Care Assistant

Recruiter
Safehands Recruitment Limited
Location
Worcestershire
Salary
13856.00 GBP Annual
Posted
04 Oct 2017
Closes
01 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent

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 a Care Assistant 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 permanent position paying between GBP7.85 and GBP9.85ph to work on a shift pattern.

The residential home is based in a beautiful rural location with an outstanding CQC rating. Driving is essential with the home not being on a public transport route. Whether you are looking to take that next step in to being a Care Assistant or just wanting to start your first career in care then this could be the place for you. My client are looking for someone with a positive 'can do' attitude where the needs of the residents are paramount.

Responsibilities of the 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 the 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 for the Care Assistant:

  • 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