Night Care Assistant

Location
St Nicholas Street, Coventry, West Midlands
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
02 Aug 2018
Closes
02 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A residential care home in the centre of Coventry is looking to hire a Full Time Night Care Assistant .

Applicant must have a genuine interest in working within a caring environment, with the ability to communicate effectively and work as part of a team. Willingness to undertake relevant training and subject to a satisfactory DBS check.

Role:

  • To share with other staff in meeting the personal care needs of service users in a way that respects their dignity and promotes independence;
  • To help in the care of the service users' physical environment and in the general day to day activities of the home;
  • To undertake certain domestic duties which can be performed during the night hours.

Desirable:

  • Previous experience of working in a care setting;
  • Relevant Vocational Qualification (achieved or working towards);
  • Evidence of having undertaken relevant training (i.e moving and handling, health and safety, food hygiene, etc);
  • Basic understanding of the Health & Safety at Work Act;

Shifts: 9:30pm to 7:30am

Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Alternate Saturdays