Are You Compassionate and caring?
Able to give support to families?
Ready for a job where you can feel proud about what you do?
Heatherwood Nursing Home want to hear from you.We’re looking for a dedicated, warm-hearted Care Assistant to work in our care home. This incredibly special role will see you supporting the team in providing dedicated, expert care to residents of all ages and abilities.
That will mean everything from preparing food and making beds to ensuring each of our residents has meaningful one-to-one time with a member of staff. Above all, you’ll perform any duty necessary to help our residents maintain not only their dignity, but also their independence and well-being.
A crucial part of the role will be implementing each residents person-centred care plan, by recording observations, including weight, temperature, pulse, blood pressure, nutrition, tissue viability and liquid intake. A willingness to learn and develop your skills in this area is essential, as well as having excellent written and verbal communication skills.
The ideal candidate for this role will have some knowledge of caring for the elderly or vulnerable, or possess customer-facing experience. No care experience is necessary as you will be fully trained, however, as we cannot teach compassion, this is an essential requirement.
expected for your loved ones, we would welcome your application.Our Care Home Manager is also happy to welcome you into the home for an informal chat, simply email your CV, and we'll be in touch.
- Job Type: Full-time
- Salary: Dependant on Experience
- Free Uniform
- Annual Bonus Scheme(T&C's apply)
- Free cooked meal
- Pension Scheme
- Career Progression
- Help with accommodation