Care Assistant / Carer / Support Worker

Expiring today

From £8.10 hour – increases after probationary period
09 Jan 2018
23 Jan 2018
Dave Williams
Contract Type
Full Time
LOCATION: Bognor Regis, West Sussex
JOB TITLE: Care Assistant / Carer / Support Worker
SALARY & BENEFITS: From £8.10 hour – increases after probationary period
WORKING HOURS: Full-time 36hrs - 3 shifts per week from 8am to 8pm
THE COMPANY: Our client are a family owned business with 25 years experience in caring for the elderly who offer two beautiful care homes, with luxurious accommodation and first class care facilities to ensure that their residents are well looked after during their retirement years.
Their greatest asset is their team of committed staff who offer a personal care service delivered 24 hours a day. Our client invest in training for staff to support a quality of care in which all can feel proud. As well as offering exceptional support to it's residents, our client have been re accredited twice with the Investors in People standard in recognition of our commitment to the development of all our staff.
THE ROLE: As a Care Assistant / Carer / Support Worker you will responsible to provide companionship to residents and to cater to a range of individual care needs. You will socialise, engage and build effective relationships with the residents as well as assisting with any day-to-day personal living requirements. You will actively contribute as a team member towards delivering high quality support and assistance as needed to meet the clients’ needs. . For the successful candidate development training is offered as well as a healthcare package.
Key Responsibilities for the Care Assistant / Carer / Support Worker in Bognor Regis, West Sussex role include:
To work on a shift and rota basis with the appropriate skill mix as directed by the Manager in order to provide a totally flexible approach so that person centred care can be delivered as required to each Service User.
To ensure that awareness of health, safety and well-being underpin care delivery with knowledge of any risk assessments and emergency procedures and safeguarding responsibilities which may apply.
For those trained Care Assistants administer medication to Service Users in line with the Medication Policy and procedure.
To be aware of the Emergency Plan and Emergency Procedures especially those relating to Fire.
To work in accordance with the Oakland Policies and Procedures including Infection Control Code of Practice.
THE CANDIDATE: This is a great opportunity where you would be with a company that offer excellent development training within the role to further your career. You must be a naturally caring person who can lead and motivate people and live within commutable distance to Bognor Regis, West Sussex. Although not essential any previous experience as a Care Assistant, Carer or Support Worker would be beneficial.
Key Experience/ Characteristics preferred for the Care Assistant / Carer / Support Worker's role:-
1 years experience working as a Carer (not essential)
Must be a naturally caring and empathetic person
Excellent spoken and written communication skills essential
live in or within commutable distance to Bognor Regis, West Sussex
Does this sound like you? If yes then please hit the apply now button.
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