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Care Assistant. Job in Alton FOX8 Jobs

Alton, Hampshire
£10.60 to £11.00 Per Hour
Job Type
2 Sep 2022
Care Assistant Brendoncare is a charity which provides a range of connected services for people in later life including care homes, extra care housing, community support services and clubs across the South of England. We are people-driven, focusing on empowerment, inclusivity and understanding. We aim to ensure that whoever comes into the Brendoncare environment - whether as a member, resident, volunteer or colleague they are able to live their life to the fullest potential. Our values reflect who we are together we are kind, positive, brave and empowering. We need people who really want to make a difference to the lives of people in later life to join us. In return, we will support you to grow and flourish as you are welcomed to the Brendoncare team. What will I be doing? Providing personal care to clients that is person centred and respects individual choices; Providing additional care and support as required when a client is unwell or towards end of life; Acting as a Key-worker to a number of clients; Using personal knowledge and experience of working with those individuals to support the nurses in writing and reviewing care plans; Documenting care given and record any changes or abnormalities in the daily notes in addition to informing the person in charge of the shift; Providing support and advice to resident s family and friends, keeping them informed at an appropriate level with due regard to the constraints of confidentiality; Working with the Activities Team to develop group and 1:1 activities that will be engaging and of interest to the residents; Liaising with other agencies as required in the interests of the resident, for example GP, Social Services, Occupational Therapist, etc. What do I need to have to apply? Whilst we d love you to be NVQ/QCF 2 qualified in Health & Social Care with experience of providing care, your values that are more important to us. In addition, you need to possess good communication skills, be a team player, are reliable and committed and have a natural affinity to older people. What can we offer? Minimum of 28 days holiday including bank holidays Enhanced annual leave after five years to reward long service and dedication Extensive training and continual personal development Paid breaks and meals provided while on duty in our care homes Free initial DBS check Free parking (subject to availability) An Employee Assistance Programme offering 24 hour support for staff and their immediate family members Refer a Friend Bonus Scheme If this sounds like the role for you, please do apply; we would love to hear from you
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  • Job Reference: 702848060-2
  • Date Posted: 2 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Brendoncare
  • Location: Alton, Hampshire
  • Salary: £10.60 to £11.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent