Social Workers – Bangor

Social workers required to join our client’s team and at their Children’s Home based in Bangor. This role will see successful applicants work Monday to Sunday 7:45am – 3:45pm or 3pm – 11pm with every other weekend off, with a pay rate that ranges from £17.24 – £27.58 per hour depending on shift.

 

What The Job Entails:

This is a diverse role and will include a number of key areas including:

  • Undertake individual assessments of need, care planning and reviews when required
  • Updating of key files & documentation
  • Liaise with Healthcare professionals
  • Establish relationships with clients and families ensuring the client is central to all processes

 

What We Need From You:

  • Minimum of 1 year’s post registration experience
  • Have a UK drivers’ licence
  • To be Niscc registered, or willing to apply
  • To attend all mandatory training courses
  • Willingness to undergo an enhanced Access Ni check

 

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Senior Care Assistant (Night Duty)

Permanent Senior Care Assistant for our client’s Dementia Nursing Home in Bangor

You will be meeting the needs of each resident by providing personal care, administering medication and being an active member of the management team. The hours of work are 37.5hours per week and a salary of £21,625.00 per annum. Your duties will include weekends and being on call (on a rota basis).

 

What the Job Entails:

This is a diverse role and will include a number of key areas such as:

  • Providing care to residents within a care home setting
  • Providing personal care to residents and assisting with daily activities
  • To promote independence where possible and encourage self-support
  • Assist nursing and Management teams
  • Communicate relevant information and document all necessary information accurately

 

What We Need From You:

  • 3years experience in a Healthcare Setting (relevant experience will also be considered)
  • A capability to complete paperwork and update care plan notes accordingly
  • A minimum of NVQ/QCF Level2 Award in Health and Social Care
  • Experience in ordering, receiving, and administering and storage of medication

 

Benefits offered for the role:

  • Free Staff meals
  • Free Uniform
  • Free Access NI
  • Free NISCC registration
  • Perks card (after 6 months’ probation)
  • 2 weeks annual leave and 12 days customary leave

 

The Nitty Gritty:

  • Closing date of advertisement 10th February 2023 @ 5pm
  • Start Date for role will be as soon as possible

 

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Nursery Assistant – Coleraine

Do you have a passion for Childcare? We are looking for Permanent Nursery Assistants to work in our client’s day nurseries in the Coleraine and surrounding area. We are looking for caring and experienced Nursery Assistants, you will provide a structured, caring, safe and fun environments to help and enrich the development and encourage social skills of the children. The hours of work will be between 10-15 per week and between the hours of 12:15am-2:45pm working Monday to Friday, with a salary up to £10.50 per hour.

What the Job Entails:

  • Looking after the daily needs of children to school age
  • Feeding and changing
  • Various fun learning activities
  • Thorough cleaning of all areas

What We Need From You:

  • NVQ Level 3 in Childcare (or working toward it)
  • Working Monday – Friday 20-25hrs per week
  • Willingness to undergo an enhanced Access Ni check

The Nitty Gritty:

  • Temporary and Permanent positions available
  • 24 Hour on call service that can be accessed for emergencies
  • Closing date of advertisement 17th February 2023 at 5pm
  • Immediate start available

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Team Leader – Supported Living

First Choice are recruiting for an enthusiastic, passionate and caring Team Leader to join one of the largest supported living care providers in Northern Ireland in the Foyle Area. Excellent rate of pay £16.50 – £20.50 with a sleepover rate of £65.00. This role will involve working a range of shift patterns that will include early and late shifts, evenings, weekends, nights, and sleep ins on a full-time basis and will be temporary ongoing work. They focus on supporting individuals with mental ill health and learning disabilities providing innovative, professional, and high-quality support to people across the spectrum of need and particularly at the higher level of complexity.

This rewarding role will cover several key duties including:

  • Rota Management of other support workers
  • To ensure that medication is held/stored and administered correctly
  • Carrying out staff Appraisals
  • Supervision of staff when required in formal and informal supervisions
  • Working necessary hours to fit the needs of the scheme

What We Need From You:

  • A professional qualification in nursing or social work or Level 5 diploma in leadership for health and social care or a QCF level 3 along with 2 years paid experience in a health and social care setting
  • Experience with mental ill health and learning disability
  • Rota Management
  • To be NISCC registered, or willing to apply
  • Willingness to complete Access NI checks
  • To have or be willing to attend all mandatory training courses

What We Will Offer You:

  • Pay rate: £50-£20.50 and a sleepover rate of £65.00
  • Weekly Pay
  • Inclusion into our company pension scheme
  • Free Comprehensive and ongoing annual training courses

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Purchase Ledger Clerk – Portadown

We are recruiting a Permanent Purchase Ledge Clerk for our client a leading Civil Engineering Company based in Portadown.  Hours of work will be 9am – 5pm Monday to Thursday and 9am – 4.30pm on a Friday. Rate of pay for this role is £12.00 per hour and will start immediately.

Main Duties

  • Matching invoices against purchase orders
  • Coding invoices
  • Use of the company computerised system
  • Creating new supplier/client accounts
  • Liaising with suppliers

What We Need from You: 

  • Experience of Sage Line 50
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Previous experience working in a finance team.

What We Will Offer You:

  • Inclusion into the company pension scheme
  • Permanent Employment
  • Free Parking

The Next Steps:

  • Contact Stephen Maguire or Karen Rainey on 02838316446
  • Email your CV to lurganjobs@first-choice-rec.com

 

 First Choice is an equal opportunities employer.

 

Finance Assistant – Coleraine

First Choice Coleraine are recruiting a Permanent Finance Assistant to join our client a leading manufacturing company based in Coleraine. This is a Full-Time Permanent position which will start immediately. The hours of work are 9am – 5pm Monday to Friday, and the salary is in the range of £23,000 – £25,000 per annum.

What The Job Entails:

· Processing of the monthly payroll

· Preparing monthly management accounts

· Compiling and Submitting Quarterly VAT returns

· Assisting in the year end finance reports

What We Need from You:

· Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar role.

· Previous experience of Sage 200 and Sage 50 is essential

· Ability to work to tight deadlines whilst providing accurate information

The Nitty Gritty:

· 30 days annual leave per year

· Inclusion into the company’s pension provider

· Closing date for this post is 03/02/2023

The Next Steps:

· Contact Trevor Moffett or Lindsey Fenwick at the Coleraine Office on 02870327011

· Email your CV to coleraine@first-choice-rec.com

First Choice is an Equal Opportunities Employer 

Retail Assistants – Foyle

First Choice are currently recruiting 2 permanent Retail Assistants to work for their client a leading electrical goods retailer. This post will be based in our client’s new store in Limavady. Hours of work will be 37.5 hours per week this will include Saturdays and Evenings. Rate of pay is £10.00 per hour.

The main duties will include, greeting, advising and assisting customers, cash handling, replenishment of goods and keeping the work area clean and tidy.

What We Need from You:

  • Previous retail experience
  • A passion for providing excellent customer service
  • A friendly and enthusiastic attitude
  • Team player.

What We Will Offer You:

  • Paid Annual Leave
  • Pension Scheme
  • Excellent opportunities for company progression

The Nitty Gritty:

  • Immediate start available for the correct applicant
  • Closing date is 07/02/2023 @5pm

The Next Steps:

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Activities Coordinator

We are recruiting on behalf of our client who require a Permanent Activities Coordinator to work within their care home.

This care home is located between Donaghadee and Millisle with picturesque views of the sea, the home comprises of six households, each housing 10 residents.

This is a fantastic opportunity if you are truly passionate about providing meaningful activities to elderly residents. You will be working Monday to Sunday, 40hrs per week with a salary of £21,756 per annum.

The successful candidate will have main responsibility to identify the interests and hobbies of each individual resident and creating a schedule of group activities and one to one session.

 

What The Job Entails:

This is a diverse role and will include a number of key areas such as:

  • To create a stimulating activity programme
  • Plan larger fundraising parties for the nursing home
  • Liaise and book outside companies for activities
  • Liaise with care staff regarding weekly activity programmes
  • To review patient’s medical records and assess behaviours and physical status
  • Complete and update residents activity books
  • To promote independence where possible and encourage self-support

 

What We Would Like From You:

  • Experience in a similar role in a similar setting
  • Experience of working with elderly patients and Dementia patients
  • Health and Social Care Qualification

 

The Next Steps, How To Contact The Team That Ticks All The Boxes:

  • Contact Danielle or Rachel on 02891274500
  • Simply click the apply button

 

 

First Choice is an equal opportunities employer

Catering Assistant – Holywood

We are recruiting for an experienced Catering Assistant on behalf of our client who owns one of County Downs most prestigious nursing homes based in Holywood.

The role will involve the restocking of kitchenettes, preparing ingredients and assisting with cleaning on a rota basis. This is an excellent opportunity for someone to gain experience in working in one of County Downs top care homes where they provide only the highest of standards of care by a team of dedicated staff.

Hours of work will be 9am-7pm on a rota basis and successful candidates will be offered an immediate start once all checks are complete. They are offering a competitive salary of £20,966 per annum based on 40 hours per week, as well as other company benefits!

Candidates must have previous kitchen assistant experience in order to be considered.

 

To register your interest in this position, contact us on one of the methods below:

  • Contact Rachel on 02891274500
  • Call into the Bangor branch at 75A High Street, BT20 5BD
  • Email your cv to bangorjobs@first-choice-rec.com
  • Simply click the apply button

 

 

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Sales Administrator

PERMANENT opportunity for a Sales Administrator based in Ballymena. This fantastic opportunity is with a specialist company that is one of Northern Ireland’s leading manufactures. If you are the successful post holder, you will work Monday to Thursday 9am – 5pm and will enjoy an early finish on a Friday of 1pm.

This post comes with an attractive annual salary of £22,000-£24,000 and opportunities for progression.

What The Job Entails:

  • Manage telephone calls, web inquiries in a professional manner ·
  • Process all sales transactions.
  • Prepare and review Estimates and Invoices
  • Process Financial Transactions
  • Deal with all customer queries
  • Update the inhouse database.

What We Need From You:

  • 5 GCSE’S including Maths and English
  • Experience in a Sales environment
  • Knowledge of MS Packages and telephone systems
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

What We Will Offer You:

  • £22,000-£24,000 per annum (depending on experience)
  • A permanent role within a growing organisation
  • Opportunities for Progression

The Nitty Gritty:

  • Hours of work are Monday – Thursday 8:30am – 5:30pm and Friday 8:30am – 1:30pm
  • 1 hour Lunch Break
  • Closing date of advertisement 06/02/2023 @ 5pm
  • Immediate Starts available.

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