Lead Night Carer / Night Care Assistant
** Lead Night Carer / Care Assistant**
** Wigston LE18**
** Permanent and full time **
**£8.75ph - £9.25ph depending on experience **
** 9.30pm - 8am **
BS Social Care are currently recruiting in behalf of our client for 2 roles as a Lead Night Carer / Care Assistant for a care home based in Wigston.
About the company; They are a family run business with over 25 years` worth of experience caring for the elderly.
About the role;
" Staying awake and alert overnight
" Obeying instructions in a responsible manner.
" Helping residents with personal care including washing, dressing, taking to the toilet, and bathing
" Escorting residents who need help with mobility
" Caring for ill or dying residents
" Performing household duties which may include: cleaning of rooms, laundry, setting tables, washing up
" Answering telephone, call bells, and door, giving assistance as necessary and making visitors welcome
" Reading and writing reports
" Attending staff meetings and attending training sessions
About the ideal candidate:
" Ability to do, and flexible approach, to relief work
" A happy, caring personality
" A mature outlook
" Reliability and good timekeeping
" Good communication skills
" Ability to work as a member of a team
" Ability to cope in difficult situations and make decisions and solve problems as necessary.
" Ability to understand drug system and issue drugs
" Good grooming and personal hygiene
May be an advantage
" Previous experience as a night care assistant
" Training in first aid, health and safety etc.
In return; this role can either offer a full time and permanent role. You will also be offered a whole host of benefits which will be discussed on interview. To apply for this role or for more information, please call Vikashi Mawdia on 01162532550 or email your most up to date CV