Care Assistant

Recruiter
Exemplar Health Care
Location
Seacroft, City and Borough of Leeds
Salary
£7.50/hour £7.50 per hour
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Care Assistant - Ravensdale

£7.50 per hour

An exciting new community project has been developed in Leeds! You will be working with a highly skilled team to provide support to three people to help them regain lost skills and increase independence. You will need to be motivated, enthusiastic and have the ability to think on your feet!

You will have the opportunity to develop your skills working with an organisation who values its employees and strives to provide excellence working with our residents.

We have a newly renovated house with modern and high-spec equipment waiting for the right person to use it to its full advantage whilst increasing your own skills.

As one of the core members of our care/nursing team you will have a huge impact on the quality of life for all our Service Users.

Your enthusiasm, warmth and compassion is a fundamental part in helping our Service Users to feel respected, included and cared for. You will promote the core values of care, help maintain independence, dignity, prompt with personal care and ensure the physical and emotional needs of our Service Users are met.

On a typical day, you can expect to:

prompt with personal hygiene
assist people to create their own meals
Take part in individual or group activities
Provide accompaniment on outings or even just a walk to the shop
Support residents to maintain their living environment
Promote independence
Assist a multi-disciplinary team to assess and review our client’s needs
Promote excellent relationships with Service Users, relatives, visitors and the team
Maintain the safety of Service Users, other staff, visitors and members of the public
Use taught techniques to manage challenging behaviour and mental health needs of the people we support
Assist with the training of new care team members
Communicate effectively with the nursing team
Maintain up to date documentation, care plans, charts etc
Ensure confidentiality at all times
Promote the reputation of the home
What do you get?

A company that believes in its staff
Job satisfaction
Competitive rates of pay
Comprehensive Induction, on-going training and development
Staff benefit scheme - online shopping, discounts and vouchers
Job security
Like what you see and would like to make a difference? Then why not apply today