Evening care assistants

Recruiter
Prestige Nursing
Location
Wakefield
Salary
£8.00 - £8.58 per hour
Posted
17 Jun 2017
Closes
17 Jul 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you caring with a drive to help others? Prestige are looking for committed, hardworking and caring individuals to join a dedicated team to provide the highest standard of care to our wonderful service users.



Responsibilities:

* Provide a high quality of care.
* Respect the individuality and confidentiality of each service user.
* To respect the Service user's independence and authority and to treat them at all times with fairness and courtesy.

* Ensure the health, safety and welfare of Service User and themselves.
* Assisting Service Users to get up and/or go to bed.
* Assisting Service Users with personal hygiene, dressing & undressing, toileting, etc.
* Keeping clients company by day or sitting / sleeping in the clients home at night providing personal care as required.
* Assist Service Users with the preparation of meals, or other food and / or beverages.
* Undertake cleaning duties e.g. dusting, vacuuming, sweeping, washing dishes, etc.
* Maintain regular communication with the branch manager.

Necessary Skills/Qualifications:

* Preferably some experience in a similar capacity
* Good standard of spoken and written English
* Achieved or willing to study towards NVQ2/Health & Social Care Diploma
* Own Transport essential
* Excellent communication skills and a good team player

Benefits:

* Free training, including online e-learning centre
* CRB cost refunded after 100hrs worked
* Opportunity to work towards a Health and Social Care diploma (if not already achieved)
* Flexible hours and variety of work
* Weekly pay
* Continuing support, development and training
* Excellent rates of pay

About COMPANY/CLIENT

Originally founded in 1945, Prestige Nursing + Care is widely recognised as one of the leading Nursing and Care agencies in the UK. We pride ourselves on delivering a high quality, personalised service through our national network of over 40 branches. We only recruit the very highest quality of staff and remain committed to offering them the widest range of well paid temporary and permanent jobs.

If you are looking for a really rewarding career, join us at Prestige Nursing + Care and help us to transform the lives of some of the most vulnerable members of society.