Care Assistant in Tunbridge Wells at Yellow Hat

Date Posted: 2/7/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Care Assistant

Days and Nights available

£9.21 - £10.20 + excellent benefits

Dementia Experiance Required

If you're passionate about providing the very best care in a Dementia Care Home setting, consider a move to our clients Care Homes. We provide expert nursing, dementia, residential and specialist around the Uk.

What you'll be doing:

  • As a Key Worker under the guidance of a Registered Nurse,
  • Taking responsibility for the physical and emotional well-being and social needs of our residents Assisting residents with personal care activities such as washing,
  • Personal hygiene,
  • Dressing and assisting with meals Providing physical and mental stimulation by taking part in recreational and social activities with residents,
  • Both individually and as a group helping to maintain accurate records,
  • Undertaking ongoing training and getting involved in welcoming and training new staff generally promoting our residents' independence, choice, dignity and respect.
  • Deliver the very best standards of care

What you'll need:

  • Some experience in a care environment,
  • Although this is not as essential as your genuine desire to develop a career in this field Excellent communication skills and the ability to work well as part of a dedicated team A respectful,
  • Courteous and compassionate nature and a willingness to undertake any aspects of care or non-care duties A belief in giving your personal best at all times and striving for continuous improvement
  • NVQ in Health and Social Care prefered
  • Previous and extensive Dementia Care experiance.

What we'll offer you in return:

  • A competitive starting salary with the opportunity to increase this through training and development
  • Smile Everyday - a health and wellbeing package available to all permanent employees giving access to 24/7 health lines along with online wellbeing tools Discounted gym membership,
  • free flu vaccine and discounts on Private dental Interest free travel ticket loans
  • Free onsite Parking
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • We cover the cost of your DBS Check (£44)
  • Child Care Vouchers
  • Comprehensive induction and on-going training and development Access to rewards,
  • Offers and discounts Hot meal provided on a 12 hour shift Uniform provided
  • Pension and Life Assurance scheme available
  • 20 days annual leave,
  • Plus statutory bank holidays
  • Recognition schemes including Everyday Heroes and annual National Care Home Awards

Yellow Hat UK is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.