Care Assistant - Watford - London
£10 - £10.40 ph Plus - FT - Nights Only
Our client in the Watford 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 friendsDesirable:
Care assistants with previous experience within a care home and NVQ's within health and social care.
36+ hours per week (alternate weekends).
Nights only position.
Rate of Pay:
£10 - £10.43ph
If you're interested in this role as a 'Care Assistant', please don't hesitate to apply. However, if you would like to discuss your application or the role in more detail, please feel free to give me, Cal, a call on (phone number removed) and use job reference number CJ79069