Care Assistant in Penarth

Randstad Care
£7.76 - £9.70 per hour
11 Oct 2016
04 Nov 2016
Do you want to work for the best performing council in Wales? Then we may have the right job for you. Currently recruiting for a 30 room Residential care home in Penarth specialising in looking after Elderly Frail Residents and Residents with Dementia. We want enthusiastic, bubbly and proactive carers who can use their own initiative and think on their feet. Randstad supply staff to four Care homes within the Vale of Glamorgan area. Within the care home, residents enjoy a number of activities including bingo, gardening and arts and crafts. This is an excellent opportunity to join a progressive care provider in the area. Our client prides themselves on developing their people and providing fantastic training opportunities. The care home has on-site car parking for staff as well as being located close to major transport routes and shops. Other benefits include: Competitive salary Accrued Holiday pay On site Parking Flexible working hours Dedicated consultant to help guide you through the recruitment process Responsibilities: In addition to being passionate and enthusiastic about providing care for the elderly, other duties will include: Dressing, Bathing and general personal care. Administering medicine. Deliver a professional supportive service that meets physical and mental needs to elderly residents, proactivly encouraging residents to maintain existing relationships and develop new ones To provide assistance where necessary to visitors, friends and relatives to support this aim. You will have at least 6 months to a years experience of working within a residential setting for the elderly in the last two years. Other requirements include: An online DBS or happy to complete a Randstad DBS Manual handling and Basic Life Support / First Aid training - training can also be provided. Experience in a health and social care role with a flexible approach to working hours A good understanding of each resident's individual needs and requirements. Randstad Care are the UK's largest specialist Health and Social care recruitment provider. We have over 60 years of experience in helping care professionals find their roles. Randstad Benefits: - Free training available to update qualifications and training modules. - Ongoing support from dedicated consultant specialising in social work - 24 hour out of hours service - Master Vendor for 10 local authorities throughout South and West Wales If you are interested in this really exciting opportunity and are keen to progress your career this could be the ideal post for you. 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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