Care Assistant for the Elderly St Clears Carmarthenshire

Randstad Care
£8 per hour
09 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Care Assistant for Older People, St Clears, Carmarthenshire Care Assistants are required on an adhoc basis to fulfil a number of shift patterns in the St Clears area of Carmarthenshire. You will be working with clients aged 65 plus, some may have dementia etc. Shifts available include weekdays, weekends, waking nights and sleep in shifts. Pay rate for this position will be a minimum of £8 per hour. This is a fantastic opportunity to have flexible working conditions. Benefits of working for Randstad Care include: -Flexible shift patterns -Weekly pay -Dedicated consultant -Free in-house training -Referral bonus Duties and responsibilities include: -To provide personal and practical care services for people with a wide range of illnesses and disabilities. -To assist service users with getting up in the morning, dressing, undressing, washing, bathing and the toilet where necessary. -To help service users with mobility problems and other physical disabilities, including incontinence and help in use- and care of aids and personal equipment. - To help care for service users who are dying. -To help in the promotion of mental and physical activity of service users through talking to them, taking them out, sharing with them in activities such as reading, writing, hobbies and recreation. -To make and change beds; tidy rooms; do light cleaning and empty commodes. -To launder service users' clothing. -To set tables and trays, serve meals, feed service users who need help, prepare light meals and wash up, and tidy and clear away. - To read and write in log-book records and take part in staff and service users' meetings and in training activities as directed. Requirements for this position include: - Minimum of 6 months experience within the care arena -Manual handling certificate -First aid certificate certificate -Food and hygiene certificate -Enhanced DBS -Satisfactory references Randstad Care is the UK's largest Health & Social Care specialist recruitment provider. With more than 60 years' experience helping Social Workers find their ideal roles, Randstad Care is ideally positioned to help candidates find their perfect job. If you are interested in this position or to hear of other vacancies Randstad Care Cardiff currently have available, please contact Robyn Walters at Randstad Care Cardiff today on 02920 877510. Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone. Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing. This job was originally posted as

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