Care Assistant

Liverpool, UK
18 Sep 2019
26 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
We are exclusively seeking passionate and professional care assistants who go all-out to provide the very best care for one of our fantastic care providers.

Ref No. PK40444

About the role:

Our client in Maghull, Liverpool is seeking full time care assistants for their brand new nursing and residential home. The home specialises in elderly and dementia care and is newly opened with state of the art equipment.

Night positions are available paying £8.21-8.37 per hour.

These are full time, permanent positions (36 hours per week + optional overtime) working long shifts.

Care Assistant Main Duties:
  • Supporting the HCA's and SHCA's in delivering the highest quality of care
  • Following residents specific care plans
  • Support residents with personal care (toileting, washing and dressing)
  • Maintain residents dignity and independence
  • Monitoring residents conditions by taking temperatures, pulse etc.
  • Manual handling - Lifting and helping residents move around
  • Practical support - Making beds, preparing food & Laundry

Care Assistant Skills Needed:

The ideal care assistant will have a positive and caring attitude with good communication skills. Reliability and a strong team/work ethic are essential within this role.

Care Assistant Skills Desired:

NVQ Level 2 or 3 in Health and Social is desirable although not essential. Previous experience of working within a care home/home care/hospital setting is desirable and sometimes essential for our clients.

Our clients are willing to develop their care assistants through the necessary qualifications to help them fulfil their job role and progress their careers further into senior care assistants and team leaders.

If you are interested then please click 'apply' or email a copy of your CV . Alternatively please call Phil King on 0118 309 4222.

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