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Dementia Care Assistant - Residential Home

  • Salary: £17300 - £18200 per annum
  • Location: Lingfield, Surrey
  • Date posted: 28-04-2020
  • Sector: Social Care
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: 4566 DCA_1588100402

Do you enjoy working with older people with dementia? Would you like excellent career progression? Apply here!

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Dementia Care Assistant to join a fantastic care home in Lingfield.

We are looking for a hardworking, passionate, experienced Dementia Care Assistant with an NVQ level 2 or care certificate and experience working with the elderly within a residential setting and seeking progression.

Dementia Care Assistant receive the following:

  • Generous annual leave
  • Public sector pension and benefits
  • Full training and development
  • Generous salary

To be considered for this role, you must have:

  • Experience as an HCA, Care Assistant, Support Worker with Dementia
  • Must have worked within a residential setting before
  • Reliable, passionate and enthusiasm for working with dementia
  • Minimum Level 2 in Health and Social Care or a Care Certificate
  • Driving license (very desirable)
  • Commitment to work weekends, sleep-in's, early shifts and late shifts

Responsibilities of the Dementia Care Assistant include:

  • Ensuring the residents are safe and protected at all times
  • Working under the companies guidelines and CQC requirements
  • Ensuring the residents are happy and comfortable
  • Take a person-centred approach
  • Light duties and personal care are involved

Salary: £17300 - £18,200 DOE

Role: Full-time (permanent)

Please follow the instructions on this website to apply your interest, or for more information on this Dementia Care Assistant position please contact Laura Bretherton at Charles Hunter Associates on 0118 948 5555