Care Assistant

Safehands Recruitment Limited
23 Aug 2017
31 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Do you want to work for a Care Home that offers great rates of pay, added shift allowances and fully funded qualifications? My client are currently looking for Care Assistants to join their staff in a residential care home. My client is a person-centred care provider to support those living with Dementia. This is a full time 33 hour per week permanent position paying £7.85ph with an added allowance for picking up extra shifts and on weekends.

Responsibilities of Care Assistant:

  • Assisting clients who need help with all aspects of personal care.
  • Promoting active independence through walking and other activities.
  • Ensuring the safety of clients at all times.
  • Domestic duties.
  • Meal preparation and encouragement of feeding service users.
  • Ensure all reporting on clients are up to date and relevant documenting changes where necessary.
  • Adhering to the homes policies and procedures.
  • Reporting significant changes to the relevant management of clients needs and requirements.

Person Specification for Care Assistant:

  • Flexible and caring towards both residents and peers
  • You will be a good communicator
  • You will be able to use your initiative and have a pro active approach.
  • You will be self motivated
  • Driving is essential.
  • Previous experience in a care environment is advantageous.

Additional information:

  • Free Parking
  • Access to QCFs
  • Full training provided
  • 28 days holiday including bank holidays.
  • Shift allowance for additional shifts and weekends
  • Pension scheme.

If this exciting opportunity is of interest to yourself please apply immediately or call Callum Hughes on , alternatively email