Care Assistant

Recruiter
Remedicare
Location
Suffolk, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
17 Oct 2019
Closes
04 Nov 2019
Ref
1299367179
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client in the Bury St Edmonds area is a beautiful small residential with nursing home that is part of a large organisation that runs and promotes the highest standards of care. They now have an exciting opportunity for a healthcare assistant to join their passionate team of healthcare assistants and seniors.

We are looking for care assistants who have a passion and desire to care for others and work alongside a team of care assistants to promote dignity and independence for all residents within the residential home.

Training and support will be provided to care assistants from senior care assistants who have little or no previous experience within a care home.

Main duties for care assistants are as follows:

Providing personal care such as toileting, washing and dressing

Keeping residents comfortable and assisting in manual handling

Checking and reporting any change in residents conditions to a senior care assistant

Practical Support - Making beds, preparing food & laundry

Medical support - Taking temperatures, pulse etc

Liaise with visiting family and friends

Desirable:

Care assistants with previous experience within a care home and NVQ's within health and social care.

Hours:

33 hours per week (alternate weekends)

Full time nights

Rate of Pay:

£9.30

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