Care Assistant

Location

Peterborough

Salary & Benefits

£8.05 an hour

Vacancy Type

Full Time

Closing Date

30/08/2018

Park House Nursing Home is a high quality service that provides nursing care for up to 52 older people, some of whom may be living with dementia.

Main Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Assisting residents with general mobility in accordance to their individual plan of care.
  • Assisting residents in their personal hygiene requirements in accordance to their individual plan of care.
  • Assisting residents with their continence requirements in accordance to their individual plan of care.
  • Reporting any changes in residents’ health or behaviour to your immediate supervisor.
  • Participate in updating and writing care plans and resident documentation.

Person Specification.

Knowledge and Experience:

  • Previous experience working within an elderly care environment desirable but not always necessary.
  • Understand care planning process and experience of writing care plans.
  • Knowledge of regulatory framework.

Skills and Abilities:

  • Develop good and effective relationships with all aspects of the business internally and externally.
  • Good planning and organisational skills
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to take a pro-active approach
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Self motivated