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06 Nov 2020

Care Assistants: Immediate start available

Portsmouth, UK



£9.00 per hour





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Care Assistants needed for Good rated Elderly Care Home


Ref No. PK43219

If you're passionate about caring and looking for a rewarding job that comes with excellent training and great opportunities for personal development, join our client as a Care Assistant and make a real difference in your career.

Key details

Our client is seeking full time Care Assistants for their 50 bedded nursing home. The home specialises in elderly and dementia care and is a part of a well-established group with a reputation for providing the very highest quality of care. In return they can offer you NVQ training and the potential advancement for those looking to progress.

Both Days and Nights are available paying a starting rate £9.00 per hour. Shifts are 8-8 and both full and part time roles are available.

Care Assistant Main Duties:

* Assist Residents in all aspects of their care needs (e.g. physical, emotional and spiritual)

* Supporting the HCA's and SHCA's in delivering the highest quality of care

* Following residents specific care plans

* Support residents with personal care (toileting, washing and dressing)

* Maintain residents dignity and independence

* Manual handling - Lifting and helping residents move around

Care Assistant Skills Needed:

The ideal care assistant will have a positive and caring attitude with good communication skills. Reliability and a strong team/work ethic are essential within this role.

Care Assistant Skills Desired:

NVQ Level 2 or 3 in Health and Social is desirable although not essential. Previous experience of working within a care home/home care/hospital setting is ideal.

Our client is willing to develop their care assistants through the necessary qualifications to help them fulfil their job role and progress their careers further into senior care assistants and team leaders.

If you are interested then please submit your CV by clicking "apply" or call Phil King on 0118 309 4222 to find out more information.