Posting date: 31 December 2021
Salary: £9.30 to £9.65 per hour
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 09 January 2022
Location: Buckfastleigh, Devon
Company: Your Health Limited
Job type: Contract
What we offer
Competitive pay rates
FREE Training both online and classroom based
FREE Blue Light Card (discounted shopping)
FREE Employee Assistance Programme
Refer a friend incentive worth £100.00
We currently looking to engage a Care Assistant on a fixed term contract or Bank contract to join our friendly team at Redmount Residential Home. The home is situated in the picturesque village of Buckfastleigh in the heart of the Southwest Devon Countryside and registered as a 38-bed residential Home.
Our aim at Redmount Residential Home is to provide the highest standard of care in a relaxed, friendly environment. We specialise in caring for people with dementia with a friendly and empathetic approach. We ensure that residents can still enjoy the freedom and lifestyle of their choice, whilst receiving care that is appropriate to their needs built on dignity and respect and you will play a key part in this:
What you will be doing: -
To assist with care and support of the residents under the supervision of a senior in charge.
To encourage and help promote the quality of life according to needs as identified in a resident's personal care plan.
Assist service users with personal care tasks, such as washing, dressing, and eating.
Assist in the safe lifting, transferring, repositioning and movement of service users.
What you will bring:
A naturally caring approach and a passion for helping people maintain their dignity, independence, and choice.
A respectful, courteous, and compassionate nature and belief in giving your personal best at all times.
Good communication skills to effectively interact with residents and fellow colleagues.
Reliability and flexibility to support the nature of the business.
Previous experience is not required but would be welcomed as a full induction package is provided by the company along with all mandatory training.
Desirable but not essential:
A diploma in Health and Social Care Level 2
Redmount Residential Home is part of Your Health Limited and is a progressive company which promotes career advancement opportunities providing free both on-line and classroom-based training to all care staff.
Successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check
Closing date for applications is 9th January 2022
Please be aware you will be required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to able to work in this role.
We reserve the right to close this vacancy when sufficient applications are received.
As we often have many applicants for jobs at Your Health Limited, we regret that we will only be able to contact those applicants who are short-listed for interview. Therefore, if you have not heard from us within two weeks of the closing date, please assume you have not been short-listed for interview on this occasion.