At Vida Healthcare we are always on the look out for inspirational,
caring and conscientious people to join our team. Both of our homes are rated OUTSTANDING by the CQC, so why not join the UK's leader in dementia care today!



Care Roles - Vida Hall

Bank Nurse

Registered Mental Health Nurses - BANK

Registered General Nurses - BANK

Salary: 

  • £19.33 p/h (Days / Nights)

Homes: Vida Hall in Starbeck attains an outstanding rating by the CQC.

Our home is looking for kind hearted and passionate bank nurses to join our dedicated care team on full time or part time basis.  

Bank nurses must only work at Vida, we cannot employ nurses who work at a secondary place of work due to the current times. We are looking for people who will provide high quality nursing and dementia care to our residents and service users, maintaining a dignified, homely environment, and exercising leadership as part of the nursing team.

About the role

  • Provide high quality nursing and dementia care to our residents and service users
  • Maintain a dignified environment and homely atmosphere
  • Exercise leadership as part of the nursing team
  • Ensure that all company and regulatory standards are maintained

In return for:

  • Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Support
  • No uniform
  • Staff rewards and recognition including Annual Awards
  • Offers and discounts for over 250+ retailers 
  • Working for a family business
  • Full support with your revalidation and CPD
  • Modern, purpose-built home with state-of-the-art facilities
  • Free parking
  • 5 minutes walk from local bus and train services
  • Internal communications platform / forum

Previous experience working in dementia care would be advantageous but not essential as full, bespoke training will be provided.

Most of all we are looking for kind, intuitive people who take pride in their work and who will bring enthusiasm and positivity to the role.

**We are also able to support newly qualified nurses through their preceptorships.

How to apply:

Download the application form here and send to recruitment@vidahealthcare.co.uk

 

Night Nurse

Salary: £17.56 per hour (Nights) with paid breaks , plus potential 20% bonus

Vida Hall is a specialist dementia care home in Starbeck, Harrogate. Just a five minute walk from Starbeck train station. We are currently recruiting for Registered Night Nurses to join our friendly, dedicated care team.

We are looking for people who will provide high quality nursing and dementia care to our residents and service users, maintaining a dignified, homely environment, and exercising leadership as part of the nursing team.

  • Night: £17.56
  • Plus potential 20% bonus

Vida Healthcare is a local, independent care provider and are the Regional Winners of the Care Employer Award for the Great British Care Home Awards 2018!

About the role

  • Provide high quality nursing and dementia care to our residents and service users
  • Maintain a dignified environment and homely atmosphere
  • Exercise leadership as part of the nursing team
  • Ensure that all company and regulatory standards are maintained

In return for:

  • Ongoing specialist training and career development
  • Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Support
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Independent Financial Planning Advice
  • Work Place Pension
  • Pioneering Dementia Care
  • Working for a family business
  • Staff recognition including Annual Awards
  • Full support with your revalidation and CPD
  • Modern, purpose-built home with state-of-the-art facilities
  • 5 minutes walk from local bus and train services

Previous experience working in dementia care would be advantageous but not essential as full, bespoke training will be provided. Most of all we are looking for kind, intuitive people who take a pride in their work and who will bring enthusiasm and positivity to the role.

Apply today!

If you're a registered General Nurse RGN or Mental Health Nurse RMN looking for a rewarding new role, then apply today!

We are also able to support newly qualified nurses through their preceptorships.

Download the application form here and send to recruitment@vidahealthcare.co.uk

Nurse Preceptorship

Preceptorship Nurses

Salary: 

  • £15.05

Homes: Vida Hall in Starbeck and Vida Grange in Pannal both attain an outstanding rating by the CQC.

Vida supports newly qualified nurses through their preceptorship and will work alongside some of the best Nurses in dementia care in the UK.

Both homes are looking for kind hearted and passionate preceptorship nurses to join their dedicated care teams on full time or part time basis. Most of all we are looking for kind, intuitive people who take pride in their work and who will bring enthusiasm and positivity to the role.

About the role

  • Provide high quality nursing and dementia care to our residents and service users
  • Maintain a dignified environment and homely atmosphere
  • Exercise leadership as part of the nursing team
  • Ensure that all company and regulatory standards are maintained

In return for:

  • Ongoing specialist training and career development
  • Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Support
  • No uniform
  • Staff rewards and recognition including Annual Awards
  • Offers and discounts for over 250+ retailers 
  • Working for a family business
  • Full support with your revalidation and CPD
  • Modern, purpose-built home with state-of-the-art facilities
  • Free parking
  • 5 minutes walk from local bus and train services
  • Internal communications platform / forum

How to apply:

Download the application form here and send to recruitment@vidahealthcare.co.uk

Care Assistant - Days

Vida Hall is a specialist dementia care home in Starbeck, Harrogate. Just a five minute walk from Starbeck train station, currently recruiting for Day Care Assistants to join the friendly, dedicated care team.We are looking for experienced carers to work with complex needs and distressed care..

We are looking for kind hearted and passionate carers on a full time basis who will work with dignity and respect, and support our residents to live as independently as possible.

  • Week Day: £8.88         
  • Weekend Day: £11.10       
  • Plus potential 20% bonus

About you

  • People who will share our commitment to providing the highest quality, compassionate care
  • Previous experience working with people who are living with dementia would be advantageous however we will guide you with ongoing, specialist training.
  • Most of all, we are looking for intuitive people who genuinely care about helping others.

Key Duties

  • Assisting with personal care needs
  • Helping with mobility around the home
  • Providing support at meal times
  • Supporting social and lifestyle activities
  • Responding to assistance calls

Qualifications and Skills

Level 2 Diploma in Health & Social Care would be advantageous however full training will be provided.

Benefits

  • Specialist training and career development with Vida Academy
  • Career development opportunities
  • Working for an innovative company who are developing their third care home
  • Staff recognition including Annual Awards
  • 5 minutes walk from local bus and train services

To Apply:

Download the application form here and send to recruitment@vidahealthcare.co.uk

Care Assistant - Nights

Vida Hall is a specialist dementia care home in Starbeck, Harrogate. Just a five minute walk from Starbeck train station, currently recruiting for Night Care Assistants to join the friendly, dedicated care team.We are looking for experienced carers to work with complex needs and distressed care..

We are looking for kind hearted and passionate carers on a full time basis who will work with dignity and respect, and support our residents to live as independently as possible.

  • Week Night: £9.19         
  • Weekend Night: £11.48       
  • Plus potential 20% bonus

About you

  • People who will share our commitment to providing the highest quality, compassionate care
  • Previous experience working with people who are living with dementia would be advantageous however we will guide you with ongoing, specialist training.
  • Most of all, we are looking for intuitive people who genuinely care about helping others.

Key Duties

  • Assisting with personal care needs
  • Helping with mobility around the home
  • Providing support at meal times
  • Supporting social and lifestyle activities
  • Responding to assistance calls

Qualifications and Skills

Level 2 Diploma in Health & Social Care would be advantageous however full training will be provided.

Benefits

  • Specialist training and career development with Vida Academy
  • Career development opportunities
  • Working for an innovative company who are developing their third care home
  • Staff recognition including Annual Awards
  • 5 minutes walk from local bus and train services

To Apply:

Download the application form here and send to recruitment@vidahealthcare.co.uk

Care Roles - Vida Grange

Registered Nurse - Nights

Registered General Nurses & Registered Mental Health Nurses

Salary: 

  • £17.56 p/h (Nights)
  • Paid breaks
  • Plus potential 20% bonus

Homes:Vida Grange in Pannal attains an outstanding rating by the CQC.

Our home is looking for kind hearted and passionate night nurses to join our dedicated care team on full time or part time basis.  

We are looking for people who will provide high quality nursing and dementia care to our residents and service users, maintaining a dignified, homely environment, and exercising leadership as part of the nursing team.

About the role

  • Provide high quality nursing and dementia care to our residents and service users
  • Maintain a dignified environment and homely atmosphere
  • Exercise leadership as part of the nursing team
  • Ensure that all company and regulatory standards are maintained

In return for:

  • Ongoing specialist training and career development
  • Join a developing company with a new care home opening 2021
  • Monthly 'employees of the month', chance to win vouchers
  • Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Support sessions
  • No uniform
  • Staff rewards and recognition including Annual Awards Party
  • Perkbox, access to discounts and perks to 250+ retailers 
  • Working for a family business
  • Full support with your revalidation and CPD
  • Modern, purpose-built home with state-of-the-art facilities
  • Free parking
  • 5 minutes walk from local bus and train services
  • Internal communications platform / forum

Previous experience working in dementia care would be advantageous but not essential as full, bespoke training will be provided.

Most of all we are looking for kind, intuitive people who take pride in their work and who will bring enthusiasm and positivity to the role.

**We are also able to support newly qualified nurses through their preceptorships.

How to apply:

Download the application form here and send to recruitment@vidahealthcare.co.uk

 

Bank Nurse

Registered Mental Health Nurses - BANK

Registered General Nurses - BANK

Salary: 

  • £19.33 p/h (Days / Nights)

Homes: Vida Grange in Pannal attains an outstanding rating by the CQC.

Vida Grange are looking for kind hearted and passionate bank nurses to join their dedicated care teams on full time or part time basis.  

Bank nurses must only work at Vida, we cannot employ nurses who work at a secondary place of work due to the current times. We are looking for people who will provide high quality nursing and dementia care to our residents and service users, maintaining a dignified, homely environment, and exercising leadership as part of the nursing team.

About the role

  • Provide high quality nursing and dementia care to our residents and service users
  • Maintain a dignified environment and homely atmosphere
  • Exercise leadership as part of the nursing team
  • Ensure that all company and regulatory standards are maintained

In return for:

  • Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Support
  • No uniform
  • Staff rewards and recognition including Annual Awards
  • Offers and discounts for over 250+ retailers 
  • Working for a family business
  • Full support with your revalidation and CPD
  • Modern, purpose-built home with state-of-the-art facilities
  • Free parking
  • 5 minutes walk from local bus and train services
  • Internal communications platform / forum

Previous experience working in dementia care would be advantageous but not essential as full, bespoke training will be provided.

Most of all we are looking for kind, intuitive people who take pride in their work and who will bring enthusiasm and positivity to the role.

**We are also able to support newly qualified nurses through their preceptorships.

How to apply:

Download the application form here and send to recruitment@vidahealthcare.co.uk

 

Nurse Preceptorship

Preceptorship Nurses

Salary: 

  • £15.05

Homes: Vida Hall in Starbeck and Vida Grange in Pannal both attain an outstanding rating by the CQC.

Vida supports newly qualified nurses through their preceptorship and will work alongside some of the best Nurses in dementia care in the UK.

Both homes are looking for kind hearted and passionate preceptorship nurses to join their dedicated care teams on full time or part time basis. Most of all we are looking for kind, intuitive people who take pride in their work and who will bring enthusiasm and positivity to the role.

About the role

  • Provide high quality nursing and dementia care to our residents and service users
  • Maintain a dignified environment and homely atmosphere
  • Exercise leadership as part of the nursing team
  • Ensure that all company and regulatory standards are maintained

In return for:

  • Ongoing specialist training and career development
  • Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Support
  • No uniform
  • Staff rewards and recognition including Annual Awards
  • Offers and discounts for over 250+ retailers 
  • Working for a family business
  • Full support with your revalidation and CPD
  • Modern, purpose-built home with state-of-the-art facilities
  • Free parking
  • 5 minutes walk from local bus and train services
  • Internal communications platform / forum

How to apply:

Download the application form here and send to recruitment@vidahealthcare.co.uk

Care Assistant - Days

Vida Grange is a specialist dementia care home in Pannal, Harrogate. Just a five minute walk from Pannal train station, currently recruiting for Day Care Assistants to join the friendly, dedicated care team..

We are looking for kind hearted and passionate carers on a full time basis who will work with dignity and respect, and support our residents to live as independently as possible.

  • Week Day: £8.68         
  • Weekend Day: £11.10       
  • Plus potential 20% bonus

About you

  • People who will share our commitment to providing the highest quality, compassionate care
  • Previous experience working with people who are living with dementia would be advantageous however we will guide you with ongoing, specialist training.
  • Most of all, we are looking for intuitive people who genuinely care about helping others.

Key Duties

  • Assisting with personal care needs
  • Helping with mobility around the home
  • Providing support at meal times
  • Supporting social and lifestyle activities
  • Responding to assistance calls

Qualifications and Skills

Level 2 Diploma in Health & Social Care would be advantageous however full training will be provided.

Benefits

  • Specialist training and career development with Vida Academy
  • Career development opportunities
  • Working for an innovative company who are developing their third care home
  • Staff recognition including Annual Awards
  • 5 minutes walk from local bus and train services

To Apply:

Download the application form here and send to recruitment@vidahealthcare.co.uk

Care Assistant - Nights

Vida Grange is a specialist dementia care home in Pannal, Harrogate. Just a five minute walk from Pannal train station, currently recruiting for Night Care Assistants to join the friendly, dedicated care team..

We are looking for kind hearted and passionate carers on a full time basis who will work with dignity and respect, and support our residents to live as independently as possible.

  • Week Night: £9.19        
  • Weekend Day: £11.48       
  • Plus potential 20% bonus

About you

  • People who will share our commitment to providing the highest quality, compassionate care
  • Previous experience working with people who are living with dementia would be advantageous however we will guide you with ongoing, specialist training.
  • Most of all, we are looking for intuitive people who genuinely care about helping others.

Key Duties

  • Assisting with personal care needs
  • Helping with mobility around the home
  • Providing support at meal times
  • Supporting social and lifestyle activities
  • Responding to assistance calls

Qualifications and Skills

Level 2 Diploma in Health & Social Care would be advantageous however full training will be provided.

Benefits

  • Specialist training and career development with Vida Academy
  • Career development opportunities
  • Working for an innovative company who are developing their third care home
  • Staff recognition including Annual Awards
  • 5 minutes walk from local bus and train services

To Apply:

Download the application form here and send to recruitment@vidahealthcare.co.uk

Support Roles

Wellbeing Facilitator

Wellbeing Facilitator

Salary:

  • £8.76 - £10.94 p/h (Days / Nights)
  • Plus potential 20% bonus

Homes:Vida Grange in Pannal attains an outstanding rating by the CQC.

We are looking for a kind hearted and passionate wellbeing facilitator to join their dedicated teams on a part time basis, 22.5 hours.

About the role

  • To work as part of the Wellbeing and Lifestyle Team and be responsible for planning, organising and delivering varied opportunities for activity and engagement that are well researched, motivating, entertaining and add value to the lives of the residents striving all the time to create opportunities to increase wellbeing.
  • To implement the principles of Personal Life Story to create an individualised approach to the day to day activities to motivate and engage the wider Vida team to be part of this vital area of work.
  • To offer opportunities for residents to engage in a lifestyle that upholds their personhood and reflects their past cultural interests while offering access to new experience in accordance with the home’s equality and diversity policies and commitment to non-discriminatory practices.
  • Spend quality time with residents to develop meaningful relationships that build trust and confidence.
  • Plan and organise groups and 1:1 in response to identified interests and requests.
  • Support residents to develop life history books and other creative ways to aid recall, reminiscence and communication.
  • Work with the team to share ideas and good practice, skills and talents.
  • Work closely with resident’s families and friends and extended Vida Team in planning, organising and delivering activity.
  • Organise publicity and information about any scheduled leisure activities displaying, distributing and updating this information to residents, staff and others involved.
  • Maintain and develop the homes ‘Information Bank’ about community and other resources that may be of use to residents in the pursuit of their interests.
  • Report residents experience and progress including the requirements to complete specific assessments and record and evaluate outcomes. Alert the care team immediately of any incidents that occur that may impact on the health status of the residents so that action can be taken promptly by the appropriate team member.
  • Attend periodical meetings with the management team to discuss achievements, advancements, current good practice and any issues relating to role
  • Attend and contribute to Team Meetings, reflective practice groups and one-to-one supervisions to support personal and professional development.
  • This job description indicates the main duties and responsibilities of the post. It is not intended as a complete list and may be subject to review periodically.

In return for:

  • Ongoing specialist training and career development
  • Join a developing company with a new care home opening 2021
  • Monthly 'employees of the month', chance to win vouchers
  • Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Support sessions
  • No uniform
  • Staff rewards and recognition including Annual Awards Party
  • Perkbox, access to discounts and perks to 250+ retailers
  • Working for a family business
  • Modern, purpose-built home with state-of-the-art facilities
  • Free parking
  • 5 minutes walk from local bus and train services
  • Internal communications platform / forum

Previous experience working in dementia care would be advantageous but not essential as full, bespoke training will be provided.

Most of all we are looking for kind, intuitive people who take pride in their work and who will bring enthusiasm and positivity to the role.

How to apply:

Download the application form here and send to recruitment@vidahealthcare.co.uk

Admissions Manager

Admissions Manager

Salary: £25,000 per year

The Admission’s Manager will work closely with The Board of Directors, Home Mangers, House Managers, Finance and Marketing Team’s across three Harrogate-based sites to promote and sustain full resident occupancy for residential and nursing houses within Vida Hall, Vida Grange and Vida Court.

Principle Role Accountabilities & Responsibilities

  • To be the point of contact for all enquiries across the Company ensuring relevant brochures and pricing structures are issued and enquiries responded to within a maximum 12-hour time frame by telephone, email or post.
  • To ensure follow up contacts are made with enquirer and logged on in house systems appropriately.
  • To arrange and conduct show arounds for the homes both face to face and/or virtual as required.
  • To arrange for client pre- admission assessments via the Home Manager/House Managers.
  • To issue formal offers of placement to all privately funded clients.
  • To issue notifications to all relevant department of planned admissions.
  • To liaise with commissioning bodies and local authorities ensuring confirmation of client funding is authorised ensuring appropriate purchase orders are in place prior to admission of client and forwarded to the Finance Team.
  • To liaise with relevant bodies to ensure any one to one funding for client support is in place as an when required; ensuring purchase orders for funding is forwarded to the Finance team.
  • To liaise with Roster Department to ensure 121 funding is commenced appropriately to promote and ensure client and staff safety.
  • To prepare admission packs/checklists for appropriate house.
  • To liaise with The Finance Team to resolve any funding anomalies for client placements.
  • Prepare weekly report for The Board of Directors and Home Managers.
  • To liaise with Marketing regarding advertising and PR. as appropriate.

Skills & Experience

    • Strong communication and inter-personal skills.
    • Proven track record of positive sales performance.
    • Meeting sales goals by monitoring progress.
    • Excellent IT skills, Word, Office, Excel.
    • Ability to work independently.

In return for

      • Ongoing specialist training and career development
      • Join a developing company with a new care home opening 2021
      • Monthly 'employees of the month', chance to win vouchers
      • No uniform
      • Staff rewards and recognition including Annual Awards Party
      • Perkbox, access to discounts and perks to 250+ retailers
      • Working for a family business
      • Modern, purpose-built home with state-of-the-art facilities
      • Free parking
      • 5 minutes walk from local bus and train services
      • Internal communications platform / forum for staff

Values and commitment

      • At Vida Healthcare we value our staff team. We have individual learner routes to develop our team to be ambassadors for dementia care.
      • Adhere at all times to Company Policies relating to Conduct including Confidentiality Policy, Smoke Free Policy, Standards of Attendance, Appearance and Behaviour.
      • Take responsibility for their own ongoing learning and development in order to maximise their potential.
      • Represent Vida Healthcare to provide the highest possible standard of service to residents and members of the public, by treating all those one comes into contact in the course of one’s work in a pleasant, courteous and respectful manner.

Additional Duties

      • Participate in organisational developmental projects, as required.
      • Participate in national conferences and events or other work-related activities, as required.
      • Undertake other duties as may be required by The Board of Director and Home Managers.

Other

    • Full UK Driving Licence will be required for this role.
    • *Regular site visits required*

*This job description indicates the main duties and responsibilities of the post. It is not intended as a complete list and may be subject to review periodically.

How to apply:

Download the application form here and send to recruitment@vidahealthcare.co.uk

 



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