Care Assistant

Recruiter
Prestige Nursing
Location
Lewes
Salary
£9.16 - £13.15 per hour + Free training, Member Rewards
Posted
16 Jul 2017
Closes
15 Aug 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Interim
Hours
Full Time
We are offering you the opportunity for to become part of an Elite group of carers who will be the poster boys and girls of Prestige Nursing+Care!!!

With Prestige the training never stops, throughout August and beyond we will be running our free Introduction to Care Course. You will cover all aspects of care and once you complete the course you will be rewarded with a Care Certificate, which is a recognised qualifications across the whole care industry.

With us you won't just have a job, you will create a new and exciting career within a field that continues to evolve and expand. The role requires hard work, compassion, dedication, flexibility and a willingness to help others.

As your experience grows you can take part in more complex training and specialisms such as autism or PEG care and start your journey towards gaining a professional, recognised vocation in the Health and Social Care arena.

Job Benefits

* Free Introduction to Care course and work towards a Carer Certificate and Health and Social Care Diploma
* Flexible hours and variety of work
* Member advantage scheme - Huge savings for you and your family.
* Weekly pay
* Excellent rates
* Continuing support and development
* Cost of DBS refunded (conditions apply)
* Cost of uniform refunded (conditions apply)
* Holiday pay
* Pension

Duties of the Job

* Prompting and administering medication
* Assist with activities of daily living
* Assist with domestic duties
* Assist with personal care
* Ensure health, safety and welfare of clients
* Record Keeping - maintaining up to date reports such as care plans
* Maintain regular communication with branch manager
* Provide personalised care & support
* Respect the individuality and confidentiality of each client
* To communicate effectively
* To work as a member of a multi-disciplinary team

Job Specific Requirements

* A caring disposition
* A strong sense of responsibility
* Ability to prioritise tasks
* Ability to work on own initiative
* Excellent communication skills
* Good team player
* Good standard of spoken and written English
* Professional, friendly and a willing disposition
* Reliable and trustworthy
* Smart and professional appearance