Care Assistant

Recruiter
Staff Assist
Location
Welwyn
Posted
08 Nov 2018
Closes
10 Dec 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Recently rated overall good by Care Quality Commission in July 2018, Care Home is measured under the strict assessment of CQC to determine if it has the following qualities; safe, effective, caring, responsive and well-led.

Sharing grounds with Care Home is a period Tudor style residential care home set in stunning landscaped gardens in Welwyn. Care home offers first class care for residents over 65. Visit the home and you’ll find a huge range of facilities on offer.

Job Title: Care Assistant

Location: Welwyn

Pay: £.8.25 p/hr

Shift: flexible

Job Type: Permanent role

Job Description:

  • To assist the residents with their personal care needs including bathing, dressing, moving around the home, assistance at mealtimes, continence care
  • The administration of prescribed medications under the guidance/supervision of a qualified medication technician and prompting and reminding.
  • To ensure the residents have any aids (such as dentures, hearing aids and spectacles) they need and that they are fitted, cleaned and in working order.
  • To respond promptly to requests for assistance from the residents.
  • To act as a Keyworker as required.
  • To promote our Philosophy of Care around the home.
  • Qualification Required

    • NVQ Level 2 in Health & Social Care (preferred but not essential)

  • Good basic education, including English and Maths
  • • Experience of working with the elderly in a healthcare setting.

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