Care Assistant - Full time - Part time and Bank

Exemplar Health Care
£7.50 - £8.30/hour Permanent £7.50 per hr / Bank £8.30
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Part Time
Care Assistant

Church Walk

Permanent £7.50 per hr / Bank £8.30 per hour

Church Walk is situated in Rochdale and is an 18 bed home which cares for adults with a range of mental health needs, including Huntington's disease, other neurological disorders and behaviours which can present as challenging. As one of the core members of our nursing team, you will have a huge impact on the quality of life for all our service users.

Your enthusiasm, warmth and compassion is a fundamental part in helping our service users to feel respected, included and cared for. You will promote the core values of care, help maintain independence and dignity, assist with personal care and ensure the physical and emotional needs of our service users are met. Ability to speak Polish would be an advantage.

On a typical day, you can expect to:

Assist with personal hygiene
Provide refreshments and snacks, and assist at meal times
Take part in individual or group activities
Provide accompaniment on outings or even just a walk to the shop
Make beds and carry out general housekeeping duties
Promote good relationships with service users, relatives, visitors and the care team
Assist with the training of new team members
Communicate effectively with the nursing team
Assist with on going assessments on service users, reporting any changes
Maintain up to date documentation, care plans, charts, etc
Ensure confidentiality at all times
Positively promote the reputation of the home
What do you get from us?

A company that believes and develops its staff
Job satisfaction
Competitive rates of pay
Comprehensive induction, on going training and development
Staff benefit scheme - online shopping, discounts and vouchers
Job security
We will consider cnadidates who would wish to work nights only