Care Assistant – Braintree- – £8.50 – 9.20/Hour

  • East of England
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Reference: J31631/HK

Care Assistant – Braintree- – £8.50 – 9.20/Hour

We are currently recruiting for a number of care assistants to join the team at a residential home in the Braintree area.

The home provides residential care for the elderly, some of whom are living with dementia or a sensory impairment. As Care assistant, you will ideally have experience working in a similar role and having a naturally caring and attentive personality.

The key responsibilities of our Care Assistants include:
• Provide a high standard of individual care and personal care to residents at all times
• Assisting residents at meal times, ensuring individual dietary requirements are met
• Maintaining a pleasant, clean and safe environment throughout the home
• Working well as part of the care team
• Excellent communication skills and attention to detail
• Ability to remain calm under pressure
• Ensuring equipment is handled correctly and kept clean
• Possess high regard for personal safety and the safety of residents, visitors and staff
• Knowledge of the Health and Safety at Work legislation; in particular in the moving and handling of residents and fire safety/evacuation procedures
• Willing to further professional development by participating in appraisals and team meetings
• Adhere to all company and local policies/procedures
• Knowledge of CQC

If you are interested in applying for one of the Care Assistant roles, please do not hesitate to contact Hamza at Amber Mace on 01904 571 187 or email a CV to hamza@ambermace.com.