Senior Care Assistant

Leeds, UK
16 Sep 2019
30 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Carers Needed in Huddersfield!
REF: JR40332

We are currently recruiting for a client's spectacular residential home in, and require Senior Carers for a Full Time role.

Job Description:

Be understanding and patient towards residents and their needs, and encourage, assist and support residents to participate in leisure activities as appropriate to the individual, ensuring their social and emotional needs are met. This also includes escorting residents to outside appointments and leisure outings.
Helping to serve meals and drinks at meal times and other times when required, taking care to present meals and refreshments in an appealing way, with polite and courteous service.
To be understanding with residents who need assistance with feeding and provide the appropriate level of support and help.
To be an active and encouraging member of the Care team, contribute to team meetings, ensuring good communication and participate in the induction and training of newly appointed care assistants, ensuring that the Care Home is a friendly and supportive working environment.
The role will involve delivering excellent standards of care in order to positively enhance the lives of individuals in your care
You will be required to comply with all legal, regulatory and best practice guidelines.
You will be working on a rota, meaning you would have to work alternate weekendsThe successful candidate will have:

Experience of working in a caring environment
NVQ Level 3 in Health and Social care minimum
Good numeric and literacy skills
A warm and friendly disposition
Good communication skills, able to put others at ease
A strong team worker
Supervisory/leadership skills
Supportive and patient
Reliable and punctual

Salary and hours:

£8.70 per hour for NVQ lvl 3 37.5 hours per week

If this is of interest to you, please send over an up to date CV by either pressing "apply" or sending me you're CV to the email below. Please make sure to quote the reference number JR40332. If you require any more information, please contact Jack Reid on (phone number removed)

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