Nursing Care Assistant
Whatever the needs of the resident, our priority is to ensure they maintain control, choice and dignity at all times.
Our Nursing Care Assistants are highly valued by our residents.
Working within our nursing care homes, our teams of dedicated Nursing Care Assistants help with the day to practical things like dressing, bathing and hygiene. They provide company to our residents, help with food and getting around; they get to know residents’ friends and families – all of the things that contribute to a person’s well-being and quality of life.Our residents truly value the work our Nursing Care Assistants do and tell us that “it’s the little touches that make people feel valued.”
What we’re looking for:
We’re looking for individuals who are able to deliver a high standard of care and support to older people and people with dementia and/or disabilities.This includes attending to their personal care, social and physical needs.You’ll be able to resolve problems, work in a safe and compliant manner, keep records up to date and follow basic instructions.As one resident reported, it’s “important to have gumption”.
You’ll be a people focussed person with patience, flexibility and the ability to build relationships with residents and their families.You’ll also be a team player - a Nursing Care Assistant tells us that “team working is essential in this role – building a team bond.”
Experience of working with older people and/or people with dementia would be desirable.
Full and part time positions available.
What we offer:
We offer a competitive package including a contributory pension scheme, life assurance at 4 x salary, childcare vouchers, 23 days holiday per year plus bank holidays (pro-rata), free on-site parking, savings on shopping, opportunity to join our gym (and pool where relevant) and a subsidised restaurant.We also provide an extensive induction programme and training opportunities.
If this sounds like the role for you, we look forward to hearing from you. Please see our website for full details and search for job reference REQ1035.
St Monica Trust is committed to an inclusive working environment
Appointment is subject to Enhanced DBS Disclosure.