Location: Ruddington, Nottinghamshire
Salary: £8 - £9 per hour
Posted: 11 months ago
Contract Type: Temporary or Contract
Industry: Health & Social Care
Contact Name: Katie Fox

Care Assistant

Job Description

Care Assistant - Ruddington, Nottingham

Our client is a 55 bed Luxury Nursing Home based in Ruddington, Nottinghamshire, working with Nursing, Residential and NHS clients.

As a care assistant, based at this Ruddington site you will help and support the residents of the home and improve their quality of life

On a day to Day basis as a care assistant at this Ruddington site you will be required to:

Providing high quality care to service users and residents in the home, identifying needs and preferences for each individual and providing personal care

Assist in the safe lifting, transferring, re positioning and movement of clients

Encourage good community relationships and liaising with other healthcare professionals and supporting other care and support staff

Accurately report, record and maintain records as required on an electronic system

Assist with all aspects of catering and domestic duties as and when required, feeding, bathing, clothing and setting up activities

Report any deficiencies in the service of whatever nature to the service manager or senior staff

Identifying priorities and managing time effectively

Actively listening and showing understanding of others, spending one to one time with service users and building positive relationships

Continually updating own knowledge and actively pursuing own personal development

Demonstrating a positive attitude in all dealings with people and acting as a positive role model

Being prompt, punctual, prepared and maintaining a high standard of personal appearance at all times

Understanding professional boundaries of both clients and co-workers

Being passionate about ensuring that your Customers are receiving care in a dignified and respectful manner

Understanding that working as part of a passionate and committed team is key

Various hours of work available on working rota

Candidates must have at least 6 months experience of working as a Care Assistant within a Residential or Nursing Home environment Ideal candidates will also have a healthcare skills certificate or NVQ and be able to drive.

Candidates will have to :

Commutable via own transport the site

Caring & compassionate within a Social Care environment

Have previous experience in care or support

Excellent organisation

Effective communication skills

The ability to Administer Medication

Flexible, professional and committed to being the best

Quality driven with a desire to continually improve yourself & our services

NVQ in Health and Social Care

This is an excellent opportunity as this is a Nursing Home Group which could also offer you work else where within a Social Care environment.

If this position is not right for you, as a Healthcare recruitment agency we are currently recruiting for the following positions: Care Assistant, Support Workers, RGNs. RMNs, RNLDs, Clinical Leads, Deputy Managers and Nursing Home Manager. Please call 0115 941 8131 to discuss your new opportunity today!


Disclaimer: This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Health&Social Care only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.

Whilst we endeavour to contact you following your response due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Barker Ross Group who is acting as a recruitment agency.

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