Work for us

 

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

 
  • Specialist training & ongoing career development
  • Join a developing company with a new care home opening 2021!
  • Overtime available at an enhanced rate of pay
  • Staff monthly rewards & recognition including Annual Awards
  • 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.

  • 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 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

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

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Salary: 

  • £15.05

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

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

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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.

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:

  • Week Day: £8.88
  • Weekend Day: £11.10
  • 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 progression
  • Mentorship Programmes available
  • 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

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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.

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
  • 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: 

  • Full time or Part time available
  • Overtime available at an enhanced rate of pay
  • 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
  • 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

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Salary: 

  • £19.33 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.

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
  • 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 which attains an outstanding rating by the CQC 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.

  • 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 progression
  • Mentorship Programmes available
  • No uniform
  • 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: 

  • £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.

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 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

We provide all our employees with the following: – >

  • Paid breaks
  • Full time or Part time available
  • Overtime available at an enhanced rate of pay
  • 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.

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
  • 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 progression
  • Mentorship Programmes available
  • 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..

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
  • 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 progression
  • Mentorship Programmes available
  • 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

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Nursing House Lead / Clinical Lead

Salary:

    • £41,200 p/a

Vida Grange, specialist dementia care home in Pannal Harrogate are now recruiting for a Nursing House Lead to join their outstanding dementia 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.

About the role

        • The role of Nursing House Manager 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.

Full job description can be viewing here; Nursing House Lead Job Description

In return for:

      • Ongoing specialist training and career development with our very own Vida Academy
      • 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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Support Roles

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Salary:

  • £8.76 – £10.94 p/h
  • 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 our activities team 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
  • Staff rewards and recognition including Annual Awards Party
  • 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

Apply online

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Vida Grange 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 Grange in Pannal, Harrogate. Full time – 37.5 hours 5 days over 7

  • Rates start from £8.34 per hour with overtime schemes in operation, please call for further details.
  • £8.34- £10.57 p/h
  • 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:

  • Independent Financial Planning Advice
  • Work Place Pension
  • 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
  • 5 minutes walk from local bus and train services

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

Apply online

 
 

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.

 
 

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
 
 
Registered by Care Quality Commission
 

Registered by Care Quality Commission

The Outstanding Society
 

The Outstanding Society

Caring UK Awards 2018 Shortlist
 

Caring UK Awards 2018 Shortlist

Dementia Forward
 

Dementia Forward

Great British Care Awards 2018 Regional Winner
 

Great British Care Awards 2018 Regional Winner

Great British Care Awards 2019 Regional Winner
 

Great British Care Awards 2019 Regional Winner

Accolades 2015/16 Winner
 

Skills For Care Accolades Winner 2015/16