Care Assistant (Bank) - Leigh

£0.00 - £7.50/Hour
02 Dec 2017
02 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
£7.50 per hour + Company BenefitsWe are looking for Bank Care Assistant to join our team at High Peak Lodge based in Leigh, Lancashire. This is a Part Time position working hours as and when required on day / night shifts. Shifts are 7:30am to 7:30pm and 7:30am to 1:30pm and 1:30pm to 7:30pm which include weekends on a shift rota basis.High Peak Lodge provides expert nursing care for people with physical disability and terminal illness, as well as palliative care and respite care. Our aim is to provide the people we support with a clean, comfortable and homely environment where they are treated with dignity, respect and sensitivity. We strive to meet the needs and wishes of each individual and place people at the very heart of their own bespoke care programme.Responsibilities:Providing daily care support to help maintain and improve, where possible, independence and mobilityAssist service users to carry out their activities of living e.g., dressing, eating and bathingSet the dining room, serve and clear meals to a high standard Provide in-between nourishment as instructed, including the service of tea/coffee etc. to visitorsAssist residents to choose from the daily menu and report any comments on food and requests for particular dishesTo keep all rooms clean and tidy at all-times ensuring a safe environmentEnsure service users are treated with privacy, dignity and respect at all timesBenefits:28 days annual leave inc BH (pro rata)Child Care VouchersEye Care VouchersRetail Discount SchemeCost of DBS CheckOn-going Training & DevelopmentEmployee Assistance Programme (EAP)QCF / NVQ Level 2/3 in Care or equivalent - desirablePassion for delivering high quality careAble to work as part of a team delivering high quality support services in accordance with an agreed planDemonstrate positive values in line with equal opportunities legislationAble to promote and maintain independence, choice and respect throughout all aspects of the serviceAbility to work to a high standard on your own initiative and as part of a larger teamMaintain confidentiality in all aspects of your workOur positions are subject to Enhanced DBS Disclosures which will be completed upon successful application. All applications will be dealt with on an individual basis in accordance with our policy and organisational requirements.We are an Equal Opportunities Employer.