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Job Opportunities

All our people take great pride in making a difference to the lives of our many residents and their families. They take satisfaction from their work and many have been with us for considerable time, all are part of the Augustinian family. 

We believe that we offer our staff an excellent working environment which, in turn, makes working for us a very rewarding experience.  We value our staff and this is reflected in the fact that we offer many staff benefits.

We are large enough to offer our staff the support they need but also small enough to care about each employee as an individual.  We offer all of our staff an extensive training programme to ensure they have the tools and opportunity for career development, including Diploma in Health and Social Care, which is Company funded. 

All of this makes Augustinian Care a rewarding and unique place to work.

To make an enquiry please complete and return this form by email and we will contact you as soon a possible to arrange an informal chat. We can arrange for this to be out of normal working hours if required.

You can see all our current Job opportunties below.  Click on the appropriate Job title to view the description.

Skills for Care Accolades

Augustinian Care

Best Employer of more than 250 Employees

Augustinian Care has won a top award at this year’s Skills for Care Accolades in London. Click here for the full story.

We believe that we offer our staff an excellent working environment which, in turn, makes working for us a very rewarding experience.  We value our staff and this is reflected in the fact that many of our staff have been with us for well over 5 years.

We are large enough to offer our staff the support they need but also small enough to care about each employee as an individual.  We offer all of our staff an extensive training programme to ensure they have the tools and opportunity for career development, including Diploma in  Health and Social Care, which is Company funded.

Impressive Staff Benefits

Augustinian Care
  • Excellent remuneration
  • Long service awards - Financial recognition of long service and commitment
  • Job security - Augustinian Care have been caring for the elderly for over 145 years.
  • Free uniform provided - For all care and ancillary positions
  • Free staff transport - Mini bus pickups on specified routes
  • DBS checks - Company funded checks
  • Free meal - One free hot meal provided when on duty
  • Company Pension Scheme - after three months employees can enrol into the Company workplace pension scheme
  • Life Cover - Life Insurance comes attached to the pension scheme and is based on a multiple of the last 12 months earnings at date of death
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Employee Referral Scheme - with generous rewards (T's & C's apply)
  • Some other staff benefits include:  Staff massage chair, regular Gong relaxation sessions, Company Summer Fete and Christmas Party,  staff prize draws, various staff wellbeing talks

In each of our homes we operate a 3 shift basis for care staff and our rates of pay for all roles are competitive.

Our Retirement Village offers a range of opportunities including hospitality and Domiciliary Care. 

Augustinian Care can offer positions in a number of other fields including Care Staff,  Staff Nurses, Maintenance, Housekeeping, Laundry, Human Resources, Finance, Drivers, Hospitality and Catering.

To make an application please complete THIS FORM and return by email and we will contact you as soon a possible to arrange an informal chat. We can arrange for this to be out of normal working hours if required. 

As part of any recruitment process, our Organisation collects and processes personal data relating to job applicants.

Please read the Job Application Privacy Notice attached HERE for further information on how we collect and use the data received.

 

Reasons to work for us

Augustinian Care
  • Our Caring Ethos, the same as it was when we started way back in 1866!
  • The surroundings, we're located in 250 acres of beautiful grounds, but still only 2 miles from Burgess Hill
  • Our Staff Wellbeing package, which includes extensive and varied benefits
  • A real sense of community - the length of time many of our staff have been here is testament to the sense of community
  • Our excellent staff training, we offer very comprehensive and varied training
  • Great potential career progression - with four care homes, a retirement village and domiciliary care service there are many opportunities all on the same premises
  • Our superb reputation for quality care - check out our reviews on www.carehome.co.uk
  • Excellent rates of pay - competitive rates of pay enhanced by our super staff benefits
  • To become part of our caring community - all our staff have a wonderful sense of compassion
  • Friendly welcoming environment - a fun and enjoyable place to work with great like minded people

Current job opportunities

Augustinian Care

 

    • TWILIGHT SHIFT - CARE ASSISTANT - St George's Park 
      If you are looking to get back to work, but have been unable to find suitable hours due to childcare issues we could have the answer. 
      We are introducing a "Twilight" shift, from 5 to 10 pm, but we are flexible around that and you can choose the hours and evenings that suit you.
      Some knowledge of caring for the elderly or vulnerable is preferable but not essential, more important is your compassionate nature and willingness to learn.  Click here for a  Job Description
    • HOUSEKEEPER/LAUNDRY ASSISTANT  - Full Time or Part Time.  Ideally you should have some experience of working in a nursing home environment, however full training will be given if we think you demonstrate the right qualities at interview.  Understanding of Health & Safety, Infection Control and COSHH would be an advantage.  We are looking for a team player who can work unsupervised when required.   Shift patterns: 06.45 to 14.00 or 13.45 to 21.00 as rostered. Click here for the Job Description
    • HOSPITALITY ASSISTANTS  - Part time 32 hours. Ideally you should have some previous experience of hospitality roles, however, full training will be given for the right candidate.  Various shift patterns available, as rostered with alternate weekends.
      Click here for the Job Description
    • TEAM LEADER  - St George's Park (Full time & Part time Various Shifts) 
      We would welcome applications from you if you have a Diploma in Health & Social Care Level 3 Certificate or are qualified at Level 2 and working towards Level 3 in Health & Social Care.  It would be preferable if you have had previous experience as a senior carer or in a team leader role but is not essential if you show the qualities that we are looking for.  You will lead the care team during the shift ensuring that a safe and effective care service is maintained.  You will also be expected to support those care staff who are mentoring new staff members in all aspects of their work.
      Click here for the Job Description
    • CARE ASSISTANT - St George's Park (Full time & Part time) AM, PM and Nights
      We are looking for committed, warm-hearted Care Assistants to work in our Care Homes.  This special role will see you supporting the team and help to provide dedicated, expert care to our residents while allowing them to live fulfilled lives.  Some knowledge of caring for the elderly or vulnerable is preferable but not essential, more important is your compassionate nature and willingness to learn.  Click here for a  Job Description
    • DOMICILIARY CARE ASSISTANT - St George's Park ( 20 hours per week) weekends
      We are looking for people who display a commitment to working within a team, ensuring all members of the Domiciliary Care Team work together as a whole.   Ideally you will have at least 1 year’s previous experience working within a similar role, also a Diploma in Health & Social Care Level 2 Certificate is desirable.  Click here for the Job Description
    • STAFF NURSE - St George's Park Various shifts
      If you are looking for a role as a Staff Nurse and you are a professionally qualified RGN or RMN, then a role at Augustinian Care could be for you.  Previous experience of nursing elderly persons and those with special needs is essential along with knowledge and understanding of legislation and local authority requirements relating to Nursing and Care Homes.  Previous experience of supervising a team of staff is also desirable.  Click here for the Job Description
    • TEAM LEADER - DOMICILIARY  - St George's Park (Full time 40 hours Various Shifts) 

      We are currently recruiting for a Team Leader to support the Domiciliary Care Manager with the day to day operations of a busy Domiciliary Care department. This is a dual role as you will have excellent administrational skills to assist with the admin function of the role, including preparation of rota’s.  You will also be an experienced hands on carer to provide daily care to the residents in our retirement village. To be successful in this role you should have excellent admin and organisational skills, including computer skills, and be qualified to Level 3 in Healthcare.  Previous supervisory experience would be advantageous. Click here for the Job Description

    • DOMICILIARY HOUSEKEEPING ASSISTANT - St George's Park Retirement Village are looking for a part time Domiciliary Housekeeper to work 20 hours per week on a rota basis all on site (no travel required). At St George's Park we offer excellent retirement accommodation for the over 60s and a wonderful range of facilities, all set within 250 acres of outstanding natural beauty. For further information please contact our Human Resources department on 01444 259746/726 or email humanresources@anh.org.uk for an information pack. Click here for the Job Description

 All posts are subject to a criminal records check and satisfactory references. 

Click HERE for an application form

The Human Resource department

The Lodge Administrative Centre
St George’s Park
Ditchling Common
Ditchling
Sussex
RH15 OSF

Tel: 01444 259746/26
E mail: humanresources@anh.org.uk