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Care Assistant

  • Salary: £8 - £9 per hour
  • Location: Berkshire
  • Date posted: 01-11-2017
  • Sector: Support Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: CA WBC_1509538086

Our client, a well respected residential home for older adults in Newbury has several exciting opportunities for Care Assistants. We are looking for individuals who are experienced in Dementia and have a passion for care. This is a fantastic opportunity for compassionate, caring individuals with excellent communication skills to make a real difference to a persons life.

What's on offer?

  • £8 - £9.50 per hour
  • Central locations, close to train stations
  • Full and part time hours to suit you
  • Shifts available 7 days a week
  • Contracts and block bookings available
  • Temporary to permanent opportunities
  • Excellent training and support

Role / Responsibilities

  • Support service users in their daily routines, promoting independence where possible
  • Supporting individuals with personal care
  • Support during meal times
  • Encourage and display participation during social activities
  • Listen and encourage communication

Requirements /Training

  • Experience of working with service users with Dementia
  • Manual Handling
  • First Aid
  • Infection control
  • Health and safety
  • Safeguarding

Contact

  • For further information on this position and many more please apply or call for an informal, confidential chat on 01189 485555