15 Apr 2021
£9.70 - £10.70 per hour
Care Assistants needed for attractive Care Home in Burnham
Up to £10.70 per hour
Fantastic company to work for + excellent progression
Ref No. PK46197
An attractive 50 bedded Nursing Home in Burnham that promotes the highest standards of person-centred care is currently looking for Care Assistants on Days and Nights to join their dedicated team. The company has a number of homes across the South of England and are well-known for providing top quality, person-centred care in all of their services. The home has been carefully and sympathetically restored to recreate a country house atmosphere, while providing a comfortable environment where it is easy for residents to continue to enjoy their individual way of life throughout their retirement. The latest CQC report is rated "GOOD" in all areas and they are located in a quiet and pleasant area of town close to the golf course. They have an exciting opportunity for Carers 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 other carers to promote dignity and independence for all residents within the Care Home and assist them to lead active and fulfilling lives. You'll work as part of a supportive team of Care Assistants and Senior Care Assistants, and benefit from ongoing opportunities for training and professional development.
Care Assistants with little or no experience within care homes will benefit from a thorough training and induction programme and if you aim to progress in your career then the home can support you with this and even help you gain NVQ qualifications.
Both full and part time, permanent positions on Days and on Nights are available with varying pay rates as detailed below:
Days - £9.70ph weekdays and £10.30ph weekends
Nights - £10.10ph week nights and £10.70ph weekend nights
The ideal candidate will have NVQs in Health and Social Care although previous experience within care is also highly desirable.
Main duties for care assistants are as follows:
Assist residents with personal care tasks, such as washing, dressing, eating and toileting
Keeping residents comfortable and assisting in manual handling and movement around the home
Checking and reporting any change in residents conditions to a Senior Care Assistant or Nurse
Assisting and encouraging residents to take part in an engaging range of activities that the home offers
Cleaning the care home and adhering to infection control policies
Care assistants with previous experience within a care home and NVQ's within health and social care.
24, 36 or 48 hours per week (alternate weekends)
For more information on this HCA position please call Phil King on 0118 309 4222.