Health Care Assistant - Stockport

Recruiter
SCP Recruitment
Location
Stockport
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
11 Dec 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Care AssistantStockportWe are looking to recruit a dedicated and motivated care assistant to our established residential home in Stockport. We specialise in dementia care, and provide all aspects of care, from emotional support to personal care. The successful candidate will therefore be comfortable in providing this kind of care, and will be able to establish warm, professional relationships with elderly service users. Full training will be provided, however some previous experience would be desirable. This is a full time position working as a member of the day team, and will provide the opportunity to make a positive difference to the lives of service users. We are looking for a care assistant who is able to provide companionship, alongside practical care responsibilities. This is a challenging and rewarding role in a wonderful environment.Responsibilities include:Providing personal care and emotional support.Light cleaning responsibilities.Following care plans.Safe moving and handling of service users.Supporting with medication administration.Liaising with family members.Participation in activities in the home and community.Required competencies:Previous experience in a care setting