Healthcare Assistant - Oxford

Dean Healthcare
02 Dec 2017
12 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Dean Healthcare are excited to be recruiting for a Care Assistant to work for a national care provider which has been improving the quality of life for older people since 1943.You will be working within their 66 bedded residential home which provides high quality nursing and dementia care and is located near Cowley, Oxford. The home has a number of attractive lounges, activity rooms and a garden to compliment the en suite facilities in private bedrooms. The home offers care, comfort, compassion and friendship to its residents.As a Healthcare Assistant, you will be responsible for supporting older people to live their daily lives to the full, assisting with their physical and personal needs to enhance everyone's well-being.We are looking for people who are flexible in their approach and sensitive to the needs of residents therefore you must enjoy the company of older people and work well as part of a team. Previous experience is desirable but the right approach and willingness to undertake full training is more important.This is a full-time position working 38.5 hours per week. Shifts are between the hours of 7am and 7pm on a 2-week rota; 3 days on week 1 and 4 days on week 2. Working hours include weekends.In return you will receive an annual salary of £17,360 per annum plus great benefits including pension, "family friendly policies" to help staff members achieve a healthy work/life balance, excellent training to provide support and development, free counselling, free legal advice, childcare vouchers where you can save over £900 per year, hardship/welfare fund which assists staff with crucial expenditures in event of one off/crisis occurrences, money saving offers on high street retailers, food, fuel, holidays and electrical goods, chaplaincy and pastoral support, sick pay, long service rewards, buy or sell up to a week's holiday and many more.For more information on this role, or any other, please call Donna Cook on 07814128727 or apply online now.INDSOUTH