Care Assistant - Nights

Location

Biggleswade

Salary & Benefits

£8.10 per hour

Vacancy Type

Full Time,

Part Time

Closing Date

06/12/2018

Set in Bigglewade, Beaumont Park can accomodate up to 46 residents and is a nursing and residential care home.  Whether you are new to care or looking to progress your career then we want to hear from you.

We are looking for Care Assistants to join our team on night shifts.  We have full and part time positions available and this will include alternate weekend working.

Skills and Abilities:

  • Develop good and effective relationships.
  • Demonstrate an ability to ensure confidentiality.
  • 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

Main Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • 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.
  • Participate in updating and writing care plans and resident documentation.
  • Supporting residents with a hand to hold or an ear to listen when needed.

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.

Golden Handshake - Up to £600

This is being offered to all new Care Assistants who join Beaumont Park before the 31st December 2018 and will be paid at three service milestones subject to terms and conditions. The £600 will be pro rated for those working part time hours (less than 36 hours per week).