrie, or Beth(HR) on01773 571535 for further information


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