Care Assistant - Sussexdown
We're looking for Care Assistants at Sussexdown, our friendly residential care home in Storrington, West Sussex to help us provide our residents with the best possible care.
£8.50 per hour (after probationary period)
Full or part time hours
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a well established and friendly team. You'll help us deliver a first class service for our residents - duties include delivering high quality personal care, (including washing, dressing, toileting and bathing), carrying out personal appearance tasks (attention to nails, hair, clothes, teeth, hearing aids and spectacles), as well as being aware of each individual resident's history and utilising this knowledge whilst caring for them.
Sussexdown is a country house set in beautiful landscaped gardens offering nursing and dementia care in a safe and comfortable environment for our residents. For more details about Sussexdown please go to http://www.care-south.co.uk/homes/sussexdown-west-sussex
Please note that this role includes covering early and late shifts, alternate weekends, and some Bank Holidays (plus pay enhancements).
About Care South
As a not-for-profit charity our focus isn't on targets or sales - it's on supporting people who need help to get the best out of life by offering high quality, compassionate care. We know that it's the care that counts - not only of our care home residents and home care customers but also of our employees. We employ over 1,500 people across our 20 residential and home care locations across the south of England and our HEART values of Honesty, Excellence, Approach, Respect and Teamwork are fundamental to how we treat each other, the way we work, and the care that we provide every day.
What we're looking for:-
We are looking for those with experience in the care sector and those with none. The main qualities you will bring to your role are a determination to provide excellent care for elderly vulnerable people and create a happy environment for them. We provide training opportunities so you can gain a Diploma in Health and Social Care Level 2.
In return we offer:-
- Excellent induction programme and on-going commitment to your training and development
- Pension Scheme
- Life Assurance Scheme
- Care South Savers: a staff discount scheme providing access to a range of on-line and high street discounts
- Cycle to Work Scheme
- Child Care Vouchers Scheme
- DBS check paid by us
- Uniform provided
- Care South Stars Annual Awards - recognising excellence in individuals and teams
For an informal discussion please contact Heather Rogers or Zelly Hutchinson on 01903 744221.
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