Care Assistant / Personal Support Assistant

Location
Stoke Gifford, City of Bristol
Salary
£9.00 - £9.71 per hour
Posted
25 Jul 2018
Closes
15 Aug 2018
Ref
ECLJA326718
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Care Assistant / Personal Support Assistant
Stoke Gifford, Bristol
£9.00 - £9.71 per hour

Our client is passionate about promoting their vision of ‘Better lives for older people’. Established as a registered charity in 1988, their mission is to create sustainable communities (including homes, health and leisure facilities) that offer lifestyles older people can enjoy, alongside exemplary care if needed. Our client’s Villages and ‘extra-care’ model are developed, operated and supported wholly through fundraising, advocacy and research.

Are you looking for a role where you can make a real difference and enhance the lives of others? If so, our client has a fantastic opportunity for a qualified Care Assistant to deliver unrivalled care and support to their village residents at their brand new state of the art retirement village in Stoke Gifford, Bristol.

There is Days and Nights roles available with Full Time, Part Time and zero hour based contracts.

As a Care Assistant you will support residents to get the most out of life! The Village community makes this a unique and fulfilling role, with no travelling between calls.
 
Reporting into the Care Supervisor, your responsibilities will include supporting residents with all aspects of personal care, providing a personalised housing related support service helping them to remain as independent as possible, supporting them with day to day tasks, and housekeeping duties. Working closely with family, friends and volunteers you will promote the physical, emotional and wellbeing of residents, encouraging them to be as independent as possible in all aspects of living.

To be successful in this role you must be qualified to NVQ Level 2 or QCF Diploma Level 2 in Health and Social Care or equivalent with experience of working in a similar role. We are welcoming applications from hardworking and friendly team players with a “can do” attitude and someone who wants to make a real difference to people's lives.

If you have the compassion and enthusiasm required to be a Care Assistant and make a real difference then we would love to hear from you!