Care Home Assistant Practitioner (CHAPs)

Four Seasons Health Care
10.11 GBP Annual
13 Nov 2016
11 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Site or Unit :
Bishopsmead Lodge Care Home
Address :
Bishopsmead Lodge Vicarage Road, Bishopsworth, Bristol, BS13 8ES

Contracted Weekly Hours : Various

Bishopsmead Lodge Care Home is a 51 bed registered care home. We provide nursing and residential care. Our aim is to provide the highest possible quality of life for all our residents and encourage them to become involved with the day to day activities happening within the home.

This role reflects the changing care needs of residents and will provide our most promising Care Assistants with the opportunity to develop their skills and career whilst providing support to Registered Nurse(s) to meet a range of clinical needs.

The role is an enhanced care assistant role that will, after a period of extra training and competency assessment, provide clinical interventions to enhance the resident experience and the level of care residents receive under supervision of a registered nurse. Historically these clinical interventions would have been carried out by a registered nurse.

Based in a local Care Home near you. On a daily basis, you will support the nurse(s) to supervise and deliver excellent standards of care which promotes privacy and dignity, whilst enhancing independence, rehabilitation and personal choice.