Care Assistant - Nights - Home Close

Location

Fulbourn

Salary & Benefits

Up to £8.40 per hour

Vacancy Type

,

Full Time,

Part Time

Closing Date

11/10/2018

Join our team?

Home Close is a 72 bed nursing and residential care home located in Fulbourn.

We are looking for like-minded people to join our team at Home Close.  People who have a caring nature, patience and a passion for providing excellence in care.  You may have not worked as Care Assistant or indeed in the Healthcare industry before but have the right attitude and a big heart which is the perfect starting point, we will support you to develop your skills and knowledge.

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.
  • 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.
  • Ensure all records and documents are updated.
  • Participate in updating and writing care plans and resident documentation.
  • Ensuring adherence to the company policies and procedures relevant to this role.
  • Assist with general cleaning, tidying and kitchen duties.

Specific Night Duties:

  • Assisting in the provision of resident’s breakfasts in accordance to their individual plan of care.
  • Working with other staff team members to ensure a happy, clean, and safe environment for your colleagues and any visitors to the home.
  • Complete an annual night workers health assessment.

We have full and part time positions available on night shifts (8pm - 8am).  This will include alternate weekend working.