Care Assistant

Location

Reydon

Salary & Benefits

Up to £8.13 per hour

Vacancy Type

Full Time,

Permanent

Closing Date

17/10/2018

Care Assistants - Days and nights at Oaklands House.

Oaklands House are recruiting for Care Assistants to join their team.  Situated in Reydon, Suffolk, Oaklands House is a 29 bed residential care home.

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.
  • Working with all other staff to ensure a happy, clean, dignified and safe environment for the residents.
  • Participate in updating and writing care plans and resident documentation.
  • Assist with general cleaning, tidying and kitchen duties.

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 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