Care assistant- twilight
Newton Flotman, Norfolk
Salary & Benefits
£8.45-£8.60 per hour
Olive House is a 45 bedded residential care home. Olive House is conveniently situated in a small village some eight miles south of Norwich, this ensures where possible our residents have an active social life, regular trips are organised to the local theatre, garden centres and the Suffolk and Norfolk coast.
The working hours for this role is as follows-
19:30hrs to 23:30hrs- This role would be working 3 or 4 shifts a week with alternate weekends
Main Tasks and Responsibilities:
- Assisting residents in their personal care needs 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 in accordance with company policy.
- Participate in updating and writing care plans and resident documentation.
- Assist with general cleaning, tidying and kitchen duties.
- Being a hand to hold for the residents or an ear to listen is all it takes sometimes.
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
- Attention to detail
- Self motivated