Senior Care Assistant NVQ3 - Heywood

Recruiter
Four Seasons Health Care
Location
Heywood
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
09 Dec 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Site or Unit :Heywood Court Care HomeAddress :Green Lane Heywood Rochdale Lancashire OL10 1NQContracted Weekly Hours : 33 hours Night DutyHeywood Court is in Heywood, in the borough of Rochdale, Lancashire. Here we provide excellent quality care around the clock, including general nursing, residential care, and specialised nursing and residential care for people with dementia. We also provide respite care to give home carers a much needed break. Some people stay with us permanently, others for shorter periods. Residents pursue their hobbies in communal and quiet lounges throughout the Home. These areas are used for relaxing and socialising, and are great places to invite friends and families to when they visit.As a Senior Care Assistant you will support the running of the shift and 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 Senior Care Assistant what do you need to do to make this happen? Ensure the delivery of quality of care by continually assessing our residents needs and wishes Develop, review and update care plans to meet our clients changing physical, social and psychological needs Communicate professionally and warmly with visitors and family, and other health care professionals Promote high standards of care by ensuring all staff are supervised appropriately and shifts run in a smooth and efficient manner Promote the Home in a professional manner, by becoming actively involved in raising awareness of the Home within the local community