Dementia Care Assistant - PT - Bournemouth

Recruiter
Sunrise Senior Living
Location
Bournemouth
Posted
12 Feb 2018
Closes
15 Mar 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Sunrise of Southbourne has an 'Outstanding' CQC rating and is offering very competitive rates of up to £9.15 per hour plus fantastic benefits to attract the best candidates to ensure this CQC rating is maintained by the quality of staff we employ. If you want to be part of this fantastic team apply for this job now!
Weekend only positions available which are perfect for our local student population!
Working as part of a highly committed team at Sunrise the Care Assistant is one of the key and fundamental roles within our communities. As Care Assistant you will put the residents care and well being at the heart of everything you do. At Sunrise we pride ourselves on the warmth and support we provide to our residents and their families. We promote independence, dignity and quality of life at all times in a person centred caring and supportive environment.As Care Assistant in our Dementia neighbourhood you will build meaningful relationships with a specified number of residents and their families as you provide assistance with activities of daily living. You will attend to individual care needs and get to know their unique preferences and personalities. You will assist with daily activities providing residents with both physical and emotional support and personal care as needed. You will help serve food in the dining room, complete dining room clean-up and tidy resident's room. For the Dementia Care Assistant role you will be able to use Dementia Techniques to validate and recognise each individual resident.Our strength lies in the quality of our care and in turn the people we employ to deliver that care.Key things about you;Experience preferred but not essential -however a caring and compassionate attitude is.NVQ 2/3 in Health and Social Care desirable or a willingness to undertake the qualificationEffective written and verbal communication skillsMedication administration training and/or a willingness to undertake training if requiredMust be able to work flexible hoursMust be at least 18 years of ageWorking at Sunrise Senior Living is truly a unique career experience. As one of the country's most forward-thinking Senior Living companies, we take pride in providing the resources you need to make a real difference in our residents' lives. Our resident-centered approach to quality care is key to how we operate. We invite you to contribute your talents as part of the team that is elevating Sunrise to an entirely new level to serve even more seniors and their families here in the UK.BENEFITS:28 days holiday including bank holidaysBank Holidays - Double time payment for approved hours workedCompany Sick PayPension - Employer contributionsChild Care VouchersLife InsuranceCareer Development Training to recognised NVQ level in Health and Social careCycle to work schemeCar Share SchemeRefer a friend Scheme Heart & Soul company recognition awardSupport & development and a great environment to work in

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