Permanent Care Assistant

  • The Willows Care Home (Shepshed) Limited
  • Shepshed, Leicestershire.
  • Nov 15, 2018
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Job Description

Job Title: Permanent Care Assistant

Salary: Competitive - £8 per hour

Location: Shepshed, Leicestershire

Job Type: Permanent 

The Willows Care Home (Shepshed) Limited, has an exciting opportunity for a Permanent Care Assistant to join their growing business in Shepshed, Leicestershire. 

Permanent Care Assistant - 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. 

Permanent Care Assistant – About You: 

  • A caring nature and a desire to work in the care industry
  • Honest, trustworthy and a good communicator 

Permanent Care Assistant - Benefits: 

  • Support, initial training and one-to-one guidance with a mentor provided. You can achieve NVQ Qualifications from Level 2 to Level 5 Management
  • Guaranteed contracted hours available
  • Excellent pay rates
  • Free uniform
  • 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 

Permanent Care Assistant - Major Objectives of the Role: 

  • 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. 

Permanent Care Assistant - Principal Responsibilities: 

  • 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 

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