Care Assistant

Recruiter
Remedicare
Location
Bridgnorth
Salary
7.85 - 8.22 GBP Annual
Posted
16 Apr 2018
Closes
26 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Permanent

Our client in the Reading area is a large nursing home that is part of a large organisation and promotes the highest standards of care. They have an exciting opportunity for a care assistant to join their passionate team of HCA's and SHCA's.

We are looking for care assistants who have a passion and desire to care for others and work alongside a team of care assistants to promote dignity and independence for all residents within the nursing/residential home.

Training and support will be provided to care assistants from senior care assistants who have little or no previous experience within a care home.

Main duties for care assistants are as follows:

  • Providing personal care such as toileting, washing and dressing

  • Keeping residents comfortable and assisting in manual handling

  • Checking and reporting any change in residents conditions to a senior care assistant

  • Practical Support - Making beds, preparing food & laundry

  • Medical support - Taking temperatures, pulse etc

  • Liaise with visiting family and friends

Desirable:

Care assistants with previous experience within a care home and NVQ's within health and social care.

Hours:

24 - 48 hours per week (alternate weekends)

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