Care Assistant - Felixstowe - £8

Recruiter
Amber Mace
Location
Cambridge
Posted
10 Oct 2019
Closes
12 Oct 2019
Ref
1266867415
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Care Assistants - Felixstowe - £7.83 p/h

Hamza at Amber Mace is currently recruiting for Care Assistants to join the team at an elderly care home near Felixstowe. This is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic and passionate care assistant or support worker looking to make the next step in their career with an excellent, private healthcare provider.

You will be joining a friendly and experienced team, with excellent career progression and training available. We have flexible, part time hours available, paying an hourly rate of £8 upwards.

As Care Assistant, you will ideally have experience working in a similar role and have an understanding of the needs of the elderly, some of whom may be living with dementia.

The key responsibilities of our Care Assistants include:
•Provide a high standard of individual care and personal care to residents at all times
•Working well as part of the care team
•Excellent communication skills and attention to detail
•Ability to remain calm under pressure
•Possess high regard for personal safety and the safety of residents, visitors and staff
•Knowledge of the Health and Safety at Work legislation; in particular in the moving and handling of residents and fire safety/evacuation procedures
•Willing to further professional development by participating in appraisals and team meetings
•Adhere to all company and local policies/procedures

Qualifications/Experience Required:
•Hard working, organised, empathetic, and great attention to detail
•Experience with caring for the elderly desirable, although not essential.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please do not hesitate to contact Hamza at Amber Mace on 01904 571 187 or email a CV to hamza@ambermace.com.