Care Assistant

Recruiter
FRCE Group
Location
Kinver
Salary
£8.50 per hour
Posted
01 Aug 2017
Closes
15 Sep 2017
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time


Care Assistants required for ongoing care assignments in Stourbridge and surrounding areas. These roles are ongoing and are based within residential homes, nursing homes / hospitals, day centres and community outreach settings.

Our clients offer person centred support to elderly residents, many of whom suffer dementia or mild mental health issues. The residential homes are set in fantastic settings, many close to public transport links. You must be an experienced care assistant or care worker, or support worker who is happy to deliver personal care, alongside a range of duties such as assisting with preparing meals, laundry, light household tasks, accompanying in the community on appointments and general daily activities. It is preferable that you have experience of working with elderly residents and it is beneficial if you have a good understanding of dementia care.

Some of the service users also have physical or learning disabilities, and can display challenging behaviour. Personal care will be required so please do not apply if you are not prepared to undertake personal care, to include washing and dressing

If you are an experienced care worker / care assistant / support worker and enjoy supporting elderly clients with dementia, mild to moderate mental health and have a person centred approach to your care work, we would like to hear from you.

Requirements: * MUST have an NVQ Level 2 or similar in Health & Social Care OR Children & Young People * Have a good level of English (written & verbal) * MUST be happy to provide personal care * MUST be flexible and able to work a shift pattern * MUST hold a DBS registered on the update service or willing to apply for a new one If you have a DBS that is registered with the online update service, we can offer you work more quickly. You must be able to provide 5 years' references and either have all mandatory training in date, or be prepared to complete this prior to starting your assignment. The FRCE Recruitment Group will support you with your training needs if required. For more information please do not hesitate to contact or visit our website www.frce-group.co.uk to view out latest opportunities in Social Care for Care Assistants, Support Workers and Learning Disability Workers

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The FRCE Recruitment Group is committed to equality and value diversity. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.