Jobs at Vida Healthcare

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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!

 
 
 

VIDA BENEFITS

 
  • Excellent Pay
  • 5% pay rise in January 2022
  • Access to Vida Academy
  • Specialist training & ongoing career development
  • Career support
  • Overtime available at an enhanced rate of pay
  • Vida Healthcare Staff Annual Awards
  • Refer a Friend Scheme
  • No uniform
  • Internal communications app
 
 

Care Roles

 
 

Vida Hall, Starbeck, Harrogate

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Salary: £18.50 per hour with paid breaks , overtime available at an enhanced rate of pay

Vida Hall care home in Starbeck attains an outstanding rating by the CQC. We’re recruiting for Registered Night Nurses to join our expanding team. Upon joining the Vida family, you will receive full access to Vida’s very own in-house learning and development programme, Vida Academy, to help support your career development and delivery of care. Did you know that Harrogate was the happiest place to live in the UK in 2015 and the second in 2019?!

  • Salary / benefits:
  • £18.50 p/h
  • Overtime available at an enhanced rate of pay
  • Full time / Part time available
  • Alternate weekends are required
  • Hours – 33.75 hours per week (3 days or nights) or 45 hours per week (4 days or nights)
  • Shift hours are from 7.45am – 8.00pm or 7.45pm – 8.00am
  • Annual leave is 5.6 weeks

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

We provide all our employees with the following: – >

  • Salary £18.50 per hour
  • Paid breaks
  • Overtime available at an enhanced rate of pay
  • Alternate weekends are required
  • Shift hours are from 7.45am – 8.00pm or 7.45pm – 8.00am
  • Ongoing specialist training and career development with Vida Academy
  • Career support & progression
  • Mentorship Programmes available
  • Staff parties
  • New care home opening summer 2021
  • Working for a family business
  • Staff rewards and 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
  • 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 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

Apply online

Apply online

Salary: £18.50 per hour with paid breaks , overtime available at an enhanced rate of pay

Vida Hall care home in Starbeck attains an outstanding rating by the CQC. We’re recruiting for Registered Night Nurses to join our expanding team. Upon joining the Vida family, you will receive full access to Vida’s very own in-house learning and development programme, Vida Academy, to help support your career development and delivery of care. Did you know that Harrogate was the happiest place to live in the UK in 2015 and the second in 2019?!

  • Salary / benefits:
  • £18.50 p/h
  • Overtime available at an enhanced rate of pay
  • Full time / Part time available
  • Overtime available
  • Alternate weekends are required
  • Hours – 33.75 hours per week (3 days or nights) or 45 hours per week (4 days or nights)
  • Shift hours are from 7.45am – 8.00pm or 7.45pm – 8.00am
  • Annual leave is 5.6 weeks

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

We provide all our employees with the following: – >

  • Salary £18.50 per hour
  • Paid breaks
  • Overtime available at an enhanced rate of pay
  • Alternate weekends are required
  • Shift hours are from 7.45am – 8.00pm or 7.45pm – 8.00am
  • Ongoing specialist training and career development with Vida Academy
  • Career support & progression
  • Staff parties
  • Mentorship Programmes available
  • New care home opening summer 2021
  • Working for a family business
  • Staff rewards and 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
  • 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 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

Apply online

Apply online

Salary: 

  • £15.05

Vida Hall in Starbeck attains an outstanding rating by the CQC and are looking for Nurse Preceptors to join their outstanding team of professionals on a full or part time basis.

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

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. Did you know that Harrogate was the happiest place to live in the UK in 2015 and the second in 2019?!

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

We provide all our employees with the following: 

  • Paid breaks
  • Full time or Part time available
  • Overtime available at an enhanced rate of pay
  • Alternate weekends are required
  • Shift hours are from 7.45am – 8.00pm or 7.45pm – 8.00am
  • Ongoing specialist training and career development with Vida Academy
  • Career progression
  • Mentorship Programmes available
  • New care home opening summer 2021
  • Working for a family business
  • Staff rewards and 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
  • Internal communications platform / forum

How to apply:

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

Apply online

Apply online

Vida Hall care home in Starbeck is just a five minute walk from Starbeck train station and we are currently recruiting for Day Care Assistants to join our friendly, dedicated care team. We are looking for experienced carers to work with complex needs and distressed care. Did you know that Harrogate was the happiest place to live in the UK in 2015 and the second in 2019?!

If you’re a kind hearted and passionate carer who will work with dignity and respect, and support our residents to live as independently as possible on a full time basis:

  • Days: £9.51 p/h
  • Overtime available at an enhanced rate of pay

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

We provide all our employees with the following: – >

  • Ongoing specialist training and career development with Vida Academy
  • Career support & progression
  • Excellent pay
  • Mentorship Programmes available
  • Staff Parties
  • Work place pension
  • New care home opening summer 2021
  • Working for a family business
  • Staff rewards and recognition including Annual Awards
  • Modern, purpose-built home with state-of-the-art facilities
  • 5 minutes’ walk from local bus and train services
  • Internal communications platform / forum

Qualifications and Skills

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

To Apply:

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

Apply online

Apply online

Vida Hall care home in Starbeck is just a five minute walk from Starbeck train station, currently recruiting for Night Care Assistants to join our friendly, dedicated care team. We are looking for experienced carers to work with complex needs and distressed care. Did you know that Harrogate was the happiest place to live in the UK in 2015 and the second in 2019?!

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.

  • Nights: £9.84 p/h
  • Overtime available at an enhanced rate of pay

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.

We provide all our employees with the following: 

  • Ongoing specialist training and career development with Vida Academy
  • Career support & progression
  • Excellent pay
  • Mentorship Programmes available
  • Staff Parties
  • Work place pension
  • New care home opening summer 2021
  • Working for a family business
  • Staff rewards and recognition including Annual Awards
  • Modern, purpose-built home with state-of-the-art facilities
  • 5 minutes’ walk from local bus and train services
  • Internal communications platform / forum

To Apply:

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

Apply online

Apply online

Salary: 

  • £20.73 p/h (Days / Nights)

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. Did you know that Harrogate was the happiest place to live in the UK in 2015 and the second in 2019?!

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:

  • Staff rewards and recognition including Annual Awards
  • 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

Apply online

 

Vida Grange, Pannal, Harrogate

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Salary: £18.50 per hour with paid breaks, overtime available at an enhanced rate of pay

Vida Grange attains an outstanding rating by the CQC and is recruiting for Registered Night Nurses to join their expanding team. Upon joining the Vida family, you will receive full access to Vida’s very own in-house learning and development team, Vida Academy, to help support your career development and delivery of care. Did you know that Harrogate was the happiest place to live in the UK in 2015 and the second in 2019?!

  • Salary / benefits:
  • £18.50 p/h
  • Overtime available at an enhanced rate of pay
  • Full time / Part time available
  • Overtime available
  • Alternate weekends are required
  • Hours – 33.75 hours per week (3 days or nights) or 45 hours per week (4 days or nights)
  • Shift hours are from 7.45am – 8.00pm or 7.45pm – 8.00am
  • Annual leave is 5.6 weeks

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 with Vida Academy
  • Career support & progression
  • Mentorship Programmes available
  • Staff parties
  • Work Place Pension
  • Pioneering Dementia Care
  • Working for a family business with a third care home opening 2021
  • 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

Apply online

Apply online

Salary: £18.50 per hour with paid breaks, overtime available at an enhanced rate of pay

Vida Grange attains an outstanding rating by the CQC and is recruiting for Registered Day Nurses to join their expanding team. Upon joining the Vida family, you will receive full access to Vida’s very own in-house learning and development team, Vida Academy, to help support your career development and delivery of care. Did you know that Harrogate was the happiest place to live in the UK in 2015 and the second in 2019?!

  • Salary / benefits:
  • £18.50 p/h
  • Overtime available at an enhanced rate of pay
  • Full time / Part time available
  • Overtime available
  • Alternate weekends are required
  • Hours – 33.75 hours per week (3 days or nights) or 45 hours per week (4 days or nights)
  • Shift hours are from 7.45am – 8.00pm or 7.45pm – 8.00am
  • Annual leave is 5.6 weeks

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 with Vida Academy
  • Career support & progression
  • Mentorship Programmes available
  • Work Place Pension
  • Staff parties
  • Pioneering Dementia Care
  • Working for a family business with a third care home opening 2021
  • 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

Apply online

Apply online

Salary: 

  • £19.33 p/h (Days / Nights)

Vida Grange in Pannal attains an outstanding rating by the CQC and 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. Did you know that Harrogate was the happiest place to live in the UK in 2015 and the second in 2019?!

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

We provide all our employees with the following: – >

  • Ongoing specialist training and career development with Vida Academy
  • Career progression
  • Mentorship Programmes available
  • New care home opening summer 2021
  • Working for a family business
  • Modern, purpose-built home with state-of-the-art facilities
  • 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

Apply online

Apply online

Salary: 

  • £15.05

Vida Grange in Pannal attains an outstanding rating by the CQC and are looking for Nurse Preceptors to join their outstanding team of professionals on a full or part time basis.

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

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. Did you know that Harrogate was the happiest place to live in the UK in 2015 and the second in 2019?!

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

We provide all our employees with the following:

  • Paid breaks
  • Full time or Part time available
  • Overtime available at an enhanced rate of pay
  • Alternate weekends are required
  • Shift hours are from 7.45am – 8.00pm or 7.45pm – 8.00am
  • Ongoing specialist training and career development with Vida Academy
  • Career progression
  • Mentorship Programmes available
  • New care home opening summer 2021
  • Working for a family business
  • Staff rewards and 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
  • Internal communications platform / forum

How to apply:

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

Apply online

Apply online

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. Did you know that Harrogate was the happiest place to live in the UK in 2015 and the second in 2019?!

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.

  • Days: £9.51
  • Overtime available at an enhanced rate of pay

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.

We provide all our employees with the following: – >

  • Ongoing specialist training and career development with Vida Academy
  • Career support & progression
  • Excellent pay
  • Mentorship Programmes available
  • Staff Parties
  • Work place pension
  • Free DBS check
  • New care home opening summer 2021
  • Working for a family business
  • Staff rewards and recognition including Annual Awards
  • Modern, purpose-built home with state-of-the-art facilities
  • 5 minutes’ walk from local bus and train services
  • Internal communications platform / forum

To Apply:

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

Apply online

Apply online

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. Did you know that Harrogate was the happiest place to live in the UK in 2015 and the second in 2019?!

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.

  • Nights: £9.84 p/h
  • Overtime available at an enhanced rate of pay

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.

We provide all our employees with the following: – >

  • Ongoing specialist training and career development with Vida Academy
  • Career support & progression
  • Excellent pay
  • Mentorship Programmes available
  • Staff Parties
  • Free DBS check
  • Work place pension
  • New care home opening summer 2021
  • Working for a family business
  • Staff rewards and recognition including Annual Awards
  • Modern, purpose-built home with state-of-the-art facilities
  • 5 minutes’ walk from local bus and train services
  • Internal communications platform / forum

To Apply:

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

Apply online

Apply online

Vida Grange is a specialist dementia care home in Pannal, Harrogate. Just a five minute walk from Pannal train station, currently recruiting for Senior Care Assistants to join the friendly, dedicated care team. Did you know that Harrogate was the happiest place to live in the UK in 2015 and the second in 2019?!

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

  •  Days – £10.79 p/h
  • Overtime available at an enhanced rate of pay

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

  • To support the person in charge in all aspects of the home’s management, including taking temporary charge during the absence of the person in charge.
  • A strong passion and commitment to providing quality care in a way that respects the dignity of the individual and promotes independence.
  • Ensure clear communication with residents, visitors other staff and the general public to ensure the residents well being and best interests are never compromised.
  • To train junior members of staff in all aspects of their work in the home
  • To take delegated responsibilities in the charge of the residents under your care, to the appropriate level.
  • Have a clear understanding of the Company Ethos of Care and the company commitment to quality dementia care and promote this in your daily working practices.
  • Be familiar with all company policies and procedures and direct junior care staff accordingly.
  • Support Junior Care Staff to work towards completion of their induction
  • Attend all mandatory Training and create opportunity for Junior Staff to develop their skills so they can balance theory with practice.
  • Support Junior Care Staff in the delivery of Person Centred Care by ‘showing by example’
  • Answer the telephone, take, record and transmit messages accurately. Support the Nurse in Charge when required with telephone consultations.
  • Complete required daily notes and take instruction from your line manager in relation to recording other information for residents in your care (fluid charts, cream charts, turn charts, nutritional charts). Supervise junior staff quality standards in this area and seek support if further training is required.
  • Attend all mandatory training connected with Accountability, Record Keeping and Confidentiality.
  • Attend all specialist dementia training surrounding communication
  • Work closely with Junior staff to communicate with resident and family to develop a person centred Life Story and promote opportunity for positive engagement and conversation.
  • Raise concerns promptly with your line manager in relation to any concerns you may experience with junior staff attempts to ‘connect’ with the residents in the home despite support and guidance.
  • Keep abreast of change by referring to company communication (memos, minutes etc).

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.

Qualifications and Skills

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

We provide all our employees with the following: – >

  • Ongoing specialist training and career development with Vida Academy
  • Career support & progression
  • Excellent pay
  • Mentorship Programmes available
  • Staff Parties
  • Free DBS check
  • Work place pension
  • New care home opening summer 2021
  • Working for a family business
  • Staff rewards and recognition including Annual Awards
  • Modern, purpose-built home with state-of-the-art facilities
  • 5 minutes’ walk from local bus and train services
  • Internal communications platform / forum

To Apply:

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

Apply online

Vida Grange is a specialist dementia care home in Harrogate, just five minutes walking distance from Pannal train station and local bus service. We’re currently recruiting for a Team Leader (Nights) to join our friendly, dedicated care team. You must work with dignity and respect, and support our residents to live as independently as possible.

Salary:
Nights: £12.40
Overtime available at an enhanced rate of pay

Vida Grange has been rated Outstanding by the CQC and continue to provide high quality dementia care for their residents.

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

About the role

– 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

We provide all our employees with the following:

– Ongoing specialist training and career development with Vida Academy
– Career progression
– Mentorship Programmes available
– New care home opening November 2021
– Working for a family business
– Staff rewards and recognition including Annual Awards
– Modern, purpose-built home with state-of-the-art facilities
– 5 minutes’ walk from local bus and train services
– Internal communications platform / forum

Qualifications and Skills

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

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

Apply online

 

Vida Court, Harlow Carr, Harrogate

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We are looking for Day and Night Care Assistants to join our brand new care team at Vida Court! Please contact us for more information about this role.

  • Days: £9.51 p/h
  • Nights £9.84 p/h
  • Overtime available at an enhanced rate of pay
  • 5% pay rise due in January 2022

Our newly built residential and nursing home in Harlow Carr is looking for Carers on either day or night shifts. You must be caring and conscientious in meeting person centred care needs of our residents in a way that respects the dignity of the individual and promotes independence. We are offering Full or Part Time Shifts Available (two, three or four days or nights). Alternative weekends are required.

Enable first, Care second.

We provide all our employees with the following: – 

  • FREE TRANSPORT FROM CENTRAL PICK UP POINTS IN HARROGATE
  • Ongoing specialist training and career development with Vida Academy
  • Career support & progression
  • Mentorship Programmes available
  • Staff parties
  • Free DBS check
  • New care home opening summer 2021
  • Working for a family business
  • Staff rewards and recognition including Annual Awards
  • Modern, purpose-built home with state-of-the-art facilities
  • 5 minutes’ walk from local bus and train services
  • Internal communications platform / forum
  • Free parking

Vida Healthcare, are a Dementia specialist provider with two care homes in Harrogate, Vida Hall in Starbeck and Vida Grange in Pannal and a third, Vida Court at Harlow Carr due to open in November 2021 – both our homes have also been awarded “Outstanding” by the CQC.

To Apply:

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

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Clinical Lead

Salary:

£41,200 p/a

Vida Court, a specialist dementia care home opening in November in Harlow Carr Harrogate are now recruiting for a Clinical Lead to join their new team.

We are looking for a Registered General Nurse 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. Did you know that Harrogate was the happiest place to live in the UK in 2015 and the second in 2019?!

About the role

        • The role of Clinical Lead at Vida Healthcare requires a strong passion and commitment to enhance the specialist services we deliver.
        • You must have a positive, flexible attitude and wholly adopt a person centred ethos, exhibiting empathy and a desire to maintain excellent industry knowledge.
        • As a role model you will show leadership qualities through an inspirational and passionate approach to achieve quality dementia care.

Professional requirement

        • Current registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC), with no restriction.
        • Minimum of 3 years post qualification experience in dementia care services.
        • Commitment to becoming dementia mapper.
        • Legal right to work in UK.
        • Clear DBS and any restriction must be disclosed at application stage.
        • Working Hours will be based on 40 hours per week. Working hours include 24 per week, (comprised of two 12-hour shifts) working on the floor as part of the house team. The balance of hours is to be worked as per the needs of the business and the company reserves the right to specify working days and times.
        • There is an expectation that salaried staff must work overtime on occasion. Any hours worked in excess of 10% of the contract may be given as time in lieu subject to the home manager’s discretion and approval. Full shifts worked on the floor in excess of the contract hours may be paid at the overtime rate of the current house manager hourly rate plus 20%.
        • Preference to be a holder of full current driving licence valid for use in the UK.

Job Specifications

        • Support management with enquires and ‘Show Around’ visits
        • Support management with assessment of new potential residents. Complete pre-assessment paper works (FNC, initial assessment, care profile, life history, support family during admission, organising care lead/key worker).
        • Ensure staff follow Company Admission Policy and Procedures by achieving agreed time scale for risk assessment and care profile completion.
        • Responsible to achieve all audit objectives set by management.
        • Develop, review and audit of care plans to meet Residents changing physical, social and psychological needs.li>
        • Clinical awareness of mental capacity and human rights through monitoring capacity assessment, deprivation of liberty safeguards assessments, future wishes and advanced decisions.
        • Participate and structure a programme of Dementia Care Mapping.
        • Support nursing team to adapt care profiles following outcome of care mapping.
        • Support the Care Lead to develop an individual daily plan regarding social and activity engagement.
        • Initiate multidisciplinary meetings including Gps, CCG, LA, safeguarding team, Continuing Health Care Team, Dols, CQC and NOK.

In return for:

      • Ongoing specialist training and career development with our very own Vida Academy
      • Part of a brand new team and care home
      • Staff rewards and recognition including Annual Awards
      • Working for a family business
      • Full support with your revalidation and CPD
      • Modern, purpose-built home with state-of-the-art facilities
      • Free parking

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HR AND PAYROLL MANAGER

SALARY: Negotiable on interview 

ROLE TYPE: Full- time permanent

HOURS: 40 HOURS PER WEEK

The Role

Responsible for ensuring the delivery of HR administration is consistent, accurate and operates to best practice in a fast-paced environment providing end-to-end services to improve the credibility and reputation of the HR function.

To support the Operations Director and the Board with all elements of deliverables for the function, operating in line with current HR/ Payroll policies and procedural changes that affect Vida Healthcare colleagues.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Ensuring the HR services processes and services are efficient, effective and consistently applied
  • Implementing a payroll system that will fit within the business’ needs
  • Ensuring HR services meet all key deliverables and related matters in a timely and accurate manner
  • Administer payroll and payroll records and keep accounts appraised of any changes. You will be involved with weekly or monthly payroll runs, ensuring the employer and employee PAYE are managed and paid in good time. You would also be responsible for managing the company’s pensions and benefits payments as well as maintaining payroll accounts and employee records
  • Ensuring HR processes are implemented to the expected standards and all HR service systems, documentation and internal ways of working is company compliant and meets required standards
  • Developing and maintaining strong and credible internal stakeholder relationships
  • Acting as an escalation point of contact for urgent and complex HR queries to provide the best outcome
  • Evaluating the service on a regular basis through various mechanisms
  • Reviewing the processes used within the team to ensure practical service delivery meets changing business needs
  • Implementing and embedding a programme of continuous improvement to streamline processes to maximise efficiency and effectiveness
  • Advise managers on the terms and conditions of employment and knowledge share best practice with them
  • Implement learning and development policy

Experience

  • Ideally you will be from a Care background, with experience of dealing with all areas of the business.
  • You will have relevant HR qualifications or equivalent (CIPD Level 3 minimum) and a minimum 3- year HR / Payroll experience
  • Comprehensive and up to date knowledge UK and European employment law to support appropriate query handling and advice
  • Management of volume, routine, complex and diverse HR matters across the full employee life cycle
  • You have specific knowledge of Systems (SAGE Payroll would be desirable)
  • You can build lasting internal relationships, be hungry to grow your career and enjoy the opportunities Vida Healthcare has to offer.

About Us

Vida Healthcare are a family run Dementia specialist provider with two care homes in Harrogate, one in Starbeck and one in Pannal and a third due to open in November 2021 at Harlow Carr – both our homes have also been awarded “Outstanding” by the CQC.  Have a look at our website www.vidahealthcare.co.uk and some of our videos: Vida Grange (matterport.com); https://xpansive-digital.property360.tours/vidahealthcare/ and https://vimeo.com/user92979734 to familiarise yourself with Vida Healthcare and the work we do with our residents.

 

Operational Roles

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Vida Hall is looking for a Kitchen Assistant to join the dedicated and diverse kitchen team on a full-time basis. The position will be at Vida Hall in Starbeck, Harrogate. Full time – 37.5 hours 5 days over

  • £9.34 p/h

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:

  • Work Place Pension
  • Free DBS check
  • Ongoing specialist training and development
  • Pioneering Dementia Care
  • Working for a family business
  • Staff recognition including Annual Awards
  • Modern, purpose-built home with state-of-the-art facilities
  • Just a 5 minutes walk from local bus and train services

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

Apply online

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Our brand new specialist dementia care home is looking for a Kitchen Assistant to join the kitchen team on a full-time basis. The position will be Full time, 37.5 hours over 5 days.

  • £9.34 p/h

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:

  • Work Place Pension
  • Free DBS check
  • Ongoing specialist training and development
  • Pioneering Dementia Care
  • Working for a family business
  • Staff recognition including Annual Awards
  • Modern, purpose-built home with state-of-the-art facilities
  • Just a 10 minutes’ walk from local bus stop

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

Apply online

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Vida Hall is looking for a Bank Kitchen Assistant to join the dedicated and diverse kitchen team on a full-time basis. The position will be at Vida Hall in Starbeck, Harrogate. Full time – 20 hours.

  • £10.02 p/h

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:

  • Work Place Pension
  • Free DBS check
  • Ongoing specialist training and development
  • Pioneering Dementia Care
  • Working for a family business
  • Staff recognition including Annual Awards
  • Modern, purpose-built home with state-of-the-art facilities
  • Just a 5 minutes walk from local bus and train services

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

Apply online

Vida Hall is looking for a friendly, dedicated person to join their Housekeeping and Laundry team on a full time basis. Our home is located less than 5 minutes from the train and bus service in Starbeck.

– Day: £9.50 p/h
– Overtime available at an enhanced rate of pay

Responsibilities

– 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.

We provide all our employees with the following:-

– Overtime available at an enhanced rate of pay
– Ongoing specialist training and career development with Vida Academy
– Career progression
– Mentorship Programmes available
– Staff rewards and recognition including Annual Awards
– New care home opening 2021
– 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

Did you know that Harrogate is one of the top ten places to live in the UK!

Experience

– Knowledge of COSHH Health & Safety standards.
– Experience using commercial washing machines and tumble dryers.
– The above is advantageous, however full training will be provided.

How to apply:

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

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Vida Court is looking for friendly, dedicated people to join their Housekeeping and Laundry team on a full time basis.

– Day: £9.50 p/h
– Overtime available at an enhanced rate of pay

– 5% pay rise due in January 2022

Responsibilities

– 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.

We provide all our employees with the following:-

– Overtime available at an enhanced rate of pay
– Ongoing specialist training and career development with Vida Academy
– Career progression
– Mentorship Programmes available
– Staff rewards and recognition including Annual Awards
– New care home opening 2021
– Working for a family business
– Modern, purpose-built home with state-of-the-art facilities
– Free parking
– 10 minutes’ walk from local bus stop
– Internal communications platform / forum

Did you know that Harrogate is one of the top ten places to live in the UK!

Experience

– Knowledge of COSHH Health & Safety standards.
– Experience using commercial washing machines and tumble dryers.
– The above is advantageous, however full training will be provided.

How to apply:

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

Apply online

Vida Grange is looking for a friendly, dedicated person to join their Housekeeping and Laundry team on a full time basis. Our home is located less than 5 minutes from the train and bus service in Pannal.

– Day: £9.50 p/h
– Overtime available at an enhanced rate of pay

Responsibilities

– 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.

We provide all our employees with the following:-

– Overtime available at an enhanced rate of pay
– Ongoing specialist training and career development with Vida Academy
– Career progression
– Mentorship Programmes available
– Staff rewards and recognition including Annual Awards
– New care home opening 2021
– 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

Did you know that Harrogate is one of the top ten places to live in the UK!

Experience

– Knowledge of COSHH Health & Safety standards.
– Experience using commercial washing machines and tumble dryers.
– The above is advantageous, however full training will be provided.

How to apply:

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

Apply online

Vida Court is our brand new specialist dementia care home located close to Harlow Carr. The home is set to open in November 2021 and will look after 100 residents. Vida Court is now now hiring for an experienced Chef to join their dedicated kitchen team.

Salary:
– £12.54 per hour
– 37.5 hours (alternate w/ends)
– 7am – 3:30pm
– 10am – 6pm
– Annual holidays 5.6 weeks per annum

Purpose of Position:
– Responsible to the Head Chef
– To prepare and cook meals to the required standard.
– To support the head chef in the effective operation of the kitchen.

Principal Responsibilities:
– Preparing nutritional food to a high standard, taking into account any special dietary requirements.
– Be involved in the serving of meals.
– Ensuring that the highest standards of hygiene are maintained.
– Clear dishes quickly and tidily.
– Meet all statutory requirements to address food hygiene regulations including holding a suitable food hygiene certificate.
– To perform any other such reasonable duties as may be required.

In return for:

– Ongoing career development opportunities
– Ongoing training by Vida Academy
– Free DBS check
– Staff rewards and recognition including Annual Awards
– Working for a family business
– Free parking
– 10 minutes’ walk from local bus stop
– Internal communications platform / forum

How to apply:

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

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We’re recruiting for Activity Coordinators for Vida Grange care home in Pannal to help support our residents to live as independently as possible whilst living with dementia. You will provide wellbeing and activities in a stimulating and fun environment for our residents. Full and part time positions available.

Salary:

– Day: £9.38

About you

– People who will share our commitment to providing the highest quality, compassionate care and to be united in excellence
– Previous experience working with people who are living with dementia would be advantageous, however, we will guide you with ongoing, specialist training through Vida Academy
– Most of all, we are looking for kind and caring people who genuinely care about helping others

Job Summary

– To work as part of the Activity 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.
– You will work with the team to provide peace of mind through trust and understanding for all and spend time with our residents and their families.

About the role

– Spend quality time with residents to develop meaningful relationships that build trust and confidence.
– Support, research and collate resident’s interests and preferences in association with other care staff particularly key workers.
– Support residents to develop life history books and other creative ways to aid recall, reminiscence and communication.
– Plan and organise groups and 1:1 in response to identified interests and requests.
– 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.
– Be responsible for the appropriate use of the homes budget.
– Organise publicity and information about any scheduled leisure activities

We provide all our employees with the following:

– Overtime available at an enhanced rate of pay
– Ongoing specialist training and career development with Vida Academy
– Career progression
– Mentorship Programmes available
– Staff rewards, recognition and Annual Awards Party
– New care home opening 2021
– 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

TO APPLY: Contact our Recruitment Manager, Sam Rhodes, on 078748 58988 and srhodes@vidahealthcare.co.uk

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

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We’re excited to recruit for an experience Head Chef for our brand new specialist dementia care home, Vida Court.

Starting salary £27,500 per year

Purpose of role:

– To ensure the provision of an efficient catering operation. Specifically;
– Responsible for services provided by all catering staff, and all the catering equipment.
– To prepare and cook a balanced, nutritious diet within a controlled hygienic environment.
– Purchase of food and equipment within a set budget.
– To control systems of food allocation to minimise wastage and ensure consistent quality.

Principal Responsibilities

– Ordering fresh/frozen food and dry goods weekly and/or as required from nominated suppliers.
– Control expenditure within set budget,
– Devising menus and preparing nutritional food to a high standard, taking into account any special dietary requirements.
– Responsible for the highest standards of hygiene are maintained (to 5-star standard as specified by the EHO).
– Supervise all catering staff including day to day organisation, devising duty rota, supervision and appraisal plus day to day low level disciplinary matters.
– Visit residents, staff and family members daily at mealtimes to ensure quality of service.
– To be in involved in periodic meeting with residents and family members in respect to food services.
– Meet all statutory requirements to address food hygiene regulations in terms of regulatory paperwork.

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.

We provide all our employees with the following:-

– Overtime available at an enhanced rate of pay
– Ongoing specialist training and career development with Vida Academy
– Career progression
– Free DBS check
– Excellent rate of pay
– Work Place Pension
– Mentorship Programmes available
– Staff rewards and recognition including Annual Awards
– Working for a family business
– Staff parties
– Modern, purpose-built home with state-of-the-art facilities
– Free parking
– 10 minutes’ walk from local bus stop
– Internal communications platform / forum

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

Apply online

 

Support Roles

We’re recruiting for a Wellbeing Person for Vida Grange care home in Pannal to help support our residents to live as independently as possible whilst living with dementia. You will provide wellbeing and activities in a stimulating and fun environment for our residents. Full and part time positions available.

Salary:

– Day: £9.38

About you

– People who will share our commitment to providing the highest quality, compassionate care and to be united in excellence
– Previous experience working with people who are living with dementia would be advantageous, however, we will guide you with ongoing, specialist training through Vida Academy
– Most of all, we are looking for kind and caring people who genuinely care about helping others

Job Summary

– To work as part of the Activity 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.
– You will work with the team to provide peace of mind through trust and understanding for all and spend time with our residents and their families.

About the role

– Spend quality time with residents to develop meaningful relationships that build trust and confidence.
– Support, research and collate resident’s interests and preferences in association with other care staff particularly key workers.
– Support residents to develop life history books and other creative ways to aid recall, reminiscence and communication.
– Plan and organise groups and 1:1 in response to identified interests and requests.
– 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.
– Be responsible for the appropriate use of the homes budget.
– Organise publicity and information about any scheduled leisure activities

We provide all our employees with the following:

– Overtime available at an enhanced rate of pay
– Ongoing specialist training and career development with Vida Academy
– Career progression
– Mentorship Programmes available
– Staff rewards, recognition and Annual Awards Party
– New care home opening 2021
– 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

TO APPLY: Contact our Recruitment Manager, Sam Rhodes, on 078748 58988 and srhodes@vidahealthcare.co.uk

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

Apply online

 

VIDA ACADEMY

 
 

Vida Academy is the way we support all our staff, from new starters right through to senior managers, to learn and develop in their role. Vida Academy promotes life long learning across the organisation and establishes our staff as dementia ambassadors.

 
Find out about Vida Academy
 

EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES 

 

Vida Healthcare Ltd is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All aspects of employment including the decision to employ, promote, will be based on merit, competence, performance, and the requirements of the business. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, colour, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical​​​ condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or ​expression or any other protected status. Vida Healthcare relies on equality and diversity to enrich our service and create a dynamic and inclusive workforce.

 
 

VISION & VALUES

 
 

Are you new to care?

 
 

If you’re new to care and would like to know if you’ve got what it takes to be a great carer why not take our quiz!

 

To find out a little more about what it’s like to work at Vida you can catch up on some episodes of the Stray FM Health & Wellbeing Show:

Listen again: Have you got what it takes to be a great carer?

Listen again: Is care work for you?

Listen again: Working nights at Vida

Listen again: Career progression at Vida Healthcare

 
 
 

For more information about careers at Vida Healthcare, please contact Sam Rhodes, Recruitment Manager, srhodes@vidahealthcare.co.uk

         Application forms to be emailed to Sam who’ll contact you to arrange an interview.

 
 
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Caring UK Awards 2018 Shortlist
 

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Dementia Forward
 

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Great British Care Awards 2018 Regional Winner
 

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Great British Care Awards 2019 Regional Winner
 

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Accolades 2015/16 Winner
 

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