28 Nov 2018
£8.60 per hour
Our client in Silsoe is a small Nursing Home that is part of a larger organisation and promotes the highest standards of care. They have an exciting opportunity for a care assistant to join their passionate team of HCA's and SHCA's.
We are looking for care assistants who have a passion and desire to care for others and work alongside a team of care assistants to promote dignity and independence for all residents within the nursing/residential home.
Training and support will be provided to care assistants who have little or no previous experience within a care home from senior care assistants who will look to introduce and improve previous care skills.
Main duties for care assistants are as follows:
Providing personal care such as toileting, washing and dressing
Keeping residents comfortable and assisting in manual handling
Checking and reporting any change in residents conditions to a senior care assistant
Practical Support - Making beds, preparing food & laundry
Medical support - Taking temperatures, pulse etc
Liaise with visiting family and friends
Care assistants with previous experience within a care home and NVQ's within Health and Social Care.
24 - 48 hours per week (alternate weekends)
The pay is £8.60 per hour and both days and nights are available.
Shifts are 8am-8pm, 8am-2pm, 2pm-8pm and 8pm-8am.