Care Assistant

Location
Leicester, Leicestershire
Salary
£6,530.22 - £15,104.07 per annum, dependent on hours worked
Posted
13 Jun 2018
Closes
28 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Permanent

Care Assistant

Full and Part Time posts available

£6,530.22 - £15,104.07 per annum, dependent on hours worked

We are looking for Care Assistants to join our team at our Kathleen Rutland Residential Home, based in Leicester Forest East, Leicester, which provides high quality residential care to older people with sensory impairments.

In this role you will support individuals;

  • As needed with their physical and personal care according to their support plan.
  • With their communication needs and ensure that they are fully met at all times.
  • To make choices in all aspects of their life.
  • With their meals and drinks responding to needs and wishes of each person as required.
  • To go shopping, on outings or on holiday as required.

For all posts, you will be required to work flexibly Monday to Sunday between the hours of 7.00am - 9.30pm which includes a requirement to work alternate weekends and Bank holidays on a rota.

Previous experience of working with people in a residential or health setting is desirable but not essential as full training will be provided.

When rostered to work weekends and bank holidays you will be paid, at an enhanced hourly rate.

In return you will receive a competitive salary in line with the Health & Social care sector, and a generous benefits package and investment in your personal growth with continuous training.

Working for Vista means you will be working for one of the oldest and largest local charities in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland, working with people with sight loss and their families.  

To view further details and to apply for this post please visit our website.

Closing date: Thursday 28th June 2018, 12 noon

Interviews: To be confirmed

If you do not hear from us within three weeks of the closing date, please assume you have regrettably not been selected for interview on this occasion.

This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure from the DBS.