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Care Assistants - Care of the Elderly - Days

Job details
Posting date: 18 May 2019
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 17 June 2019
Location: Mansfield, NG19 7EL
Company: Quality Service Recruitment Limited
Job type: Contract
Job reference: 78040

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URGENTLY REQUIRED – EXPERIENCED CARE ASSISTANTS TO START IMMEDIATELY!! We are looking for experienced residential Care Assistants to work for our client in the Mansfield Area. The home has the facilities for up to 77 residents with a dedicated team of Carers that are experts in the field of Alzheimer's Disease, Old Age and Physical Disabilities.

All our Care Assistants must have sound qualifications in Health and Social Care and all mandatory training must be up to date, especially Moving and Handling with Hoist Training.

As an experienced Care Assistant you will be required to follow individual’s care plans, care for and attend to the daily activities of the residents. This dedicated team of Carers specialise in providing a full care package to encompass activities that promote wellbeing with residents suffering from Dementia and they pride themselves in providing a supportive and encouraging atmosphere. This is a physically and mentally demanding job so you must have a real desire to work in this setting. You must have experience of dealing with residents with Dementia, Old Age and Physical Disabilities and a desire to want to assist them in their activities of daily living to stimulate and improve their quality of life.

• NVQ LVL 2 as a minimum, OR time served with checkable work history
• Up to date Mandatory training documents in Safeguarding, Infection control, Moving & Handling and Hoist Training as a bare minimum or be prepared to do further training
• Up to date DBS/ CRB check for adult services, preferably on the update service but not essential.

As with all our vacancies this has the potential to go from a temporary to a permanent role for successful candidates.

This service is staffed 24 hours per day but they are looking for Carers to work Day shifts starting at 0700 hrs to 1430 hrs. There are other shifts available on request. Weekend support is also required.

The rates of pay for this role are £8.50 to £9.43 per hour depending on shift worked.

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