Care Assistant - Hessle

Four Seasons Health Care
02 Dec 2017
02 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Site or Unit :Hesslewood House Care HomeAddress :Ferriby Road, Hessle, East Yorkshire, HU13 0JBContracted Weekly Hours : 33Hesslewood House is a 66 bed purpose built care set in the village of Hessle, close to the Humber Bridge and Hessle Humber Bridge Country Park. Here we provide excellent quality care including general nursing, residential care, and specialised nursing and residential care for people with dementia. We also offer respite, end-of-life care, and specialist care for younger people with learning or physical disabilities. Set within easy reach of shops and other amenities, Hesslewood House is close to the M62 and local bus routes. We have an excellent reputation with the local authorities and our staff provides excellent care to the home's residents who can enjoy the tranquility of our extensive grounds, where they can watch the visiting foxes, squirrels and rabbits, along with our resident peacocks.As a Care Assistant you will show warmth and support to our residents and their families; helping to promote independence and dignity and positively enhancing the lives of individuals in our care. So as a Care Assistant what do you need to do to make this happen? Communicate professionally and warmly with all visitors to the home including family and friends Act as a key worker to a number of residents, providing friendship and supporting their needs. Take part in social activities both within and externally to the home When required, accompany residents to appointments outside the home Assist residents with personal hygiene needs Work as part of a team Attend training as required