Senior Healthcare Assistant - London

Remedicare Staffing Limited
London (Greater)
£9.18 - £9.68/Hour
02 Dec 2017
02 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Healthcare Assistant
South East London, Near West Norwood
Full Time Hours - Days (36 Hours)
£9.18ph - £9.68ph REF: ET35239
We are currently recruiting for a client's spectacular residential home in West Norwood, South East London, and require Senior Carers for a permanent Full Time role. Job Description:
Be understanding and patient towards residents and their needs, and encourage, assist and support residents to participate in leisure activities as appropriate to the individual, ensuring their social and emotional needs are met. This also includes escorting residents to outside appointments and leisure outings.Responsible for making and changing beds, tidying resident's rooms (with the resident's permission) undertaking light cleaning duties as needed and generally assisting in ensuring that the Home is kept clean, pleasant and welcoming at all times.Helping to serve meals and drinks at meal times and other times when required, taking care to present meals and refreshments in an appealing way, with polite and courteous service.To be understanding with residents who need assistance with feeding and provide the appropriate level of support and help. The successful candidate will have:
Experience of working in a caring environmentNVQ3 in Health & Social Care
Medication Trained
Good numeric and literacy skillsA warm and friendly dispositionGood communication skills, able to put others at easeA strong team workerSupervisory/leadership skillsSupportive and patientReliable and punctualWillingness to develop new skills (to NVQ 3)Minimum of 2 years relevant experience is required
If this is of interest to you, please send over an up to date CV.