14 Jun 2018
£8.50 - £8.60 per hour
Senior Healthcare Assistant
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Full Time Hours - Nights (38.5 Hours)
We are currently recruiting for a client's spectacular residential home in Wakefield, West Yorkshire and require Senior Carers for a permanent Full Time role.
Be understanding and patient towards residents and their needs, and encourage, assist and support residents to participate in leisure activities as appropriate to the individual, ensuring their social and emotional needs are met. This also includes escorting residents to outside appointments and leisure outings.
Responsible for making and changing beds, tidying resident's rooms (with the resident's permission) undertaking light cleaning duties as needed and generally assisting in ensuring that the Home is kept clean, pleasant and welcoming at all times.
Helping to serve meals and drinks at meal times and other times when required, taking care to present meals and refreshments in an appealing way, with polite and courteous service.
To be understanding with residents who need assistance with feeding and provide the appropriate level of support and help.
The successful candidate will have:
Experience of working in a caring environment
Must Have NVQ3 in Health & Social Care
Good numeric and literacy skills
A warm and friendly disposition
Good communication skills, able to put others at ease
A strong team worker
Supportive and patient
Reliable and punctual
Willingness to develop new skills
Minimum of 2 years relevant experience is required
If this is of interest to you, please send over an up to date CV.
scott barefield - 01183094222