Care Assistant - Heywood

Recruiter
Four Seasons Health Care
Location
Heywood
Salary
£6.95 - £7.51/Hour
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 : 44 hrs Day Shift PatternHeywood 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 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