JOBSEEKERS in Rhondda Cynon Taf (RCT) and Merthyr who want a career in care are being invited to recruitment open days with care provider Abacare this and next month (August and September, 2016).
The award-winning organisation, which has won a 10-year framework to provide domiciliary care in the areas, is looking for 100 staff members to join its team and is hosting recruitment days at Navigation Park in Abercynon on August 31, September 1, 7 and 8.
Peter Angelides, CEO of Abacare, said: “After being awarded a 10-year framework to provide domiciliary care in RCT and Merthyr, we need to add to our highly-skilled team and are offering domiciliary and live-in care roles.
“We’ll be hosting a number of recruitment days in Ty Menter at Navigation Park in Abercynon. The first open day will take place on Wednesday, August 31 from 10am until 3pm and we’ll be looking for kind and caring individuals who are interested in carving out a career for themselves in care work.
“We offer a competitive salary, full free training, travel time for walkers and drivers, mileage payments, consistent hours and runs, a refer a friend scheme and national discount scheme for major brands. Anyone interested should come along on any of the dates.”
Due to its continued hard work and dedication to its sector, Abacare supports thousands of people remaining in their own homes. It provides an extensive range of services, from daily calls and sleep-ins to bespoke live-in care services.
The recruitment days will take place at Ty Menter, Navigation Park, Abercynon, CF45 4SN. The first date will be Wednesday, August 31, followed by further recruitment days on Thursday, September 1, Wednesday, September 7 and Thursday, September 8 from 10am until 3pm.
Abacare’s core values, instilled into every staff member, include ‘make us proud’, ‘focus on our service users’ wellbeing’, ‘communicate, listen well and speak with respect’, ‘be passionate, honest, caring and considerate’, ‘recruit and develop the very best’ and ‘lead by example’.
It is a member of the United Kingdom Homecare Association, Ceretas (formerly British Association of Domiciliary Care), The National Homecare Council and The Information Commissioners Office (Data Protection). It is also registered with the Care Social Services Inspectorate Wales.
Abacare has been awarded an Investors in People accolade for its staff training and development for the fourth year running.
Investors in People is a national standard, which provides a framework that helps organisations to improve performance and realise objectives through the effective management and development of their staff.
For more information about Abacare, please call 01685 848603 or visit www.abacare.org.uk. Alternatively, please follow the company on Facebook at http://on.fb.me/Yn4zmS or on Twitter by visiting www.twitter.com/visitabacare.