There is a genuine occupational reason under the sex discrimination act 1974, that we require male carers for this role.
Do you wish you worked for one of the best care companies around? We're a multi award-winning organisation looking for a Care Assistant in the North London area. This full-time role (38.5 hours per week) will be helping to provide an exceptional standard of care for our residents in our Rosetrees care home based in Friern Barnet. We like to look after our employees, so in addition to your highly competitive salary we offer an excellent benefits package.
We are a team of many different backgrounds and cultures
Jewish Care is the leading health and social care charity serving the Jewish community in the UK. Though our clients are all of a similar religious tradition, our staff represent diverse cultures and faiths, bringing their own unique perspectives and individuality to their roles.
What you'll be doing
Every day you will help our residents to live meaningful lives and feel involved in their community. Working 38.5 hours per week on a rota basis in our residential care home, you will have a key role supporting residents with personal care, food and drink, administering medication, accessing health care and recreational activities. You will offer support that directly impacts our residents' wellbeing, allowing them to enjoy everyday life with dignity.
Who we're looking for
You'll be naturally compassionate and patient, with experience working in a similar care environment, either as a Health Care Assistant or Care Worker. You'll be willing to undertake all aspects of care to meet the physical, emotional and social needs of our residents. You'll also need:
- Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care (or willingness to be trained)
- Experience working with older people with dementia
- Able to work shifts (including weekends and evenings)
Why you'll love working with us
No matter how old or young you are, if you want to make a difference where it's needed most, see what we have to offer. On top of providing some of the most competitive rates of pay in the care industry, we give some excellent benefits including: 4% employer contribution pension, training, free meals, childcare vouchers, eye tests, employee referral bonus, and a generous mileage allowance for work - the list goes on!
Start the rewarding career you've been wishing for, apply today!