Care Assistant - Bristol

Four Seasons Health Care
Bristol (City Centre)
£6.95 - £7.51/Hour
02 Dec 2017
02 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Site or Unit :Oaktree Care HomeAddress :Lark Rise Brimsham Park Yate Bristol BS37 7PJContracted Weekly Hours : variousOaktree Care Home has 78 nursing beds over two floors with 40 of these dedicated to Dementia Care. Oaktree Care Home is situated in Yate, a small town north of Bristol. It is within easy reach of shops and other amenities. Brimsham Park shops are only 100 yards away. At Oaktree Care Home, residents are considered part of the family. We put their health and happiness at the heart of everything we do, and our dedicated team of nurses and carers actively encourage residents to take part in all decisions - contributing to everything from the way their rooms look to the therapies they receive.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