• Closing date 22 Feb 2019 23:59

    Admin Assistant

    Location: Southend on Sea (England) Salary: £8.50 - 8.50 per hour + Benefits Ref: CEDADAJAN19 Type: Permanent

    We have a vacancy for an Administration Assistant to join our friendly team.  The Administration Assistant will be required to work 20 hours per week covering Monday – Friday with occasional weekend and evening cover.  
    You will be proficient in using Microsoft Outlook and Excel and...


  • Closing date 31 Jan 2019 15:00

    Senior Care Assistant

    Location: Southend on Sea (England) Salary: £8.40 - 8.40 per hour + Benefits Ref: CEDSCAJAN19 Type: Permanent

    As a Senior Care Assistant you will be in charge of a shift of workers and will take responsibility for the smooth running of the service whilst you are on duty. You will respond to emergencies and provide guidance and support to Care Assistants under the supervision of qualified Nursing Staff. To provide...


Staff training

On the job training is an important part of the ethos
at Canford Healthcare.

Other training afforded to our staff includes health and
safety courses, pressure area care training, cross infection awareness, training in customer service skills and subjects relating to nursing.

We ensure that...

  • All of our staff are inducted in a programme that fully assesses their training needs.
  • Members of the team who are involved in food preparation are trained in food hygiene awareness.
  • Employees who need to help residents move will attend an accredited moving and handling course.
  • Qualified first aiders are on duty at our homes at all times. All staff attend fire lectures on a six-monthly basis.