Care Assistant / Support Worker / Care Worker

Location
Olton, West Midlands, England
Salary
£7.83 - £8.25 per hour
Posted
31 Aug 2018
Closes
28 Sep 2018
Ref
SNHT-32
Contact
Bluetown Online
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Title: Care Assistant

Based: Olton, Solihull, B27 6PF

Salary: £7 to £8 per hour

Job Role:

The Trust (a well-established charitable care provider in Olton, Solihull) currently has vacancies for both full and part-time Care Assistants at Alexandra House, their residential care home.

You will share with other staff in meeting the personal care needs of the Trust's residents in a way that respects the dignity of the individual and promotes their independence.

Working with older people is a very rewarding job and they offer excellent progression opportunities and train all of their care staff to a minimum Level 2 in Health and Social Care with many progressing to their Level 3. Staff enjoy good working conditions and multiple employee benefits including pension and free life insurance.

Key Skills:

  • They are looking for people who want to make a difference to people's lives, who are caring, compassionate and flexible in how they approach work. You need to be person centred and able to focus on people's feelings when providing them with care and support.
  • Applicants should be professional, self-motivated team players who are sensitive to the needs of older people.
  • As the posts involve caring for vulnerable adults, an enhanced DBS check will be taken up for successful candidates by the Trust.

Equal Opportunities:

The Trust is committed to equality of opportunity for all staff and applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships.

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Candidates with the experience or relevant job titles of; Support Worker, Care Worker, Care Assistant, Senior Care Assistant, Care Work Assistant, Resident Care Assistant, Resident Care Worker, Elderly Care Worker, Elderly Care Assistant, Elderly Support Worker, Elderly Care, Support Assistant, Enabler, Healthcare Assistant will also be considered for this role.