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£8.20 - £9.20 per hour + NVQ enhancements Per Hour
Closing Date: 31/12/17
Kingsgate Residential Home is recruiting a part-time Care Assistant to work as part of the team caring for 30 elderly residents at our home in the North Norfolk town of Sheringham. The home is close to the beach, local shops and amenities.
Care Assistants provide care to our elderly residents whilst helping them to be independent. We are looking for someone who is caring and compassionate; who has an enthusiastic, positive, “can-do” attitude; and who can work within a team. This position is for Thursday and Friday night and alternate Saturday nights. Night shifts are 9.15pm to 7.15am.
Responsibilities and Duties
Care Assistants will be expected to help residents with various needs including washing, dressing, mobility, eating and drinking. The candidate will also be responsible for housekeeping (cleaning and laundry), preparing and serving food and drinks.
Qualifications and Skills
Previous experience would be preferable but full training will be given. Good verbal and written communication skills are essential. Pay increments are available for relevant NVQ / BTEC qualifications.
Pension; uniform provided; in-house training, e-learning and NVQs are encouraged and will be paid for.
An enhanced DBS will be required.
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