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Providing quality support for adults with learning disabilities and complex needs, ensuring they are included in every step of their personal pathway.

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Registered Head Office Address:

Ivy Mead

Littleworth Lane



S71 5RG


T: 01226 288 277

F: 01226 321 658



Ivy Care is a trading name of Ivy Cottage (Ackton) Ltd and must not be confused with or associated

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About Ivy Care

We are currently recruiting support workers in West Yorkshire at our services in Ackton and Ferrybridge.

We have positions available both day time and waking nights with immediate starts (Subject to DBS registered online and satisfactory references).

For more information about these vacancies click on the link on the right to view the Job definitions and person specifications.

Current Career Opportunities

For more information or to request an application pack contact Julie Dwyer

on Tel: 01226 288277 or email rachelwall@ivycarehomes.co.uk

Job Definitions / Person Specifications

Download an Application form

Thank you to everyone who took part in this year’s quality assurance survey sent out in January 2018.

An action plan for the organisation can be seen  in our report and each service is currently  putting the final touches to their own individual action plan.

A copy of our report can be downloaded from this page.

Quality Assurance 2018

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A Career in Health & Social Care

Ivy Care is a specialist care provider supporting people with learning disabilities and complex needs within residential settings.

Our aim is to enable people with learning disabilities to live as independently as possible by receiving the care and support consistent with their individual needs whilst using a progressive approach.  

We embrace lifelong learning and provide responsive and flexible support packages to help empower the individual to achieve their goals, dreams and aspirations.

Making a Referral to Ivy Care

Making a referral to Ivy Care could not be easier. Referrals can be made by:

If you require additional information or have a query about Ivy Care, please speak with a member of our referrals team who will be more than happy to assist you.

Our referrals team can be reached by calling 01977 671 499 / 07717 571 202,  Monday - Friday between 9am and 5pm.

Referrals can be made directly to an individual service by contacting the Service Manager Directly. Contact details can be found on our “Contact Us” page.

Emergency referrals can be made 24 hours a day, seven days a week . This can be done by calling our head office on 01226 288 277 and a member of our team will put you in contact with the on call duty management.  

Referral Page

Post: Night Support Worker

Hours p/w: 30 / 40

Location: West Yorkshire

Service: Ivy Dene

Ref: ID/NSW/1

About this vacancy

Closing Date:

You will support people with learning disabilities during the night time. This will include: assisting with food and beverages, Support in retiring to their bedrooms, maintain regular observations to ensure safety and well being, complete required documentation, administer medication if required, support with personal care if required, complete some domestic chores, provide detailed accounts / handover to support staff.

Current Vacancies

Ivy Lodge celebrate their 10 year Anniversary

Thank you to everyone who came along on 11th June 2018 to celebrate 10 years since Ivy Lodge first opened.  

A great day to celebrate achievements and congratulate Paul Laycock, Registered Service Manager on 10 years’ service too.

More pictures and information to follow in the next Newsletter (Issue 12 – August 2018)