Care Assistant - Shropshire

Medicare First
7.80 - 10.20 GBP Annual
12 Apr 2018
26 Apr 2018
Job Type
Contract Type
Experienced care assistants wanted to work with vulnerable Older People in residential care homes in Telford and surrounding areas. If you are committed to providing an excellent level of care for the elderly, enthusiastic in your approach to tough challenges and can be compassionate in difficult situations; This role is for you.
As a Older people's care assistant, you will be required to offer the highest level of support and guidance to your clients to provide person centred care and promote dignity.

Medicare First is a recruitment agency and we provide staff to various homes throughout the Worcestershire area. We provide our staff with the shifts that they require in locations to suit. We ask for a minimum of 2 shifts per week typically but can offer as many hours as you would like to work. It all centers around yoru availability and the shifts you would like to work. We suggest you make yoru rota aroudn you, not the other way around.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
*Work according to care plan to assist service users achieve outcomes
*Assist with the maintenance of accommodation
*Encourage desire to socialise
*Maintain personal care
*Have good record keeping and good communication skills
*You may also be required to work with other Health care professionals

*Have a min 1year experience working with the elderly
*Updated DBS or willingness to complete
*Available for min 16 hrs per week

Benefits for you:
*Flexibility in ad hoc bookings
*Free training
*Free DBS if required
*20 days annual leave (PAYE only)
*Anti-social uplifts in pay
*Opportunities with various clients and career pathway
*Choice of PAYE or Umbrella
*Working with a market leading Social care agency
*Your own dedicated consultant
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