Care Assistant

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Church Stretton
Salary
8.00 - 9.00 GBP Annual + GBP8.03 - GBP8.68/annum
Posted
26 Oct 2018
Closes
23 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
I have a superb opportunity for experienced care assistants and those looking to start a career in care. We are looking for care assistants to work days or nights within an elderly care home based in Church Stretton, Shropshire.

** You do not need experience to apply as full training given**

Key Duties:

* Provide a high level of personal, physical and emotional care

* Provide personal care such as washing, personal hygiene, dressing and on occasion, assisting with meal times

* Promote independence, dignity, respect and choice across service users

* Support social and recreational activities; both in and out the home individually, or as part of a group

* Maintain care records; recording observations, activities and assessments

* On occasion, welcome and train new members of your care team.

About you:

* All care assistants will provide warmth, enthusiasm and compassion when providing care to our service users.

* You will always strive to provide great quality holistic care, making every day better than the last by working pro-activity to meet the needs of our service users.

* You will also be a team player, demonstrating outstanding communication skills and will be able to demonstrate effective team work.

* You will lead, demonstrating outstanding professional practice whilst coaching other in your team.

* You will promote the core values of care, maintaining independence and dignity while assisting with personal care, ensuring the physical and emotional needs of our service users are met.

Salary & Hours:

36 hours per week OR 42 hours per week on nights OR 36 hours per week working days.

Hourly rate - GBP8.03 with no NVQ qualification or GBP8.68 with NVQ Level 2

**If this opportunity is of interest please click apply with an up to date CV