Care Assistant - Days - COVID-19 in Aylesbury

Job description

It is really important that our team feel safe when coming to work. We are taking extra precautions in all of our homes, including having freely available PPE, enhanced cleaning, strict hand hygiene, daily temperature checks for all team members and access to the latest information and training. As well as this, we always ensure that we are working in line with the latest Public Health England guidelines. More information on COVID-19 and our commitment to our staff and residents can be found on our website.

Day Care Assistant – Aylesbury, Bucks

Hampden Hall Care Centre is a 120-bed care home with a lively atmosphere and a friendly team. We support elderly residents with a variety of care and nursing needs each and every day and we need people like you to join our friendly team.

You don’t need to have previous experience in care, nor do you need relevant qualifications – above all, we want someone who shares the same values as us and can:

  • Treat the people we support with care and compassion
  • Show dignity and respect to our elderly residents
  • Have trust and respect for all members of our team
  • Make a difference and be the best you can be

Location:Hampden Hall Care Centre, Tamarisk Way, Aylesbury, Bucks, HP22 5ZB

Salary:From £9.00 to £11.20 per hour (depending on experience) plus a 50p per hour night and weekend enhancement!

Hours:Full time (39 hours per week), permanent

Shifts:8am to 8pm, Monday to Sunday, including every other weekend

We need you now, they need you always…

WHAT WE CAN OFFER:

  • Night and weekend enhancements to increase your hourly wage!
  • ‘Refer a Friend’ scheme with instant cash rewards
  • Great induction and on-going training
  • Career progression and support in achieving nationally recognised qualifications
  • Immediate start available (subject to DBS and references)
  • Holiday entitlement, bank holiday pay enhancements, contributory pension scheme, free DBS (refunded upon completion of probation period), free uniform, long service awards and access to discounts from hundreds of nationwide high street and online stores through our Perkz scheme and Blue Light Card

ABOUT THE ROLE:

  • Work in a team and build relationships with your fellow team members
  • Support our residents with their daily activities whether this be assisting a resident to wash and dress in the morning, developing their individual care plan, or helping them choose and eat their favourite meal
  • Be a friend who our residents can rely on to champion their dignity, independence and support them to live happy and healthy lives
  • Think on your feet, communicate effectively, take on responsibility, prioritise your work load and keep accurate records

ABOUT YOU:

  • Right to live and work in the UK
  • Good communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Ability to work in a team and take initiative
  • Relevant qualifications such as NVQ in Health & Social Care is desirable but not essential

Come and make a difference with the team at Westgate Healthcare! #CareWithUsAtWestgate

For more information on adult social care jobs with Westgate Healthcare visit our website or speak to a member of our recruitment team on 07508 907 679.

Due to a high volume of applications, if you do not hear from us within 5 working days, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful.

“We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age."

 

 



Extra information

Status
Open
Location
Aylesbury
Published at
21-09-2020
Type of Job
Health / Medical
Full UK/EU driving license preferred
No
Car Preferred
No
Must be eligible to work in the EU
No
Cover Letter Required
No
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