Care Assistant - Wymondham

Four Seasons Health Care
02 Dec 2017
13 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Site or Unit :Melton House Care HomeAddress :47 Melton Road Wymondham Norfolk NR18 0DBContracted Weekly Hours : 33Melton House is in the market town of Wymondham, Norfolk. Here our team of district nurses, supported by GPs, provides person-centered residential care to elderly people, around the clock. We recognise that each person living here is an individual, and work to help them live as independent a lifestyle as possible. Our purpose-built property is half a mile from the town Centre, and in easy reach of shops, public transport and other amenities. Inside, it's brightly decorated to help create a warm, welcoming atmosphere.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