Level: Support, initial training and one-to-one guidance with a mentor provided. You can achieve NVQ Qualifications from Level 2 to Level 5 Management.
Work Location : NEAR Lutterworth, Leicestershire
About the Company:
We are a quality care provider, with a largely private customer base; we are about customer choice and satisfaction and like to take our time to get things right for those we care for. If you are hard-working, caring and compassionate and would like to make a difference, please get in touch, we would love to hear from you. Joining Brook House allows you to be part of a growing team where you can expand your experience and knowledge.
A caring nature and a desire to work in the care industry
Honest, trustworthy and a good communicator
Enhanced pay for Saturday work
Guaranteed contracted hours available
Excellent pay rates
Loyalty bonus based on your performance
Fully enhanced DBS check, which you can subscribe to the update service
Career progression opportunities
Free training and induction programme
Free care certificate
Working 9.30pm – 7.30am
The Care Assistant will ensure that the personal needs of elderly residents are met in a way that respects their dignity and promotes independence.
A Care Assistant will provide the best possible care environment by promoting a warm, friendly and homely atmosphere, and help towards the smooth day-to-day running of the home.
Care Assistants will bring to the attention of the home manager any matter which will improve health & safety within the home and the service to residents.
Help residents who need help with dressing, undressing, bathing and the toilet.
Help residents with mobility problems and other physical disabilities including incontinence, particularly where the use of aids and appliances are concerned.
Care for residents who are temporarily sick and need minor dressings and bed nursing.
Help care for residents who are dying.
Assist in the promotion of mental and physical activities of residents by talking, excursions, hobbies, and recreations.
Make and change beds, tidy rooms, do light cleaning.
Inspect, launder and mend resident’s clothes.
Set tables and trays, serve meals, feed residents who need help, prepare light snacks and wash up, tidy and clear the dining room.
Answer emergency alarms, the door and telephone, and treat all visitors cordially.
Take an active part in meetings.
Read and write reports. Ensure all records are kept up to date and in the correct place.
Undertake training as required.
Abide by the policies and procedures of the home.
Such other duties as may be reasonably required.