Bank Night Care Assistants, The Elders, Ewell, Epsom, Surrey
Location: Epsom Road, Ewell, Epsom, Surrey, KT17 1JT
Hours: 36 & 48
Salary: £9.00 per hour.
The Elders Care Home is set at the top of Ewell Village near all local amenities.
We are looking to recruit Care Assistants who can demonstrate compassion and empathy in their approach to caring for older people, either through previous roles in social care or in other roles.
The role of a Care Assistant involves creating an atmosphere that is warm and welcoming, ensuring that every resident enjoys life with us to the full. Promoting the physical, social, intellectual and emotional wellbeing of our residents, you will assist in the promotion of their independence. Duties will include providing assistance to residents with their personal care to include washing, dressing and assisting residents in all aspects of their daily lives as required.
Ideally, some experience in a similar role within the care, health or social care setting, although this is not as essential as your genuine desire to develop a career in this field.
A relevant NVQ Level 2 qualification or equivalent, however if not training will be provided as a requirement of the job role
Excellent communication skills and the ability to work well as part of a dedicated team. A compassionate, can-do person with experience supporting older people. To you, it’s more than just a job. It’s a role where you happily go the extra mile to make a difference to the lives of older people. A belief in giving your personal best at all times
We pride ourselves on putting our residents at the heart of everything we do, ensuring everything is personal to you. We spend time getting to know our residents, starting with Paul, our House Manager, going round in the morning asking how the residents are and making them breakfast.
Our large Victorian House is well maintained, the home is able to accommodate 23 residents all in single occupancy rooms; we have 11 bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms and 12 bedrooms near bathroom facilities. We have four assisted bathrooms and one assisted shower room. We have excellent transport links with buses that stop outside and two train stations, Ewell West and Ewell East, just a short walk away.
This post is subject to a DBS check.
Job Closing Date:
31 January 2020
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