Vacancies


Please take a look at our care home vacancies below and use our online Application Form to apply.

Caring for others is a worthwhile and rewarding career.  Our staff will tell you that they work for Avante, because they care about the vulnerable people we look after and wish to make a difference to our residents’ lives.

We are always looking for other like-minded people to join our teams and so if you genuinely care about other people, and have a warm, enthusiastic and flexible approach to your work, we would like to hear from you.

If you are considering returning to work after a long break, perhaps caring for family members, why not talk to us.  We would welcome your application and provide full training to help you develop the rights skills.

We encourage applications from men and ethnic minorities, who are currently under-represented in Avante Care & Support.

Join now and benefit from:

Competitive rates of pay


Pension contributions

Free DBS

Career development opportunities

Free uniform

Induction, training & development programmes

Friendly & knowledgeable teams

Refer a friend bonus scheme*

Child care voucher scheme

Flexible working patterns


*Up to £100 per successful referral

The benefits listed above are subject to certain terms and conditions.  Please ask for further details. Our positions are subject to Enhanced DBS Disclosures which will be completed upon successful application. All applications will be dealt with on an individual basis in accordance with our policy and organisational requirements. We are an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Bridge Haven Care Home
Recruitment Open Day

Conyngham Lane, Bridge, Canterbury CT4 5JX

Thursday 15th February 9am – 4pm

Bridge Haven care home provides care with compassion for older people and those living with dementia. We require Senior Care Leads, Care Assistants and Domestic Assistants to join our existing and dedicated team.

We are looking for caring, reliable, friendly and professional people to join us. Whilst previous experience is useful, it is not essential, as full training will be provided.

We offer the following – free training, free uniform, free DBS

For more information please call 01795 597400

Residential Care Vacancies


 

To view the latest vacancies please select the care home below.

Care homes in Kent

Amherst Court, Chatham, Kent 01634 400009:

MANAGEMENT:

  • Suit Manager – 37 hours per week, 2 weekends in every 6

NIGHTS:

  • Night care Services Assistant x1 – 33 hours per week, includes working alternate weekends

RELIEF:

  • Relief Team Leader – including weekend working, nights and days
  • Relief Kitchen Assistant

OTHER:

  • Domestic Assistant x1 – 24 hours, includes alternate weekends
  • Domestic Assistant x1 – 30 hours, includes alternate weekends
  • Maintenance Technician x1 – 37 hours per week, includes alternate weekends.

Closing date: 19th January 2018

Bridge Haven, Canterbury, Kent 01227 831607:

MANAGEMENT:

  • CARE MANAGER (Deputy Manager) – 37 hours per week

DAYS:

  • Care Services Assistants (days) x6 – 33 hours per week, includes working alternate weekends
  • Care Services Assistants (days) x1 – 22 hours per week, includes working alternate weekends
  • Care Services Assistants (days) x3 – 16.5 hours per week, includes working alternate weekends

NIGHTS:

  • Night Care Services Assistants x6 – 33 hours per week, includes working alternate weekends

OTHER:

  • Domestic Assistants x2 – 11 hours per week, only weekends
  • Domestic Assistants x2 – 22 hours per week.
  • Relief Domestic Staff x2

Closing date: 19th January 2018

Court Regis, Sittingbourne, Kent 01795 423485:

  • Care Services Assistant x1 – 21 hours per week, includes working alternate weekends
  • Night Care Services Assistant x1 – 20 hours, one weekend in three on six week rota, temporary contract  – up to 6 months.

Closing date: 19th January 2018

Pilgrims View, Snodland, Kent 01634 241906

CATERING

    NO VACANCY

    DAY CARE

    • Care Services Assistant – 3 x 33 hours per week, including alternate weekends (a mixture of 5.5 and 11 hour shifts)
    • Care Services Assistant – 1 x 27.5 hours per week, including alternate weekends 
    • Care Services Assistant – 1 x 16.5 hours per week, including alternate weekends (a mixture of 5.5 and 11 hour shifts)

    NIGHT CARE

    • Night Care Services Assistant x3-33 hours per week, including alternate weekends (11 hour shifts)

    OTHER:

    RELIEF

    • Relief Team Leaders – including weekend working
    • Relief Domestic Assistants – including weekend working
    • Relief Kitchen Assistants – including weekend working

    Closing date: 19th January 2018

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    Care homes in London

    Northbourne Court, Sidcup, Kent 0208 2699840

    Daytime Vacancies:

    • Care Services Assistant – 33 hours per week on a flexible working pattern
    • Care Services Assistant – 22 hours per week on a flexible working pattern

    Relief Care Services Assistants

    Night vacancies:

    • Care Services Assistant x1– 33 hours per week on a flexible working pattern, including some weekend working
    • Care Services Assistant x1– 22 hours per week on a flexible working pattern, including some weekend working

    Other:

    • Activities Coordinator -x1 25 hours per week, includes alternate weekends (working between 10.00am-18.30pm on a rota basis). Must be able to drive.
    • Activities Coordinator -x1 35 hours per week, includes alternate weekends 
    • Kitchen Assistant x1 – 16 hours per week, including alternate weekends; shifts 2.30-6.30
    • Cafe Assistant – 21 hours a week, includes alternate weekends
    • Cafe Assistant – 28 hours a week, includes alternate weekends
    • Closing date: 19th January 2018

    Parkview, Bexleyheath, Kent 0208 303 7889

    DAYS:

    • Care Services Assistant x2 – (Day Centre) 25 hours per week, must be able to drive and have a D1 on licence
    • Care Services Assistant – x2 – 22 hours per week, flexible rota
    • Care Services Assistant –x4 – 16.5 hours per week  working every other weekend
    • Team Leader x1 – 22 hours per week, working every other weekend

    NIGHTS:

    • Night Care Services Assistant – x2 22 hours per week, flexible rota
    • Night Care Services Assistant – x5 33 hours per week, one weekend in three
    • Night Team Leader x1 – 24 hours per week, flexible rota

    OTHER:

    • Activities Coordinator x1 – 20 hours per week, flexible rota.
    • Domestic Assistant x1 – 20 hours per week, working every other weekend

    Closing date: 19th January 2018

    Puddingstone Grange, London 0208 317 0912

    Nursing Unit:

    • Health Services Assistant x1 – 33 hours a week, alternate weekends.

    Residential Care:

    DAYS:

    • Care Services Assistant x1 – 8 hours per 8.00am – 12.00noon
    • Care Services Assistant x1 – 22 hours a week 8.00am – 8.00pm, alternate weekends.

    NIGHTS:

    • Care Services Assistant x1 – 22 hours a week, 8.00pm – 8.00am, alternate weekends
    • Care Services Assistant x1 – 33 hours a week, 8.00pm – 8.00am, alternate weekends

    OTHER:

    • Kitchen Assistant – 12 hours per week, alternate weekends
    • Activities Coordinator x1 – 15 hours per week, weekends only

    RELIEF:

    • Relief Kitchen Assistant x1
    • Relief Domestic Assistant x1

    Closing date: 19th January 2018

    Riverdale Court, Welling, Kent 0208 317 9067

    All posts below may consist of long days, or a mix of early and lates.

    Days: 

    NO VACANCIES

    Nights:

    • NO VACANCIES

    Domestics:

    • NO VACANCIES

    Other:

    • Kitchen Assistant x1 – 19.5 hours per week

    Closing date: 19th January 2018

    Weybourne, Abbey Wood, London 0208 3108674

    • Relief Care Services Assistant – includes weekend working
    • Care Services Assistant – 28 hours per week, includes alternate weekends. Shifts are allocated in accordance with the Home rota system.
    • Night Team Leader – 20 hours per week on a rota
    • Team Leader -14 hours per week, includes alternate weekends
    • Activities Coordinator x1 – 35 hours per week, working some weekends and late shifts, due to needs of the service.

    Closing date: 19th January 2018

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    Other Vacancies
    • Home Manager – 37 hours per week, for the London /Bexley area.
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    To find out more about our vacancies please call us on 01795 597400 or email us now. We look forward to hearing from you and will be happy to answer any questions you may have.