HEALTHCARE ASSISTANT

Recruiter
Focus Care Agency
Location
Peterborough
Salary
7.55/ HOUR
Posted
20 Jul 2017
Closes
19 Aug 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
HEALTHCARE ASSISTANT - PETERBOROUGH - £7.55/HOUR - FULL TIME PERMANENT

Salary/Rate: £7.55/hour
Free Training, Pension Scheme
Location: Peterborough
Company: Trust Care Management

To provide a high quality of care and support for residents within our home. They may have mental illness, learning disabilities, dementia and/or behaviours that may challenge. To achieve the highest possible standards of care and support in a professional manner.

RESPONSIBILITIES & DUTIES:
1. Provide support, advocacy and information to the individuals we support.
2. Provide emotional and practical support to Residents.
3. Support Residents to meet their personal care needs sensitively and appropriately to a high standard, including personal hygiene
4. Assist with laundry, cleaning financial planning, and preparing meals and drinks where applicable.
5. Supporting Residents to take any prescribed medicine, complying with all medicine policies, including storage, administering and record keeping.
6. Enable Residents to achieve independence as far as possible in all areas of their life by providing appropriate information, opportunity, training, counselling and support.
7. Encourage, prompt and motivate Residents to identify and choose their support needs.
8. Delivering and abiding to Residents care plans by consulting with Residents and their relevant representatives.