Care Assistant

Location Audlem, Cheshire
Job type Permanent
Salary £15406.56 - £16848.00 per annum
Contact Marlon Sorhaindo
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Sanctuary Health is currently looking for an experienced and dedicated Care Assistant to work in Audlem.

The salary for this permanent Care Assistant job is £15,406 - £16,848 per annum.

Summary:

  • To assist in maintaining the highest standards of personal, emotional, social and physical care for our residents, upholding the Morris Care vision, values and philosophy as a positive team-player, so each day is the best it can be for our residents and colleagues.

Main Duties:

  • Carry out personal and general and care for residents in accordance with their care plan and the Morris Care values.

  • Assist in ensuring all residents are safe, comfortable and clean, with reference to and in accordance with associated care plans.

  • Work as part of a cohesive team with resident interests at the heart of everything you do.

  • Assist in ensuring that the environment and all resident areas are hygienic, safe and comfortable.

  • Act as nominated Key Worker to some residents as allocated by Management.

  • Report to the Nurse in Charge any changes in the residents' condition or other circumstances which could influence the plan of care.

  • Assist in welcoming residents and their visitors. To direct residents and visitors to the Nurse in Charge when they require information.

  • Be diligent in preventing incidents or accidents, and to report any such events to the Nurse in Charge.

  • Ensure that equipment and stocks are efficiently stored and economically used to meet the needs of resident care.

  • Undertake training and assessment, including all update training, as required to enable you to safely carry out your duties.

  • Escort residents on external appointments as required.

  • Carry out routine clinical observations (such as but not restricted to recording body weights, body temperatures, blood pressures) within your scope of knowledge and training.

Requirements of the Care Assistant:

  • Recent experience within a similar role

  • DBS in date or on Update Service

  • Required to work (Day Shifts & Night Shifts)

Contact:

This Care Assistant job is advertised by Marlon Sorhaindo; if you are interested in this position please click above to apply now.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.