Senior Care Assistant

Embrace Group
£7.20 - £8 per hour
12 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Rates from £7.20 per hour We currently have opportunities for Senior Care Assistants to join our team at Nunthorpe Oaks based in Middlesbrough, Cleveland. These are 18 hour per week positions. Nunthorpe Oaks provides residential and palliative care for older people. The people we support enjoy the home's sociable and welcoming atmosphere as well as a range of therapeutic and social activities. Our dedicated staff deliver expert person-centred care and focus on the promotion of personal dignity and independence. Each person we support is treated as an individual and we develop a tailored care and support plan to meet their specific needs, choices and wishes. Responsibilities: Build good relationships with the people we support as well as other staff members Provide daily support to the residents to help maintain and improve, where possible, independence and mobility Assist residents to carry out their activities of living e.g., dressing, eating and bathing Set the dining room, serve and clear meals to a high standard Provide in-between nourishment as instructed, including the service of tea/coffee etc. to visitors Assist residents to choose from the daily menu and report any comments on food and requests for particular dishes Assist with bed making and changing of linen To keep all rooms clean and tidy at all-times ensuring a safe environment Benefits: 28 days annual leave inc BH Child Care Vouchers Eye Care Vouchers Retail Discount Scheme Cost of DBS Check On-going Training & Development Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) Terms Apply Requirements: QCF / NVQ Level 3 or equivalent is essential Willing to train to administer medication Passion for delivering high quality care Have excellent communication and interpersonal skills Must be familiar with medication procedures and confident to lead a shift in the managers absence Our positions are subject to Enhanced DBS Disclosures which will be completed upon successful application. All applications will be dealt with on an individual basis in accordance with our policy and organisational requirements. We are an Equal Opportunities Employer. This job was originally posted as

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