Care Assistant - Forfar

Recruiter
Balhousie Care Group
Location
Forfar
Salary
£8,450/Year
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
10 Dec 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Purpose of the role: To assist in the provision of care and work as part of a team to achieve required standards. To ensure Residents retain their dignity and individuality. To be involved in the general activities of the Care Home.
Your role in the Balhousie team: Our Care Assistants are the most important members of our team. This is such a rewarding role - as it is considered a privilege to be part of the lives of the people we care for.
As a Care Assistant, you will be involved in supporting the daily activities of our residents in a person-centred manner; promoting their dignity, independence and well-being, and becoming an integral part of their lives.
Essential Qualities and Skills: No experience is necessary as you will be fully trained. However, whilst we can teach you most things, we cannot teach you kindness or compassion, and so these are the essential requirements for this role. Our Care Assistants are dedicated, and genuinely want to do their best to enhance the quality of life for the people for whom they care for.
Pay and Benefits: At Balhousie Care Group you will have the opportunity to develop your career through our Scottish Vocational Qualifications programme, to ensure you are fully confident and competent in all aspects of your role. We will look after you, so that you can take the best possible care of our residents. There is no limit to how far you can go in your career with us
As well as a competitive salary, in return for your commitment and hard work, we offer the following additional benefits:
• Company pension;
• Childcare vouchers;
• Employee benefits scheme which provides access to a range of leisure and entertainment discounts
• Flexible working and part time options available