Post Title: Care Assistant
Service: Adult Social Care
Position: 1 x 36hrs. per week, permanent
Salary: Meets Living Wage
Closing Date: 30/10/2017
EDEN COTTAGE CARE HOME LIMITED IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES EMPLOYER
Eden Cottage Care Home Limited aims to provide care to all residents to a standard of excellence which embraces fundamental principles of good care practice: residents shall live in a clean, comfortable and safe environment, and be treated with respect and sensitivity to their individual needs and abilities.
We are looking for a Care Assistant to join our team. Care Assistants must be responsive to the individual needs of residents and will provide the appropriate degree of care to assure the highest possible quality of life within the Home; to do this the individual needs to be highly motivated, flexible and be a team player.
To ensure that the above aim is met, Day Care Assistants will be expected to hold an NVQ Level 2 in Health & Social Care (Adults). They will be expected to provide personal care to residents, assisting with mobility needs when needed, maintaining dignity, promoting independence and providing reassurance at all times.