Are you seeking a new role in the care sector? We are actively seeking to fill the role of a HEALTH CARE ASSISTANT at our nursing care home in the Ferndown Area, this is a really exciting opportunity to join a highly prestigious care home group and be rewarded with excellent hourly rate and a range of staff benefits.
The position could be days or nights, whichever you would prefer and the role is offering guaranteed hours of 36 each week.
Although not essential, some interest and/or experience in caring for others would be useful; you do not need to drive for this role.
You will be expected to participate fully in all care and support of residents, be a team player as well as have confidence in your care ability. You will have good communication skills and ideally have worked previously with the elderly and those with dementia.
Below are some of the duties you would be expected to undertake;
To ensure that residents are helped to maintain their dignity and welfare and support them with day to day living.
Assisting with resident’s meals, making sure that the meal is well presented and encouraging residents to have an adequate diet.
Provide personal care and support with bathing, toileting and washing.
Provide regular reports on clients – both verbal and written.
To take all reasonable steps to ensure the safekeeping of residents property.
Keeping client confidentiality unless you feel is necessary to disclose information.
Competitive rates of pay plus enhancements for night and Weekend working.
5.6 weeks holiday
Funding of diploma qualifications, with salary increase on attainment of qualifications.
Fantastic homely environment and a very friendly team.
Real career progression opportunities and amazing benefits to include
Pension scheme, Loyalty bonus, monetary rewards through our staff recommendation scheme, Annual pay review, Induction and training from day one, paid breaks, FREE Hot meals on duty and Uniforms provided.
Your application will be subject to us completing a DBS Check or seeing sight of your registration with the DBS Update Service.