Care Assistant - Hexham

Recruiter
Four Seasons Health Care
Location
Hexham
Salary
£6.70 - £7.51/Hour
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
13 Dec 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Site or Unit :Dene Grange Care HomeAddress :Dene Road Hexham Northumberland NE46 1HWContracted Weekly Hours : 38.5Dene Grange care home is a 49 bed Nursing home providing 24h nursing and care to its community, as well as respite breaks. All rooms are of single occupancy with en-suite facilities and the home is situated in a quite area of Hexham market town. Our modern and attractive purpose-built home has pleasant views surrounding the area, with a range of bright and spacious rooms inside. We are located within walking distance of the main town centre and all the attractions that Hexham has to offer, including a good selection of restaurants and it's famous farmer's market.As a Care Assistant you will show warmth and support to our residents and their families; helping to promote independence and dignity and positively enhancing the lives of individuals in our care. So as a Care Assistant what do you need to do to make this happen? Communicate professionally and warmly with all visitors to the home including family and friends Act as a key worker to a number of residents, providing friendship and supporting their needs. Take part in social activities both within and externally to the home When required, accompany residents to appointments outside the home Assist residents with personal hygiene needs Work as part of a team Attend training as required