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DATE ADDED: Thu 13/02/2020

Care Assistants / Senior Care Assistants

Sutton Coldfield, UK


JOB TYPE: Permanent, FullTime

SALARY: 8 - 9

Care Assistants / Senior Care Assistants Location: Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands, B74 4BL Salary: £ to £ per hour dependant on experience Hours of Work: Monday to Sunday, 24 hour a day cover required About the Company: Opportunities are available for enthusiastic and dedicated Care Assistants to join an established, purpose built Residential Home located in Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands.
They welcome new staff and offer excellent benefits and training and development opportunities.
Flexible full time and part time hours are available, including a choice of day, night or weekend shifts.
Successful Care Assistants will earn £ to £ per hour dependant on experience.
Our client provides a happy and homely environment for all 23 residents.
It is an established family run venture, and prides itself on delivering high quality, person centred care within modern surroundings.
The home specialises in encouraging and supporting each resident to remain as independent as possible, within a safe and caring environment.
The home is located in a pleasant residential setting with excellent transport links by bus and train.
Their 23 bedded Residential Home is rated Good in all 5 areas by the CQC, and we consistently strive to achieve Outstanding.
Care Assistants / Senior Care Assistants Responsibilities:
•You will consistently deliver a high standard of person-centred care to all our residents, working under the direction of the Senior Care Assistants and Deputy / Registered Manager.

•Continually ensure all residents are treated with compassion, kindness, dignity and respect.

•Fully support or assist residents to maintain all activities of daily living, and ensure that their personal care, physical and emotional needs are met.

•Support all residents to maintain and enjoy an active and independent lifestyle as possible, taking into consideration their individual needs and personal choices.

•Act as a role model to less experienced Care Assistants, providing support and direction, and ensure all tasks are delivered to a high standard.

•Ensure all residents, relatives and visitors are addressed in a professional and caring manner at all times.
Care Assistants / Senior Care Assistants Requirements:
•NVQ Level 2 / 3 in Health and Social Care
•At least 6 months experience in a care environment, preferably within an older person setting
•Good organisational skills, with the ability to prioritise care and work under your own initiative and as part of a team
•Excellent written and verbal communication skills
•A caring and compassionate disposition Care Assistants / Senior Care Assistants Benefits:
•Competitive salary of £ to £ per hour dependant on experience.

•28 days annual leave per year (including all bank holidays)
•Comprehensive induction programme on commencement of employment
•Genuine ongoing training and development opportunities
•Employer Contributory Pension Scheme
•Generous paid breaks for all shifts, with meals provided if working a long day
•Flexible shift pattern
•Free DBS and flu vaccination
•Professional staff uniform
•Pleasant working environment If you think that you are suitable for this Care Assistants / Senior Care Assistants role, please apply now! They also welcome applications from enthusiastic carers who are new to care, keen to learn new skills and have a genuine desire to make a real difference to caring for older people.