Nursing Home Healthcare Assistant
We offer £250 welcome bonus paid on satisfactory completion of probationary period and £250 recommend a friend bonus. Our logo clearly states Care, Comfort and Compassion and that’s what we are all about! At LRH Homes and St Cloud Care, we strive to provide a friendly, homely atmosphere where residents are supported and encouraged to live as full a life as possible. Our commitment is to provide the highest possible standards of care to our residents. If you have passion for providing excellent care and an understanding of the needs of others and you enjoy looking after people, we would like to hear from you. Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for a Healthcare Assistant who can work in a nursing and residential care home environment to join Priory Court in Epsom. Rewards and Benefits Our Care Assistants are at the heart of what we do; which is why in return for your dedication you will receive a competitive rate in line with the latest pay review and a number of benefits. Contracted hours or flexible bank contracts to suit your availability Free parking Pension - currently 2% - due to increase with Government Legislation (can opt-out) 5.6 weeks holiday (including statutory holidays) (Pro-rata for part-time staff) On-going training and support Career Progression opportunities Apprenticeships We are passionate about developing careers and we offer apprenticeships and exciting career opportunities. We have supported our carers to become Team Leaders, Qualified Nurses and even Home Managers! The Job Role In your role as Healthcare Assistant, you will be expected to care for the emotional, physical and social needs of the residents in our care while we are expected to take care of you. Some of the duties include: Providing personal care to residents ensuring hygiene and dressing needs are met Providing companionship to our residents Offering emotional support to residents and their families Assisting with meals and drinks and day to day activities The ideal candidate will: Have a warm and friendly approach which is respectful and professional Have a passion for caring for the elderly and their families Have the ability to deliver the highest standards of care to our Residents Be a good team player with excellent interpersonal skills Have excellent communication and listening skills Ideally have an NVQ2 (although this is not essential) If you feel you can provide loving and nurturing care to people in this environment, then this is the perfect opportunity for you. We are passionate about care and we support the Care Workers Charity. This is a fantastic opportunity to work for an established healthcare provider with plenty of opportunities for personal and professional growth! Please apply with your up to date CV and our Recruitment Team will be in touch shortly.