Care Assistant - Nights

Recruiter
Confidential
Location
Huddersfield
Salary
Competitive
Posted
30 Oct 2020
Closes
31 Oct 2020
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you an experienced care assistant? Are you passionate about providing a high standard of care and support to dementia patients?

Our client, a specialist care home based in Huddersfield is looking for a Nights Care Assistant to join their team on a full-time permanent basis. As Nights Care Assistant, you would work alongside Registered Nurses and Senior Care Assistants to ensure residents are living as comfortably and independently as possible.

To be considered for the role of Care Assistant, you must be able to demonstrate the following skills and experience:

* Previous experience as a care assistant

* Excellent interpersonal communication skills

* Ability to work as part of a multidisciplinary team

* Good knowledge and understanding of Dementia and Mental Health

The role of Nights Care Assistant will involve caring for residents with dementia, mental health problems and end of life care. Your role will require you to be caring and compassionate, main responsibilities will include:

* To supervise and participate in the delivery of care to the residents.

* Work effectively with others within the home to ensure that resident's needs are met.

* Assisting residents with their daily activities and identifying their individual needs and preferences.

* Assisting the Home Manager you will be involved in providing essential physical and mental stimulation through a range of social and recreational activities

If you are looking for a new exciting opportunity and feel that you meet the above criteria, please apply today