Care Assistant - Days

Location

North Walsham

Salary & Benefits

£7.93 per hour

Vacancy Type

Full Time,

Permanent

Closing Date

16/10/2018

Care Assistants - Days at The Manor House

 

The Manor House is an elegant care home in North Walsham set in eighteen acres of well-maintained gardens and woodland where we provide both residential and dementia care.

 

Main Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Assisting residents in bathing, dressing and 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.
  • Working with all other staff to ensure a happy, clean, dignified and safe environment for the residents.

 

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:

  • 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
  • Excellent attendance and time keeping record
  • Self motivated

The day shifts will be 7am - 7pm and will include alternate weekend working. This will be for 36 hours per week (six shifts over two weeks).