Careers at Barnsley

 

Be part of something special

Guinness Care is coming to Barnsley! As a charitable organisation, we’re looking for caring people to join our brand-new Extra Care team, helping us to improve lives and create possibilities for vulnerable people.

Every day is an opportunity to make a difference to someone's life. Whether you’re a qualified carer or seeking a new career, we have flexible roles available for you in Hoyland and Royston.

We’re looking for individuals who:

  • Are kind, caring and compassionate
  • Have great people skills
  • Are willing to learn - no previous experience is required!

How to Apply

We’re looking for people with the right values and passion to join our team as care assistants in Hoyland and Royston.

To apply, send us an email with your full name and phone number to request a call back from one of our team members, who can walk you through the application over the phone. You can also include a CV if you have one.

You can also call us at 01226 421 935 (Mondays to Fridays, 9AM to 5PM) or email us at [email protected] to discuss our career opportunities further.

Recruitment Open Days

Our recruitment open days are a fantastic way for you to learn more about working with Guinness Care. Come and visit us at our locations in Hoyland and Royston to:

  • Meet our teams and managers, and ask them questions
  • Have a look around our Extra Care service
  • Chat about the roles we have to offer, and how to apply
  • Learn about our training and development opportunities
  • Ask about our rewards and benefits

You don’t need to make a reservation to attend, just pop in anytime between 10AM to 4PM on the following dates:

Westmeads

Meadstead Drive, Royston, Barnsley S71 4PT

  • Thursday 9th September 2021
  • Wednesday 15th September 2021

Fitzwilliam Court

King Street, Hoyland, Barnsley, S74 9JZ

  • Friday 10th September 2021
  • Thursday 16th September 2021

If you’re unable to attend an open day but you’re still interested in joining our team, please send us an email with your full name and phone number so that our teams can get in touch with you directly.

Why join us?

We are committed to recruiting, developing, and retaining the very best people. From the moment you choose to start or continue your career in care with us, we’ll guide your growth and development, providing all the support you need along the way.

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To help you with getting the best possible start at Guinness, we offer fast track applications with telephone interviews and free DBS checks. We also offer:

  • Permanent contracts
  • Guaranteed hours
  • Excellent rates of pay
  • Free uniform, PPE and work mobile phone

As a care giver, you’ll have on-going support from your manager, who can provide you with guidance and advice, or be a listening ear when you need one. You’ll also have access to other forms of support within Guinness, including:

  • Our Staff Forum and annual Employee Survey, where you can share feedback and suggestions about working with Guinness
  • Trained Mental Health First Aiders to assist you with personal wellbeing
  • 24/7 Employee Assistance Programme, with a wealth of confidental support on topics ranging from emotional and physical health to finances.

We want everyone who works with us to feel valued for their service and commitment to Guinness. Here are just a few of the rewards and benefits that you can expect from us:

  • Pension
  • Simply Health cashback scheme
  • Free Headspace app
  • Free Blue Light card, plus extra shopping discounts from our benefits portal
  • £250 Refer-a-Friend scheme
  • Salary Finance scheme
  • Staff Awards

We support our colleagues’ ambitions for career growth and development through:

  • Paid induction and Care Certificate training
  • Funded Health and Social Care qualifications
  • Real opportunities for career progression within our company

Apply now or request a call back

Call us at 01226 421 935 (Mondays to Fridays, 9AM to 5PM) or email us at [email protected] to make an application or discuss our career opportunities further.

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