Care Assistant - Nights

Recruiter
New Care
Location
Liverpool, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
18 Sep 2019
Closes
26 Sep 2019
Ref
1267666988
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
CARE ASSISTANT-NIGHTS

HOURLY RATE: £8.50 WITH PAID HANDOVER

LOCATION: FORMBY, L37 6BU

PART TIME AND FULL TIME CONTRACTS AVAILABLE

START DATE: AS SOON AS CHECKS ARE IN PLACE

New Care Projects is a development-led care home operator providing 'New Generation' care facilities. From the initial concept and design of the building, through to construction, recruitment and care delivery, New Care carefully considers every last detail of each care facility.

Our stunning new home Formby Manor Care Centre, a purpose-built 76 bed care facility and is situated in the popular location of Formby Village. The home meets all CQC requirements and provides the highest standards of safety, comfort and care to residents who have a variety of care needs including residential, nursing and dementia. We invest in our homes to enhance the experience of our residents. This includes OOMPH an award winning activities and well being programme. We have also introduced electronic medication administration records and electronic care planning in all of our homes. In addition, Formby Manor will be out first home to have acoustic monitoring and silent nurse call installed.

We are currently seeking to appoint Care Assistants to join us at this very exciting time. The home opened in July 2019, we have part time and full time nightscontracts available, shift times are 1945-0800 with paid handover.

Role Responsibilities:

·To deliver care to residents in line with the agreed care plan.

·To deliver hands on care to residents in a person centred way

·To support residents to enjoy quality of life

·To assist the Home Manager and Senior Care Assistant in the normal running of the home.

·Modelling best practise when delivering care, keeping updated as part of personal development plan.

·Participating verbally in the ongoing assessment, planning and evaluation of residents.

·Ensuring that changes in residents needs are identified to the Senior Care Assistant.

·Assisting residents in all aspects of their physical, emotional and spiritual care needs in line with the agreed care plan .

·Monitoring residents who may be confused and assisting the promotion of continence

·Deliver of social activities by interacting with residents and helping them continue with hobbies and activities in the home.

·Answering the nurse call system and giving assistance as required

·Assisting residents who need help during meal times

·Practise maximum integrity in all dealings with residents personal and financial affairs

Skills and experience required:

·Experience at Care Assistant level in a care environment is preferable

·Care certificate of equivalent or a willingness to achieve this in the first 12 months of employment

·Evidence of good care practice knowledge relating to the care of older people

·Demonstrate a sound knowledge of the 6 principles of care and how they underpin the delivery of care in a residential/Nursing setting.

·Demonstrate the ability to work in a team

·Demonstrate self-motivation and confidence

This position is subject to a DBS check

This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/88001256

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