Health Care Assistant - Tallington

Recruiter
Nurse Plus UK
Location
Tallington
Salary
£7.00 - £10.00/Hour
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
13 Dec 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client is looking to recruit a Care Assistant (night and day
shifts available) who will be responsible for the resident’s emotional,
well-being and social needs. The personal support you will provide
to every one of the residents, as a Care Assistant, is deeply challenging but
also extremely rewarding. Helping individuals who sometimes are unable to
fully support themselves.

You will support residents to positively influence their lives
and optimise their independence.

You will get to know them and their
every personal need ensuring that their care plans are person-centred and
delivered. Their close and extended families will be important to them
and getting to know and building lasting relationships with them will be as
important to you.

You will care for the environment that our residents reside
within and contribute to making their overall home experience as pleasant and
comfortable as possible.

You will need to be able to attend to our residents needs and
assist movement around the home, serving meals and beverages, supporting them
during meal times and also through, washing, maintenance of personal hygiene
and dressing.

You will also assist, under supervision, senior staff with
the administration of medication. If you are an appointed ‘person in charge’,
you may take full responsibility for administration of medication (Residential
Home Only).

In the time available between attending to residents, you
may be required to undertake domestic duties primarily on the floor of;
laundry/ironing, food preparation, table laying or cleaning/hovering floors as
directed.

Helping to maintain accurate records, undertaking ongoing
training and getting involved in welcoming and training new staff, you will be
an integral part of our team and the home.

Generally promoting our residents’ independence, choice, dignity
and respect by delivering the very best standards of care.