Assisted Living Care Assistant - PT - Beaconsfield

Sunrise Senior Living
02 Dec 2017
12 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We pay an hourly rate of up to £9.50 per hour plus great benefits!Working as part of a highly committed team at Sunrise the Care Assistant is one of the key and fundamental roles within our communities. As Care Assistant you will put the residents care and wellbeing at the heart of everything you do. At Sunrise we pride ourselves on the warmth and support we provide to our residents and their families. We promote independence, dignity and quality of life at all times in a person centred caring and supportive environment.
As Care Assistant you will assist with daily activities providing residents with both physical and emotional support and personal care as needed. You will help with transporting residents to appointments and activities outside of the community, serve food in the dining room, complete dining room clean-up and tidy resident's room. Assisted Living provides people focused services for seniors in spacious and secure communities. We need a cheerful, compassionate person to carry out a wide range of general and personal care tasks, offering our residents emotional as well as physical support. Sound judgement, initiative and problem solving ability are extremely important. The ability to read, write and communicate in English will also be vital. Key things about you Experience preferred but not essential however a caring and compassionate attitude isNVQ 2/3 in Health and Social Care desirable or a willingness to undertake the qualificationEffective written and verbal communication skillsMedication administration training and/or a willingness to undertake training if requiredMust be able to work flexible hoursMust be at least 18 years of age Sunrise is an award-winning provider of high quality residential and dementia care. From the moment you step into our beautiful grounds you know you are somewhere special. We have 27 locations across the UK and continue to expand and grow our proposition. Working at Sunrise Senior Living is truly a unique career experience. As one of the country's most forward-thinking Senior Living companies, we take pride in providing the resources you need to make a real difference in our residents' lives. Our resident-centred approach to quality care is key to how we operate. We invite you to contribute your talents as part of the team that is elevating Sunrise to an entirely new level to serve even more seniors and their families here in the UK Care Assistant positions are available in both our Assisted Living and Dementia care Units. BENEFITS 28 days holiday including bank holidaysBank Holidays - Double time payment for approved hours workedCompany Sick PayPension - Employer contributionsChild Care VouchersLife InsuranceCareer Development Training to recognised NVQ level in Health and Social careCycle to work scheme / Car Share SchemeSupport & development and a great environment to work in