An award winning care provider works with residential care who provide a range of care to elderly.
This care provider seek to provide high quality residential living for the elderly residents. Due to expansion they are looking for a forward thinking care asssistant to be part of a lovely care setting.
To provide the highest level of personal care and attention to residents, following individual care plans carefully and ensuring that all contact is polite, friendly, warm and supportive.
To provide the highest level of personal care and attention to residents following individual care plans
Responsible for understanding and complying with statutory and legal requirements relevant throughout the home, including HACCP, COSHH, Health and Safety, all aspects of the Health & Social Care Act
To always be alert to residents physical and mental well being, immediately dealing with and reporting any changes in a resident's condition.
Liaising with other care professionals as required, and ensuring that all records are updated accurately.
Be understanding and patient towards residents and their needs, and encourage, assist and support residents to participate in leisure activities as appropriate to the individual, ensuring their social and emotional needs are met.
Responsible for making and changing beds, tidying resident's rooms (with the resident's permission) undertaking light cleaning duties as needed and generally assisting in ensuring that the Home is kept clean, pleasant and welcoming at all times.
Helping to serve meals and drinks at meal times and other times when required, taking care to present meals and refreshments in an appealing way, with polite and courteous service.
Excellent communication skills
Strong team worker
Experience working in a caring environment
NVQ in Health & Social Care (Level 2) or above and willing to work towards Level 3 in Health and Social Care
Mandatory training is up to date
Enhanced DBS – Desirable
Driver – Desirable
Salary & Benefits
Job Coaching & Support
Further training, Continuous Development and Recognised qualifications
Child care vouchers
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