Care Assistant - Kingston Upon Thames

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London (Greater)
£15,000 - £19,999
11 Oct 2018
16 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Care Assistant opportunity to work in a luxury environment near Kingston Upon Thames.

We are searching for Care Assistants to work in a luxury Residential Care Home and Nursing Home that rewards staff for their hard work. Our client provides a modern, spacious and luxurious place to work where Care Assistants can provide our residents with the highest possible quality of life.

Salary: £9.00 to £9.50 p/hour + overtime rates
Vacancies available in the Residential & Dementia units

Care Assistant Duties
- Providing direct care to residents: washing, assistance with dressing, help with mobility and support with food and fluid intake
- Care Assistant aware and participating in the development of resident - Care Plans and having full awareness of any specialist support needs
- Providing ongoing support for the residents, their family and the Care Services Team
- Participation in resident activities and events held at the Epsom care home
- Care Assistant embrace the opportunity to develop skills and provide wider care services to residents
- Support residents to create a homely environment in their apartments, assisting with organising their environment to promote wellbeing and independence

We do not require any direct qualifications, the following would be desirable:
- Ability to communicate well, both written and verbally
- A flexible and pro-active individual able to work in a team
- Ability to organise and prioritise workload under pressure
- Medically able to carry out duties and responsibilities
- A passionate individual ready to develop and learn new skills in order to progress in your role
- NVQ Level 2 in Health and Social Care or Care Certificate is preferred, but not essential

Industry Leading Benefits
- £500* annual retention bonus (*terms and conditions apply)
- Enhanced pension scheme
- Free uniforms that are attractive and practical
- Free eye care tests and options for funding towards future spectacles if required
- Savings on Childcare
- Refer a friend and get a cash bonus
- Study support
- Employee benefits scheme
- Life Insurance

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