Night Care Assistant - Fairlawn - Ferndown
We are looking for Night Care Assistants to join our existing team at Fairlawn, our modern and friendly care home in FerndownPart or full time hours - shifts to be discussed at interviewPay - £8.40 per hour (after probationary period) with paid breaksExcellent training and a supportive and friendly working environmentThis is a fantastic opportunity to join a well established and friendly team. As a Night Care Assistant you'll provide personal care to our elderly residents, helping to create a happy and safe environment for them. You can make a huge contribution to the person centred care our residents receive as part of our friendly night team. Duties will include engaging with residents, washing, dressing/undressing, toileting and bathing, as well as being aware of each individual resident's history, and their likes and dislikes. Fairlawn is a modern, purpose built residential care home which provides a great working environment with a friendly and supportive care team. For more details on Fairlawn please go to: www.care-south.co.uk/homes/fairlawn The night shifts are 9.30pm to 7.30am, please note this role involves covering every other weekend and some Bank Holidays (plus pay enhancements). About Care South As a not-for-profit charity our focus isn't on targets or sales - it's on supporting people who need help to get the best out of life by offering high quality, compassionate care. We know that it's the care that counts - not only of our care home residents and home care customers but also of our employees. We employ over 1,500 people across our 20 residential and home care locations across the south of England and our HEART values of Honesty, Excellence, Approach, Respect and Teamwork are fundamental to how we treat each other, the way we work, and the care that we provide every day. About you:- The main qualities you will bring to your role will be a positive outlook, a warming and caring persona, the determination to provide excellent care for elderly vulnerable people and to create a happy environment for them. In return we can offer:-Excellent induction programme and ongoing commitment to your training and developmentThe opportunity to obtain various qualificationsPaid breaksPension SchemeLife AssuranceCare South Savers: a staff discount scheme providing access to a range of on-line and high street discountsCycle to Work schemeChild Care VouchersDBS check paid by usUniform providedCare South Stars Annual Awards - recognising excellence in individuals and teamsFor a friendly chat about this role please contact Karen Curtis or Suzanne Kaye on 01202 877277.