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Health Care Assistant
Full/Part time guaranteed hours
Closing Date: 10/08/20
Sunnycroft Care Home is an independent private care home which supports people in residential care and dementia in the heart of Taverham.
Responsibilities of a Health Care Assistant
Provide residents in a respectful, positive person centered manner in all aspects of their daily living
Assist people to maintain independence
Support the residents to have a fulfilled life and take appropriate risks
Be a link between the resident and their families
Ensure health professionals are made contact with when there are changing health conditions
Requirements of a Health Care Assistant
While it is preferable have or be working towards an NVQ 2 or diploma in Health and Social Care, experience and qualifications are not always necessary as full training will be provided.
It would be desireable to have some knowledge of working with people with Dementia
To have good communication skills to enable the residents to express their feelings and thoughts freely
Able to mange change and be flexible and adaptable
To have a positive attitude
Willingness to develop knowledge and skills
An ability to reflect on practice and make changes as appropriate
Preferable for you to be able to get to work without using the public transport as to meet the needs of the home the buses do not run earlier enough.
If you would like to find out more please call our Registered Manager, Tina on 01603 261957 .