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We understand that our team and staff are crucial to delivering the services to our residents day in, day out. If you are considering a career in care we provide full training and on-going professional development through out your time with us.

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  • Nurse

    Career Home: Valley Lodge
    Job Type: Permanent
    Valley Lodge Care Home with Nursing requires a registered nurse to work alongside our committed team. Valley Lodge is part of the Ashmere Family of Homes and is situated in Matlock, Derbyshire. It is a 64 bedded home including a 12 bedded Dementia Household.

    Wanted Nurse £18.50 per Hour! Valley Lodge Care Home with Nursing requires a registered nurse to work alongside our committed team. Valley Lodge is part of the Ashmere Family of Homes and is situated in Matlock, Derbyshire. It is a 64 bedded home including a 12 bedded Dementia Household.

    Valley Lodge is rated Good with the CQC. Working towards Derbyshire end of life gold quality award, achieved investors in people award, dignity in care level 1 and working towards level 2.

    About You!

    We require a full/part time nurse to work across all shifts, previous experience of working in a care home environment is desirable but is not essential. We are looking for someone who has excellent communication skills, very organised and has a committed approach, good leadership skills, extensive end of life and dementia knowledge!

    Ashmere have a comprehensive benefits package available. Training and development scheme with additional training to help with revalidation, paid DBS check, x2 uniforms provided yearly, sick pay, enhanced rate of pay for bank holidays!

    Apply below or if you require any further information please call Carrie or Beth in HR on 01773 571 535.


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  • Nurse

    Career Home: The Firs
    Job Type: Permanent
    The Firs Care Home with Nursing requires a registered nurse to work alongside our committed team. The Firs is part of the Ashmere Family of Homes and is situated in Codnor, Derbyshire. It is a 42 bedded home which includes a 12-bed residential dementia household.

    Wanted Nurse £18.50 per Hour! The Firs Care Home with Nursing requires a registered nurse to work alongside our committed team. The Firs is part of the Ashmere Family of Homes and is situated in Codnor, Derbyshire. It is a 42 bedded home which includes a 12-bed residential dementia household.

    The Firs has a Good CQC rating, has achieved the Derbyshire end of life gold quality award, Investors in People award, and dignity in care award level 1 and 2.

    About You!

    We require a full/part time nurse with valid pin to work across all shifts, previous experience of working in a care home environment is desirable but not essential. We are looking for someone who has excellent communication skills, very organised and has a committed approach, good leadership skills, extensive end of life and dementia knowledge!

    Ashmere have a comprehensive benefits package available. Training and development scheme with additional training to help with revalidation, paid DBS check, x2 uniforms provided yearly, sick pay, enhanced rate of pay for bank holidays!

    Apply below or if you require any further information please call Carrie or Beth in HR on 01773 571 535.


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  • Dementia Support Worker

    Career Home: Valley Lodge
    Job Type: Permanent
    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.

    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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  • Domestic Assistant

    Career Home: The Firs
    Job Type: Permanent
    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 Firs Nursing home working 16 hours a week.

    Are you an experienced Domestic Assistant?

    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 Firs Nursing home working 16 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.

    Our Domestic Assistants are integral to the delivery of high quality services in our homes. As a domestic assistant with Ashmere, you will be involved in the general cleaning of the home including floors, bathrooms, bedrooms, and communal areas, wiping down surfaces, emptying bins and laundry duties.

    You are at the heart of the running of our homes and we are looking for you to be committed, reliable, and really feel that you want to make a difference as well as having a keen eye for detail!

    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 and maybe even spoil you with cake from time to time!

    If you’re ready for a new challenge working for an exciting and growing company, then apply now or call on 01773 571 535 to speak to Carrie or Beth regarding the role.


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  • Domestic Assistant

    Career Home: Smalley Hall
    Job Type: Permanent
    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 Smalley Hall Care Home home working full time hours a week.

    Are you an experienced Domestic Assistant?

    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 Smalley Hall Care Home home working full 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.

    Our Domestic Assistants are integral to the delivery of high quality services in our homes. As a domestic assistant with Ashmere, you will be involved in the general cleaning of the home including floors, bathrooms, bedrooms, and communal areas, wiping down surfaces, emptying bins and laundry duties.

    You are at the heart of the running of our homes and we are looking for you to be committed, reliable, and really feel that you want to make a difference as well as having a keen eye for detail!

    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 and maybe even spoil you with cake from time to time!

    If you’re ready for a new challenge working for an exciting and growing company, then apply now or call on 01773 571 535 to speak to Carrie or Beth regarding the role.


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  • Housekeeper

    Career Home: Valley Lodge
    Job Type: Permanent
    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.

    Are you an experienced Housekeeper?

    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.

    Our Housekeepers are integral to the delivery of high-quality services in our homes. As a Housekeeper with Ashmere, you will be involved in overseeing the domestic team, responsible or rotas, ordering products needed and the cleaning of the home.

    You are at the heart of the running of our homes and we are looking for you to be committed, reliable, and really feel that you want to make a difference as well as having a keen eye for detail!

    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 and maybe even spoil you with cake from time to time!

    If you’re ready for a new challenge working for an exciting and growing company, then apply now or call on 01773 571 535 to speak to Carrie or Beth regarding the role.


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  • Registered Home Manager

    Career Home: The Firs
    Job Type: Permanent
    At Ashmere Derbyshire Limited we have the Investors in People Award and we are looking for people who are passionate about providing an outstanding level of care and going the extra mile for our residents. We are currently looking to recruit a Home Manager at our Firs Nursing Home on a full time basis.

    Home Manager – The Firs

    Are you looking for a new challenge with an exciting and growing local family run company?

    At Ashmere Derbyshire Limited we have the Investors in People Award and we are looking for people who are passionate about providing an outstanding level of care and going the extra mile for our residents. We are currently looking to recruit a Home Manager at our Firs Nursing Home on a full time basis.

    The Firs Nursing Home is located in Codnor, Derbyshire. The Firs has been refurbished to an excellent standard. The home has 42 bedrooms, including 12 rooms in the dementia household and including 4 double rooms in the nursing home. The home recently achieved ‘Good’ in its CQC inspection and has achieved the Derbyshire End of Life Gold Quality Award. The home also has the Level 1 and 2 in Dignity and Care.

    You will be integral to the delivery of high quality care and support to our home. The role will involve development of strong working relationship with both residents and their relatives as well as the wider community.

    Main duties will include monitoring the Homes performance, auditing & budget monitoring and management and the development of clear policies and practices regarding quality standards. They will also be required to supervise the staff working within the home in order to ensure delivery of the high quality service expected.

    We are looking for someone who has at least two years experience in a management position within the care industry with the ability to organise and delegate staff. You will also have excellent communication skills and the ability to deal with emergency situations. You should have an understanding of health and safety precautions and have an eye for detail. You will need to have an advanced knowledge of dementia and end of life care.

    Rates of pay are dependent on qualifications and experience which will be discussed at interview. Benefits can include an Private Healthcare (following a successful probation period) and additional training is encouraged. You are also supported by an experienced head office team and area & operational management.

    Does it sound like what you have been looking for? Apply now or call Carrie for an informal chat about the role or for further information on 01773 571 535.


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  • Activities Co-ordinator

    Career Home: Kidsley Grange
    Job Type: Permanent
    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 Kidsley Grange home for an Activity Co-ordinator working 35 hours a week.

    Are you enthusiastic? Are you looking for a rewarding new role?

    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 Kidsley Grange home for an Activity Co-ordinator working 35 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.

    As an activities co-ordinator you will be responsible for the activities offering in the home. You will be formulating an activity plan for each individual resident by spending time getting to know their past, likes and dislikes and families. You will arranging suitable trips out for our residents as well as arranging for entertainment to come into the homes. You will also build up links in the community and build relationships to benefit the residents.

    You will also have responsibility for all fund raising for the home and the organising, promoting and running of home events such as Christmas Fete’s and Summer Garden Parties.

    We are looking for enthusiastic people who are flexible, creative, fun and have a can do attitude.

    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 and maybe even spoil you with cake from time to time!

    Does it sound like what you have been looking for? What are you waiting for – apply now or call Carrie or Beth for an informal chat about the role or for further information on 01773 571 535.


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  • Senior Care Assistant

    Career Home: Valley Lodge
    Job Type: Permanent
    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 time hours a week.

    Senior Care Assistant

    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 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.

    As a Senior Care Assistant with Ashmere you will be communicating effectively and professionally with the residents, colleagues, relatives and visitors at all times. You will show compassion towards our residents and ensuring that their needs are met. You will assist with personal care and assist with meal times when needed.

    You will be responsible for the running of the shift including staff allocation, administrating medication, liaising with the home manager, GP’s, nurses, and other outside professionals which can all make for a busy shift!

    You may also get involved in activities in the homes and assist our activities co-ordinators on trips out.

    You will need to have experience of administrating medication and possess or be willing to work towards your NVQ3 qualification.

    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 specifically CarePlan and Administration training 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) on 01773 571535 for further information.


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Training

We actively support our staff to develop themselves both personally and professionally by offering a comprehensive range of in-house training courses. These not only cover all mandatory training requirements in the care sector, but they also offer ‘above & beyond’ training to ensure our staff have the knowledge and understanding to provide excellent support for our residents.