Health Care Assistants - Bury St Edmunds - Bury St Edmunds

Recruiter
The A24 Group
Location
Bury St Edmunds
Salary
£10.75 - £17.20/Hour
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
02 Jan 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Health Care Assistants
Health Care Assistants - HCA rate of pay per hour £10.75 up to £17.20

Job Purpose:

To ensure the highest standards of care & service are
delivered to residents, relatives & visitors in a way that
respects the dignity of the individual and promotes
independence.

Main Responsibilities:


Ensure the highest standard of care and attention are given the residents in
the home.


Act as a key worker for a designated number of residents within the Care Home
environment. Contribute to the care planning process, accurately completing all
necessary records.


Give a daily report to the person in charge at the end of each shift concerning the
care delivered to your designated residents noting any changes.


Maintain confidentiality of information regarding residents, visitors and staff.


Take responsibility for specific aspects of the home e.g. infection control, manual
handling training.



Essential skills

Effective communicator – verbal & written
Ability to prioritise & organise
Ability to work on own initiative
Questioning & listening skills

Essential qualities

Flexible approach to working
Supportive of colleagues
Reliable & Trustworthy
Understanding of confidentiality
Professional appearance

Personal Skill Requirements
Must have a minimum of 6 months experience in the care industry. Valid and up to date Moving & Handling certificates are essential. (Training can be provided if necessary).

Benefits
Working for our agency is beneficial because you manage who own time. Ambition 24 Hours operates 24 hours a day, which means you can contact a consultant anytime of the day or night. Our agency appreciates your qualification and experience in the health care field and as such understands the importance of quality pay rate for quality staffing.