Night Care Assistant

Time Recruitment are seeking professional Night Care Assistants, with NVQ Level 2 or equal working experience, for one of the market leading care homes based in Harlow Essex.

Reporting to the Head of Care/ Deputy Manager and Registered Manager, this position is temp to perm, going permanent after 14 weeks.

Suitable Care Assistants candidates MUST have/be the following:

&183; Full drivers (B) Licence

&183; Flexible working attitude to meet the needs of the home, commitment, loyalty and supportive manner towards management and colleagues

&183; NVQ Level 2 (Desired but not essential)

&183; Clear Enhanced DBS

&183; Previous work Care experience

&183; Excellent Communication and written skills

Care Assistant Duties shall include the following:

&183; Assist and support the night care of the Home ensuring that care is delivered to a high standard

&183; Ensure that appropriate individual care is given to each resident in accordance with their care plan

&183; Ensure residents hydration needs are met fluids are placed in easy reach

&183; To monitor, report and record individual residents changing needs

&183; To deliver a high level of quality care, taking into account individual needs

&183; To document all information accurately, legible and complete within care plans

&183; To work within policies and procedures at all times ensuring the safety of self and others

&183; Report any incidents / accidents to Senior Care Assistant, Head of Care or Registered Manager in accordance with policy and procedure

&183; Facilitate communication between residents and their families / significant others

&183; Attend regular staff meetings and relevant training

&183; Take responsibility for managing own Health and Safety

&183; Ensure that infection control practices and policy are followed at all times

&183; Ensure safe working practice is followed at all times

&183; Be aware of responsibilities placed as a result of the Health & Safety at Work Act 1974

&183; To undertake and participate in training as necessary for the job role

&183; To ensure that all areas of dining room are cleared and cleaned after each meal time

This is a Monday-Sunday role with rota basis. Successful candidates will be paid between &163;10.71 - 13.21 per hour working 22 hours per week, starting times 20:30PM - 07:30AM.

This is an excellent opportunity to work with an established company and receive great benefits alongside training and further development.

Please send in your CV as soon as possible so that you can register to be put forward for this role.

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