Askham Careers

Set in the stunning seven acres in Cambridgeshire, Askham Village Community is looking for individuals with a passion for improving people’s quality of life to join the team. 

Askham Village Community is growing the team. We have a range of vacancies available for entry level as well as qualified experienced staff.

Please see below.

Dementia Care Cambrigeshire
Care Staff

Starting on £9.20 and raising to £9.50 on successful completion of probation. Askham Village Community is looking to employ caring individuals to come and support our residents on our 7 Acre site.

If you are looking for a care position with a difference, look no further.
Not only offering a competitive rate of pay at the National Living Wage, we provide care and rehabilitation services for all demographics of resident group.

Experience isn’t always necessary, as we offer training prior to commencing at our training centre which is based on site. We will also help you to achieve NVQ’s at level 2 or 3 or train further to Assistant Practitioner roles.

We offer free uniform, Contributory pension scheme and additional opportunities to work with residents with differing needs. There are also, additional training, opportunities to Assistant Practitioner roles.

Our employment package includes: living wage for frontline care staff, annual attendance bonus, loyalty bonus on selected work anniversaries, discounts at all national supermarkets, discounts at over 3000 companies including restaurants, insurance companies, travel agents and many more, cycle to work scheme, salary sacrifice scheme on gym membership and childcare, wellness app to support mental health and wellbeing plus free access to legal, medical and other forms of support.

Why not take a look at our website to see what we offer to our residents and staff or call for an informal chat.

Reports to: Lead Nurse and Registered Manager

Hours: Part time or full time available

Salary: Dependent on experience

Spinal Injury Cambridgeshire
Qualified Speech and Language Therapist

Our Multi Disciplinary Team is looking for a Speech and Language Therapist with experience in supporting those with neurological conditions, including long-term conditions, traumatic brain injuries, strokes and spinal cord injuries. The person suitable for this job must have experience with the use of communication aids and with putting together treatment plans. The senior therapist needs to be qualified to assess and treat Dysphagia, and to have experience working with patients who have a tracheostomy. They also need to be able to provide treatment plans and assist with recommendations for the kitchen team. The right candidate has to be able to complete complex neuro assessments and provide treatment plans for therapy assistants and the care team to follow/provide.

We are looking for a clinician with a strong clinical background in Neurological Disorders and established skills in working closely within an MDT to develop the SLT service provision, using SMART goals to work towards the resident’s goals.  This role also includes engaging in MDT meetings with our consultant and with external agencies for full MDT working and support discharge plans.

The post holder will be supported by the Clinical Lead, as well integrated with a wider professional team of therapists delivering high quality care for our residents.

Reports to: Clinical Lead

Hours: Part time or full time available

Salary: Dependent on experience

Brain Injury Cambrigeshire
Domestic Staff

Domestic staff are a critical part of the team at Askham. We are looking for diligent individuals with an eye for detail to join our team and ensure that cleanliness standards at Askham are kept at a suitably high level at all times. We offer all required training and support to ensure you are successful in your role.

Reports to: Head of Central Services

Hours: Part time or full time available

Salary: Dependent on experience

Brain Injury Cambrigeshire
Qualified Nurse

As a nurse-led rehabilitation unit, Askham Rehab relies on a strong nursing team to ensure that patients experience a rehabilitation environment throughout their time at Askham. You will be in charge of running the floor when you are on shift, including managing a team of care and rehab staff to meet all patient needs. You will be responsibility for quality delivery of the service during your shift and this will include medication administration, patient care, staff support and more. There are opportunities for growth within this role.

Offering a £2,000 golden hello, we are looking for a Qualified Nurse to come and join our growing care team, working in partnership with our rehab MDT.

We are looking for a candidate with an interest in rehabilitation, and a desire to learn and grow with our company. We offer inpatient rehabilitation for residents in a purpose built environment who have had; ABI, CVA, GBS, SCI.

Reports to: Registered Manager and Clinical Lead

Hours: Full time, Permanent. Shifts are 12 hours per shift

Salary: £16.75-£18.50 per hour

Headway - the brain injury association

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