care assistant nursing home in braintree

posted
11 February 2019
contact
anne connaughton, randstad care
job type
temporary
salary
£ 8.45 - £ 9.45 per hour, training and weekly pay!
apply now

posted
location
braintree, east of england
specialism
social care
sub specialism
Social care
job type
temporary
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 8.45 - £ 9.45 per hour, training and weekly pay!
experience
Adults
reference number
ACEssex8
contact
anne connaughton, randstad care
phone
0203 870 6355
apply now

job description

Are you experienced in care and want to work in a home where we truly care for the elderly? Do you want to help the elderly live fulfilling lives? Please keep reading and apply...

Our residential service in Upminster provides Nursing and Residential care for 60 frail and elderly residents, and we're easily accessible from Upminster station. Having started as a small service with 1 home, we've now expanded to having over 10 services employing over 1000 people. A career with us is as life changing for you as it is for our residents. Come take a look and develop a rewarding career in social care!

Benefits:



* Virtual Dementia Training - a scientific method proven to improve understanding of Dementia
* Online learning with dedicated consultant support
* Progress and get promoted to Senior and beyond

Responsibilities:



* Our residents want to become more independent but do need help with full Personal care
* Care plans are set up individually to give each person their dedicated support so you can enjoy personalised care - no 2 people are the same!
* Companionship and social support - this is an amazing chance to connect with elderly people; learn about what their life was like, share your personal interests like music, arts, shopping...even have fun with updating your residents on new technology and social media!
* Adhere to policies and procedures in line with care standards - a fantastic chance for you to become a specialist professional by upskilling yourself - and you can boast to your friends and family about your new career and it's fantastic progression!
* Be willing to develop your knowledge through continual professional development

Required:



* Flexible availability to work shifts (we have 22, 33 and 44-hour contracts available)
* NVQ L2/3 desirable but not essential
* Some experience in care
* Driving licence preferred but not essential

To make the most of this fantastic opportunity, where we are interviewing immediately, please call now to get essential information about how you can progress to the next stage. We're looking for you to make care human again so please get in touch to start changing lives right now.

Anne Connaughton

T: 0203 870 6355 option 1

Senior Recruitment Consultant

Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing.

skills

be able to manage challenging situations,be person centred,can work as an individual or part of a team,caring,competent at dealing with all stakeholders,critical thinking,emotional intelligence,empathy,handling medication,non-judgemental,oral communication,organisational,passionate,patience,report writing (incident logs and daily plans etc),resilient,show initiative,time management,tolerance,understanding,work well under pressure,written communication

qualification

high school,college,university

educational requirements

diploma level 1 in health and social care,diploma