Care Home Receptionist at the Abbeyfield Reading Society
Join our dedicated team working for a small charity-run care home in Reading
This job is available as part of the government’s Kickstart scheme. The post is open to anybody aged 16-24 in receipt of Universal Credit. Young people can apply by visiting their local job centre and speaking to their Work Coach and referencing the job title above.
We’re working in partnership with Charityworks, the UK-non-profit sector’s Kickstart gateway as part of a collaborative effort to power up our sector with exceptional talent and make a real impact on youth unemployment. So as part of their paid job at The Abbeyfield Reading Society successful applicants will also take part in a supported six-month development offer delivered by Charityworks. The programme will equip the young person with the connections, experiences, tools and insight needed to succeed in their day job, and will also help them to build a peer community, and skills to transition well beyond the placement, and develop long term careers in the non-profit sector.
For this role, ideally you would have:
You will be:
We aim to provide a home with high quality accommodation and a stimulating environment to maintain a socially active community that will directly benefit the mind, body and soul. Families and residents highly value our team and the family feel in our home.
Abbeyfield House care home was built in 1996 and has 28 residents. It is owned and operated by a charity, The Abbeyfield Reading Society Limited, set up in 1961. As a not-for-profit organisation the best interests of our residents are at the heart of everything we do and any profits we make are used to improve services to our residents and secure the long-term future of the home.
To protect our residents, all staff and volunteers are DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) checked.
To apply for this post please contact your Work Coach at your local Job Centre.
Closing date 18 June 2021.
This post is subject to a DBS check.
Job Closing Date:
18 June 2021