Senior HCA - Ashtead

Recruiter
Remedicare Staffing Limited
Location
Ashtead
Salary
£8.50 - £9.50/Hour
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
02 Jan 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Senior Carers Needed in Ashtead! REF: ET 33765
We are currently recruiting for a client's spectacular residential home in Ashtead, 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 an active and encouraging member of the Care team, contribute to team meetings, ensuring good communication and participate in the induction and training of newly appointed care assistants, ensuring that the Care Home is a friendly and supportive working environment.You will be required to comply with all legal, regulatory and best practice guidelines.You will be working on a rota, meaning you would have to work alternate weekendsThe successful candidate will have:
Experience of working in a caring environmentNVQ2 in Direct Care
Good numeric and literacy skillsA warm and friendly dispositionGood communication skills, able to put others at easeA strong team workerSupervisory/leadership skillsReliable 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 by either pressing "apply" or sending me you're CV to the email below. Please make sure to quote the reference number. If you require any more information, please contact me as soon as possible on the number below as we only have limited vacancies!