Care Assistants - Days & Nights available up to...

Amber Mace
23 Nov 2019
28 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Part Time
Care Assistants - Days & Nights available up to £10 ph!

Amber Mace are currently recruiting for Care Assistants to join the team at an elderly nursing home in Shropshire. This is a specialist nursing home for people living with mental health needs or dementia. This state of the art nursing and residential facility provides care for around 60 residents.
You will be joining a friendly and experienced team, with excellent career progression and training available. There are numerous positions available including full time and part time hours working days or nights paying a wage of up to £10 per hour!

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:
• NVQ Level 2 (not essential)
• NVQ Level 3 (not essential)
• 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 Claire at Amber Mace on 01904 571 187 or email a CV to