Care Assistant

Recruiter
Ellis Jackson Recruitment
Location
York
Salary
£7.20 - 10.00 per hour + Benefits
Posted
14 Jun 2017
Closes
14 Jul 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Title: Care Assistant
Salary: Competitive
Hours: Full Time - Days & Nights
Contract Type: Permanent

Ellis Jackson Recruitment is one of the leading specialist recruitment consultancies in the UK & Ireland.

We are currently seeking a passionate and patient focused Care Assistant to work for one of the UK's largest health and social care providers. This well-known organisation has a fantastic reputation for ensuring each resident has their physical, social and emotional needs met on a day to day basis.

As a Care Assistant you will be at the front line of the home providing exceptional care and support to all residents. General duties will include:
- Providing an exceptional level of patient centred care to all residents
- Ensuring all residents are treated with dignity and respect
- Supporting senior staff in the day to day running of the home
- Helping ensure the home is compliant with CQC regulations

In order to be considered for the role you will need:
- A minimum of 1 years experience within a care position
- A QCF Diploma Level 2 / NVQ Level 2 in Health and Social Care (Desirable)
- A passion and desire to work with elderly and dementia patients
- A kind, caring and compassionate personality
- Exceptional communication and organisational skills

Alongside a competitive starting salary, all employees receive:
- Workplace pension
- 28 days' annual leave including bank holidays
- Excellent training and development opportunities
- Chance to gain NVQ Levels 2, 3 and 4
- Fantastic working environment