Care assistant - Hatfield Hertfordshire

Recruiter
Kingston Noble Career Consultancy
Location
Hatfield, Hertfordshire, England
Salary
£8.15 - £8.55/hour
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you an experienced Care Assistant looking for an environment in which you can develop your career? 

Kingston Noble are currently working with an established residential/care provider with a flag ship home in Hatfield Hertfordshire.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Care Assistant with a desire for career development to join a dedicated team working within a prestigious elderly care home based within eadsy access of public transport links. .

Situated in the suburbs of hatfield providing residential and dementia care. A high standard of care is at the heart of all the team’s actions. A home-from-home environment is offered to residents with their happiness and well-being a priority.   Residents are encouraged to lead a fulfilling social life, supported by a fun, engaging and stimulating social programme, with many residents taking advantage of the onsite Hair Salon to prepare.  A sensory garden with patio area is available to all residents either to relax or stretch their legs.

Duties/Responsibilities: -


Provide person centered care and personal care to residents in all aspects of their daily living


Supporting residents at meal times, in accordance with their individual needs


Contribute fully to team working, responding positively to colleagues and undertaking all reasonable work instructions promptly


Take reasonable care of equipment used to carry out tasks, including general cleanliness and advising on any faults or the need for maintenance or replacement


Take an active interest in your personal and professional development by, contributing to supervision and appraisal meetings, attending team meetings and training


Adhere to all company and local policies/procedures


Develop positive professional relationships with residents, visitors and colleagues

• Administer medication to residents paying close attention to care plans.

You need:

Essential: 


Minimum 12 months UK based care experience


A desire to progress your career

Desirable:


NVQ level 2 or 3