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Long Term Care Room Available Now!

Are you looking for long term care? We are ready to welcome new residents into our home. We have been doing all we can to keep our residents and staff safe during Covid19 and we have remained 100% virus free.

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Are you a night owl? Come and join our care team!

We are recruiting for a Night Carer to join our team

Join our friendly team providing 1st class care and support. You will be working night shifts in our small residential home for older people and those with dementia.

At Orchard House our team go the extra mile to meet our resident’s needs. We offer short term respite care breaks and day care to give the families we support the chance of a much-needed break from their caring roles.

This is a lone working position and applications are invited from candidates with a level 2 or 3 award in Health and Social Care, or proven experience of working in the care sector.

The ideal candidate for the job will be confident and have excellent communication skills, be organised and conscientious.

Any job offers are subject to a satisfactory DBS check and references. Application forms can be requested from This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Please do not forget to include an up to date CV with your application.

In return for your hard work we offer free uniforms, paid DBS check, ongoing professional development, and an auto- enrolment pension scheme.

Permanent position, 24 hours per week with extra hours available

 

Covid-19 news from Orchard House

Covid 19 Update - Outdoor Visiting for Residents

​In light of the recent guidance relating to the easement of lockdown, we are preparing our home to support “outdoor visiting” which commences the week of 6th July 2020.

These visits will need to be arranged in advance by way of an appointment system and you will be advised of the risk management measures we have implemented to ensure the safety of all.

For anyone who is unable to participate in safe outdoor visits, we shall continue to offer Skype calls.

Respite Care

We are delighted that throughout the virus we have remained 100% Covid free and we continue to be confident that respite care at Orchard House is a safe choice. We currently have one room available for respite care (subject to assessment) and we are happy to take your enquiries. In addition to our stringent cleaning and hygiene standards we have introduced some additional measures to make our guest experience as comfortable and safe as possible, this includes us arranging a swab test for anyone who is interested in a stay prior to admission.

Phone us on: 01723 378220: Monday – Friday 9.30 – 3.30pm

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 Day care services

At this moment we are unable to give a date when our much missed day care visits can resume. We’re really looking forward to welcoming you back and we’ve been working hard behind the scenes to ensure the experience we offer you is the one you know and love, whilst ensuring you and our team are as safe as possible. We realise that this is a difficult time for care givers after many months without this valued service. We will notify all our regular visitors as soon as we are able to move forward, our first priority is everyone’s safety. If you have not used our service before and would like to find out more please do get in touch, we are happy to talk to you and offer any information and guidance you may need.

Phone us on :01723 378220 Monday - Friday 9.30am - 3.30pm

or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Keeping in touch throughout Corona Virus

Hello to all our families and friends. We are all safe and well and hope it won't be too long before we see you again. We thought you might enjoy seeing some photos of what we have been doing! From painting rainbows to creating a 'wave wall'

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Would you like to join our team?

 

We have a vacancy for a carer on days, up to 30 hours per week: If you want a career that allows you to grow and develop and you can    provide respectful and dignified care for the people we support we would love to hear from you!

As a carer working at Orchard House you will be supporting residents in our respite unit as well as welcoming and caring for our day care visitors.

Orchard House is a great place to work where you will be supported to fulfill your potential and benefit from our rewards and recognition scheme. To find out more call us on 01723 378220 between Monday and Friday 8.30am - 4.30pm