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From £7.80 per hour plus 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.
The Care Assistant’s role is to 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 30 hours a week (4 shifts) including alternate weekends.
Responsibilities and Duties
The Care Assistant will be expected to help residents with various needs including washing, dressing, mobility, eating and drinking. The candidate may also undertake 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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