Care Assistant (Days and Nights) - Experience Required (BB-90170)
Found in: Talent UK
Description:Care Assistant (Days & Nights)The Highgate Care Home, 12 Hornesey Lane, London, N6 5LXWe know that family can come from anywhere. At Bupa Care Homes, it's our privilege to care for people - treating each resident as if they were part of our own family. Right now, we're looking for a caring individual to join our friendly team at The Highgate Care Home in Highgate, London.Working hours and salary £8.72 - £9.29 per hour8am-8pm or 8pm-8amFull time/part timeWhat your typical day involves Assisting residents with personal care duties such as bathing, dressing, toileting and incontinence care. Providing the highest standards of care, you'll champion the dignity, and independence of all our residentsSupporting the Nurse or Senior Care Assistant to complete monthly and weekly checks to monitor the health of our residents and reporting any significant changesSupporting at meal times: serving meals and transferring residents to the dining room. This might involve supporting them to walk, transferring them in a wheelchair or using a hoistAttending planned activities: assisting the team, repositioning, providing care as necessary and taking part in day trips outside the home (day shift only)Repositioning residents to ensure they are comfortable and supportedAdmin duties: updating food, fluid and stool charts, supplementary files, daily notes and care plans Who we're looking for With previous experience working in a care setting, you're someone that cares for others and wants to make a real difference to people's lives. From your experience, you know there will be challenging days, but you also know that you'll laugh, have fun and make lasting memories with our residents as you get to know them. A great communicator, you'll enjoy working in a close-knit team that feels like a family, with people from all walks of life. You'll cherish the rewarding moments you have with our residents each and every day.What's in it for you? Comprehensive induction, on-going training and development, access to internal apprenticeship schemesYour DBS Check (£40) paid forAccess to Wagestream - an app-based service that offers you the choice to be in control of when you access your earnings*NEST workplace pension, life assurance & bereavement support28 days annual leave (inclusive of statutory bank holidays)Hot meal provided on a 12-hour shiftRefer a friend bonus schemeUniform providedHealth & wellbeing tools; including Be Me App, Healthy Minds, Gym Pass & discounted health assessmentsShopping Discounts (via Xexec)Cash plan (after 2 years' service) giving you the ability to claim on more everyday items such as dental, optical and private prescriptionsFree flu vaccine *Only available to permanent employees where HealthRoster is used.About our homeSet in Highgate, opposite Waterlow Park, The Highgate is accessible on the Northern line with Highgate and Archway stations within walking distance from the home. The team provides high-quality nursing care including for those living with physical disabilities and people in need of rehabilitation. With a real family feel, the team are passionate about providing person centred care, championing dignity and independence - organising a wide variety of activities meaning there's no typical day here. As part of the team, you're supported from day one to learn, develop and encouraged to progress.Who we areAs a leading healthcare group, we run care homes, retirement villages, health centres, dental centres and hospitals all over the world. As well as providing insurance to over 16 million people. We're a big company but no matter what business area you're in, our purpose is simple - helping people live longer, healthier, happier lives.And we have belief in you to help us achieve it.
calendar_today11 hours ago