Work with us
Come and join our fantastic team here at Austenwood Care Home.
Who works at Austenwood?
Our care home is built on the incredible staff that work here, their kind and caring nature, their dedication, and their commitment to our residents.
At Austenwood we have…
Care home manager
Our fantastic manager oversees all activity here at Austenwood. From recruitment to health and safety and compliance and cleanliness, our manager needs to know what’s going on at all times and ensures we are providing the best care possible.
It takes someone really special to become a care worker and our team really is the backbone of Austenwood. Care workers provide companionship, personal care, medication support, meal time assistance and so much more to our residents every single day.
Lifestyle support coordinators
Otherwise known as our activities coordinators, our team ensures our residents’ lives are busy and enriched with activities and hobbies they will love. They always manage to find something for everyone.
Our kitchen team provides our residents with the best, home-cooked meals every day. Our residents are able to choose from several seasonal options. Food is a huge part of life at Austenwood.
Our fantastic hospitality team work hard behind the scenes maintaining our grounds and building and ensuring there is clean linen on everyone’s beds.
Most likely your first point of contact at Austenwood. Our admin team ensures we operate like a well-oiled machine and provide a steadfast point of contact for relatives and those looking for more information.
Training and progression
Our training and development is a crucial part of care worker life at Austenwood. Care is ever-changing and the needs of our residents can change or become complex at any time.
Once you become part of our team you will be trained in-house and by external bodies so you are able to provide the best level of care for our residents.
Our management team will support you with ongoing training and is able to provide advice and guidance at any time.
For those who would like it, career progression is always an option. We believe that care is an incredible career which is very rewarding.
Join our team
While experience in care can certainly be helpful, we don’t prioritise this when looking for new team members. We take a values-based approach to recruiting and look for people who have the right attitude to make a real difference to our residents every day.
Care is not an easy option – but it is one of the most rewarding careers imaginable. With room to progress it allows you to have an incredible impact on the people you support.
We offer a competitive salary, with enhanced rates for qualified staff and excellent training and development opportunities.
If you are looking to propel your career in care, please get in touch with us today to hear more about the opportunities available. You can fill in the form below with your details and we’ll be in touch!