Night Care Assistant
£10'530 part time
Our client, a reputable elderly care provider in the Wiltshire area, is looking for a fantastic candidate to join their friendly and small team. As a Night Care Assistant, you will be required to provide wakeful night cover in the home. You will meet the personal care needs of residents in a way that respects the dignity of the individual and promotes independence. You will show empathy and understanding towards all residents.
Main duties include, undertaking personal care duties as required for service users including toileting, washing, feeding, moving and handling. This will include preparing residents for bed and assisting them in the morning. You will support service users in a way that maintains dignity and privacy, choice and independence. You will participate in record keeping, through brief written recording on individual case files. This will include basic care planning, reviews and reports. You will participate in organised activities, to meet service users needs; this will include excursions from the establishment, some basic food preparation and domestic tasks; one to one activities and group sessions.
The ideal candidate will have:
NVQ Level 2 in Direct Care or the commitment to obtain this qualification.
Understanding of physical, personal and mental health needs.
Ability to follow care plans and instructions.
Good communication skills both written and verbal.
The hours are 7:45pm - 7:45am, two shifts per week totalling 22.5 hours.
This is a wonderful opportunity for someone looking regular hours, in a lovely and rewarding setting. If you think that this is the ideal role for you then please apply today!
You can also call us on 02920 224 755 and ask for Mollie, who will be happy to talk you through the application process and provide you with more information about the role. Thank you and we look forward to hearing from you!