At Vida Healthcare we are always on the look out for inspirational,
caring and conscientious people to join our team:

Care Roles

Registered Nurse

Salary: £16.75 - £17.05 per hour (Days / Nights) with paid breaks

We are an award-winning specialist dementia care provider in Harrogate. Vida Hall (Starbeck) and Vida Grange (Pannal), are currently recruiting for Registered Nurses to join their friendly, dedicated care teams.

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.

  • Day: £16.75
  • Night: £17.05

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!

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:

  • 250+ free perks!
  • 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
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • 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

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

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.

  • £14.62

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!

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:

  • 250+ free perks!
  • 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
  • Ongoing training
  • Full support with your revalidation and CPD
  • Modern, purpose-built home with state-of-the-art facilities
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • 5 minutes walk from local bus and train services

Apply today!

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

Care Assistant

Significantly enhanced rates for nights and weekends plus additional uplift for overtime.

  • Weekday: £8.62          Weekend: £10.78
  • Week Night: £8.92       Weekend Night: £11.15
  • Plus potential 20% bonus

Vida Healthcare are the Regional Winners of the Care Employer Award! A family of specialist dementia care homes in Harrogate. We are currently recruiting for experienced carers to join our friendly team in return for competitive rates of pay and significantly enhanced rates for night and weekends.

We are looking for people who will work with dignity and respect, and support our residents to live as independently as possible.

We have two locations, Vida Hall in Starbeck and Vida Grange in Pannal.

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

  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Significantly enhanced rates for nights and weekends plus additional uplift for overtime
  • Flexible hours, including full or part-time, days or nights
  • Specialist training and development
  • Career development opportunities
  • Working for a family business
  • Staff recognition including Annual Awards
  • Ongoing training
  • Refer a friend scheme
  • 5 minutes walk from local bus and train services

To Apply:

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

Senior Nurse

Salary: £18.50 .

    We are an award-winning specialist dementia care provider in Harrogate. Vida Hall (Starbeck) and Vida Grange (Pannal), are currently recruiting for Senior Nurses to join our friendly, dedicated care teams.

    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.

    • £18.50

    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!

    About the role

    • Active involvement in all parts of assessment process including pre-assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of allocated clients
    • Use Quality Audit process to monitor compliance with targets set to ensure care profiles are person centred and fully complete as per company policy. (Consult with Home Manager in regards to specific audit processes you will require to follow)
    • Set initial action plans to address identified deficits and oversee improvements
    • Ensure copy of all action plans are delivered to home manager for consideration and feedback following re-auditing after agreed time span

    In return for:

    • +250 free perks!
    • 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
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • 5 minutes walk from local bus and train services

    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

Bank Nurse

Salary: £18.77 per hour (Days / Nights) with paid breaks

Vida Hall is an award winning specialist dementia care provider in Starbeck, and we are currently recruiting for BANK Registered Nurses to join out 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.

  • Salary: £18.77 per hour

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!

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:

  • 250+ free perks!
  • 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
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • 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

Team Leader (Nights)

Team Leader (Nights) Apply Today.

  • Weekday: £11.24 Weekend: £14.05

Vida Healthcare are the Regional Winners of the Care Employer Award! A family of specialist dementia care homes in Harrogate. Vida Grange in Pannal are now recruiting for experienced a Team Leader (Nights) to join our friendly team in return for competitive rates of pay.

We are looking for people who will work with dignity and respect, and support our residents to live as independently as possible.

Key Duties

  • Ensure delivery of quality dementia care
  • Ensure compliance with all legal, regulatory and best practice guidelines
  • Oversee all aspects of medicine management
  • To have/work towards appropriate qualifications/skills to be able to contribute fully to the assessment process (Diploma level 3)
  • To maintain and motivate a professional and efficient staff and exercise leadership as part of the senior team
  • To maintain a homely atmosphere and create a dignified environment
  • To provide high quality nursing and dementia care and to assist in identifying and addressing the health and social care of a wide variety of service users and their family
  • Benefits

    • Competitive rates of pay
    • Ongoing specialist training
    • Career development opportunities
    • Working for a family business
    • Staff recognition including Annual Awards
    • Refer a friend scheme
    • 5 minutes walk from local bus and train services

    To Apply:

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

Residential Lead

Residential Lead Apply Today! Closing date 16th August 2019.

Vida Healthcare are the Regional Winners of the Care Employer Award, a family of specialist dementia care homes in Harrogate. Vida Grange is now recruiting for a Residential Lead who has the passion in leading teams and excelling in quality. This role is to support our residential houses and the applicant must have a minimum of 2 years in a management role and hold strong leadership skills. Minimum NVQ Level 3. Management qualifications preferred but not essential. All of the below is in return for competitive rates of pay and excellent support from management.

We are looking for people who will work with dignity and respect, and support our residents to live as independently as possible.

Key Duties

  • Support management with enquires and ‘Show Around’ visits
  • Support management with assessment of new potential residents. Complete pre-assessment paperwork (initial assessment, care profile, life history, support family during admission, organising care lead/key worker
  • Ensure that staff work to Company Admission Policies and Procedures by achieving agreed time scales for risk assessment and care profile completion
  • Responsible for achieving all audit objectives set by management
  • Development, review and audit of care plans to meet changing physical, social and psychological needs of residents
  • Attend training and updates to ensure awareness of mental capacity and human rights
  • Monitor resident capacity assessment, deprivation of liberty safeguards assessments, future wishes and advanced decisions
  • Participate in Company programme of Dementia Care Mapping
  • Professional Requirements

    • Diploma level 3 in Health and Social Care (or equivalent)
    • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in dementia care services
    • Commitment to becoming trained in Dementia Care Mapping
    • Legal right to work in the UK
    • Working Hours will be based on a full time contract (minimum of 33 ¾ hrs) hours per week, however you may be requested to work flexibility to meet the needs of a 24/7 service; this may include evening, night time and weekend work with an expectation to rotate between different areas as required
    • A full current driving licence valid for use in the UK is preferable
    • Benefits

      • Competitive rates of pay
      • Ongoing specialist training
      • Career development opportunities
      • Working for a family business
      • Staff recognition including Annual Awards
      • Refer a friend scheme
      • 5 minutes walk from local bus and train services
    • For the full job description, please email recruitment@vidahealthcare.co.uk
    • To Apply:

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

Support Roles

Kitchen Assistant

Vida Grange is an award-winning specialist dementia care home in Pannal, Harrogate, looking for a Kitchen Assistant to join their expanding team!

  • Day: £8.10       Weekend: £10.13
  • Plus potential 20% bonus

Duties include:

  • General kitchen duties
  • Washing up
  • Cleaning and tidying
  • Stocking up goods in and around the care home
  • Moving trolleys
  • Basic food preparation tasks although experience in this area not necessary

Excellent Benefits:

  • Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Support
  • Independent Financial Planning Advice
  • Work Place Pension
  • Specialist training and development
  • Pioneering Dementia Care
  • Working for a family business
  • Staff recognition including Annual Awards
  • Ongoing training
  • Modern, purpose-built home with state-of-the-art facilities
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • 5 minutes walk from local bus and train services

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

Housekeeping & Laundry Assistant

Vida Grange is an award-winning specialist dementia care home in Pannal, Harrogate, looking for a Housekeeper and Laundry Assistant to join their expanding team!

  • Day: £8.50 Weekend: £10.63
  • Plus potential 20% bonus

Duties include:

  • Keeping the home clean, tidy and comfortable
  • Working carefully and sensitively to respect the privacy of our residents
  • Carefully sorting, cleaning and drying of clothing, towels and bedding for the home

Excellent Benefits:

  • One of the highest rates in the area
  • Pay an overtime rate of 20% plus weekend enhancement
  • Work Place Pension
  • Ongoing specialist training and career development
  • Pioneering Dementia Care
  • Working for a family business
  • Staff recognition including Annual Awards
  • Modern, purpose-built home with state-of-the-art facilities
  • 5 minutes walk from local bus and train services

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