Care Assistant - Kent

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Hallmark Care Homes
Location
Tunbridge Wells
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
10 Oct 2018
Closes
14 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job purpose:
To provide the highest level of relationship centred care to residents, meeting all statutory and regulatory requirements and aligned to codes of conduct, Hallmark’s policies and procedures and Charter; ensuring that everyone is treated with respect and dignity.

To contribute to the achievement of the Hallmark Care Home Vision: “to be recognised as the leading provider of high quality relationship centred care for all residents.”

Responsible for:
• Delivering high quality relationship centred care in the home, ensuring continuous assessment, planning, implementing and evaluating of residents’ care
• Assisting Senior Care Assistants and RNs with all aspects of care in the home, making them aware of any care concerns within the home
• Liaising with the care coordinator role (if they are present in the home)
• Acting as a key worker for specific residents within the home
• Ensuring care delivered is in line with the residents care plans, ensuring they are appropriate to the residents needs and reflect the care being delivered
• Assisting the care team in weighing the residents as and when required
• Building strong and meaningful relationships with the residents and assist them with their activities to help maintain and improve, where possible, their independence, individuality and mobility
• Ensuring the prompt and appropriate reporting problems and issues upwards in the homes team structure
• Maintaining continual personal development by attending and completing all training and qualifications (statutory, mandatory and developmental)
• Maintaining the Health and Safety of self and others within the care home, reporting and recording any accidents or incidents or near misses.
• Working within the Company’s policies, procedures and guidelines, in compliance with regulatory and legislative frameworks and in accordance with the Hallmark Care Homes Charter and Vision

Essential Qualifications
• QCF Diploma Level 2 / NVQ Level 2 in Health & Social Care or willingness to work towards

Essential Skills
• Highly motivated
• Passionate about relationship centred care
• Excellent communication skills
• Good computer IT skills

Interested?
Please click on the apply button.

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