Care Assistant

Location
Sevenoaks
Salary
9.46 per hour, weekends and bank hols 11.83 (avg pay £366.10 weekly)
Posted
13 Jun 2018
Closes
11 Jul 2018
Ref
RKDL-002
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

CARE ASSISTANT (DAYS)

Salary: 9.46 per hour, weekends and bank hols 11.83 (avg pay £366.10 weekly)

Benefits: 6 weeks paid annual leave, pension and health cash back scheme, staff parking onsite

Hours: Flexible

Location: Sevenoaks

Our client was set up over 60 years ago with the aim of providing sheltered housing and care for older people in Sevenoaks. They are currently looking for a Care Assistant who is dedicated to delivering the best standard of care to the residents in their 48 bed care home.

Duties Include:

  • Support our residents with their everyday needs
  • Ensuring emotional and social needs are met
  • Promoting independence, choice and dignity 
  • assisting where needed with personal care activities such as washing, dressing and meal times
  • You will be part of daily recreational social activities within groups and one to one
  • Accurate maintenance of record keeping is essential to ensure the correct care delivery is being delivered

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Show good Communication skills.
  • Show initiative and the ability to perform under pressure.
  • Be passionate about care and be willing to develop further skills.
  • Be friendly and supportive towards vulnerable adults.
  • Be reliable and flexible.
  • Show the ability to build relationships with those you will support and those around them.
  • Show patients, compassion and understanding when working with others.
  • This post will be subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check.

If you feel you are the ideal candidate then APPLY today!

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