care assistant in widnes

posted
06 November 2018
contact
marcus williams, randstad care
job type
temporary
salary
£ 8.25 - £ 9.30 per hour
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posted
location
widnes, north west
specialism
social care
sub specialism
Social care
job type
temporary
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 8.25 - £ 9.30 per hour
experience
Elderly
reference number
CJ291796
contact
marcus williams, randstad care
phone
0161 245 3633
apply now

job description

We are currently recruiting a number of Care Assistants to work within a beautiful purpose built nursing home with a homely feel. The nursing home is a 44 single bed home, which boasts a unit on the ground floor and upper floor with a lift facility, This nursing home has been specifically designed and built to provide the highest standards of care and well being to the elderly. The care home has a "Family run feel" given the fact that the managers have been there for a number of years

As a Care Assistant, your role will be to provide support and care to the elderly, you will be required to support the residents to reach their own goals and engage in activities that interests them. If you are passionate about making a positive difference to the lives of others I think you will find this role extremely rewarding.

Your responsibilities will also include:



* Supporting the service users with evening/morning routines and ensuring privacy and dignity are respected at all times. This will include supporting service users with intimate levels of personal care.



* Act as a key worker to a number of residents, providing friendship and supporting their



* Take part in social activities both within and externally to the home



* Work as part of a team



* Being able to work flexibly, not only to regards to rota patterns but also the ways in which you support the service users.



* Assist residents with person moving and handling

Through working with Randstad you will receive a number of market leading benefits. Firstly, our pay rates are second to none - we believe that carers should be paid fairly for the fantastic work that they do. We also offer the most competitive referral scheme across the sector with £300 of shopping vouchers per successful applicant you send our way. Furthermore, you can also take advantage of Randstad's own discount app which will allow you to tap into discounts across a number of high street stores.

We require that applicants have at least 6 months experience within the care sector. The service prides itself on delivering consistently high levels of person centred support, achieved through a genuinely passionate and engaged team. If you have a passion for working with the elderly and you want to make a difference then please apply now, we would love to hear from you.

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 person centred,can work as an individual or part of a team,caring,empathy,oral communication,patience,report writing (incident logs and daily plans etc),show initiative,understanding