Care Assistant (Nights)

Recruiter
Lowry Recruitment Ltd
Location
Southport, Sefton
Salary
£8.56/hour
Posted
18 Jun 2017
Closes
18 Jul 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Care Assistant NIGHTS – £8.56/hr – Southport – Permanent

You will be working for a charitable organisation who put the needs of the 36 residents and its staff first, this home is rated at Good by the CQC (2016), whose person-centred approach to care relies on the dedication and passion of our employees, who we expect to go the extra mile to improve the home experience and generate a relaxed and informal community within our homes.

As well as being rated GOOD by the CQC, The Home has received a top five-star RDB rating (a Residential and Domiciliary Benchmarking award).

We have the following contracts available –

• Care assistant - NIGHTS 22 hrs - £8.56 per hour (2 shifts a week, including alternate weekends, typically 8pm-8am.)

Key Responsibilities
• To provide the highest level of personal care and attention to residents, following individual care plans carefully and ensuring that all contact is polite, friendly, warm and supportive.
• To act as a key worker for a named group of residents, ensuring that these responsibilities are carried out in full (as defined in the training manual).
• To ensure that the Care Home values of trust, respect and care are always maintained and that each team member treats residents in the way that they would expect to be treated themselves.

Person specification
• One Year minimum experience of working in a social care environment
• Ideally have a NVQ2 in Health and Social Care, QCF or equivalent.
• Supervisory/leadership skills, and a willingness to develop new skills

Details
• £8.56 per hour
• Permanent Contract
• Excellent public transport links and central location.

This is a fantastic opportunity, please apply online in the first instance. Please note due to the expected high level of applications, if you do not hear back within 5 working days your application has been unsuccessful