Care Assistant

Please note that this position is open to UK applicants only

Job Description

We are looking for experienced Care Assistants to start immediately. You will be required to assist in the care and support of elderly people in a care home that specialises in Dementia Related Illnesses. You will be assisting the established team of Carers to attend to the resident’s activities of daily living and will be dealing with their wide range of physical and mental disabilities. Dementia and Learning Difficulties experience would be advantageous also. Daily tasks will include:

• Attend to client’s daily hygiene and nutritional needs
• Housekeeping duties
• Observations of client’s conditions and reporting accordingly
• Complying with health and safety at all times
• Completion of relevant paperwork when required.

Key Information

Posted: July 08, 2024
Location: Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Reference: 156650
Duration: This is an opportunity for ongoing work.
Hourly Rate: Rate of pay for this role is £11.44 - £12.00 per hour based on the shift completed
Working Hours: 08.00-20.00 06.00-14.00 08.00 – 14.00 14.00 – 20.00 14.00 – 22.00 20.00-08.00
Closing Date: 20240804

Experience & Qualifications

To apply for this role you must;

• Have 3 months experience within a similar care environment
• Have a checkable work history
• Have up to date mandatory training documents, Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults, Moving & Handling and Infection Control. Should you not have up to date certificates we can offer online training.
• An in date enhanced DBS check. Should your DBS have expired we can offer the facility to arrange a new one for you.