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Care Assistants - Care of the Elderly - Nights

Job details
Posting date: 18 May 2019
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 17 June 2019
Location: Chesterfield, S44 6DJ
Company: Quality Service Recruitment Limited
Job type: Contract
Job reference: 78050

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IMMEDIATE STARTS FOR EXPERIENCED CARE ASSISTANTS - £8.43 TO £11.24 DEPENDING ON SHIFT WORKED - We have an exciting opportunity for experienced residential Care Assistants to work for our client in the Bolsover Area, within their lovely care home supporting their regular care staff in providing a high standard of care. The home has the capacity for up to 24 residents with a dedicated team of Cares that are experts in conditions related to Old Age.

As an experienced Care Assistant you will be expected to follow each individual’s care plans, reporting any problems accordingly. You will be required to attend to their activities of daily living paying particular attention to their nutritional and hygiene needs. You must have experience of dealing with individuals with Age Related Illnesses and a desire to enhance their lives in an empathetic and compassionate way. You will be assisting in providing a meaningful programme of activities both in the care home and in the community to meet the social, emotional and spiritual needs of our residents to work towards their total well-being.

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.

• 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 is a 24 hour service, but in this instance they are looking for Care Assistants to work Night shifts starting at 2200 hrs to 0700 hrs. There are other shifts available on request. Weekend support is also required.

The rate of pay for this role will be £11.24.

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