Healthcare Assistant - Wells

Recruiter
Dean Healthcare
Location
Wells
Salary
£17,786/Year
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
13 Dec 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Dean Healthcare are recruiting for a Healthcare Assistant to work for a national charity which provides care, accommodation and support services to more than 17,000 older people throughout Britain. You will be working within their 82-bedded nursing and residential home located near Wells, Somerset.Set in countryside surroundings all rooms within the home are private and en suite with shower facilities. Alternative therapies are provided such as reflexology and music therapy to residents and in countless ways the home help nurture the well-being of everyone to live a fulfilled life.As a Healthcare Assistant, you will be responsible for supporting older people to live their daily lives to the full and assisting with their physical and personal needs. You will key-work with a group of residents whereby you will develop and review their care plans. You will also engage in social care activities with residents throughout the day. Above all you will respect residents' right to privacy, dignity and choice.No previous professional care experience is required.To be successful for the role you will be able to display personal qualities such as respect for older people, sensitivity to the needs of older people, willingness to be trained and able to work a flexible working rota which includes evenings and weekends.Due to the location of the home there is a lack of bus routes therefore it would be an advantage to be a driver with access to own transport.This is a full-time position working 39 hours per week on a shift bases. Shifts are between the hours 7am and 7pm. In return you will receive an annual salary of £17,785.56pa plus great benefits including pension, family friendly policies to keep a work/life balance, childcare vouchers, quality training, sick pay, money saving offers at high street retailers and many more.Interested?Please call Simon on 07947 735842, send your CV or apply online now.INDSOUTH