Night Care Assistant Dover- £9ph
Amber Mace are currently recruiting for Night Care Assistants to join the team at an elderly/dementia residential home in Dover. The home has a CQC overall rating of Good and a welcoming environment. This is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic and passionate care assistant looking to make the next step in their career. You will be joining a friendly and experienced team, with excellent career progression and training available. As a Night Care Assistant, you will ideally have experience working in a similar role and have an understanding of the needs of the elderly, some of whom may be living with dementia.
The key responsibilities of our Care Assistants include:
Provide a high standard of individual care and personal care to residents at all times
Working well as part of the care team
Excellent communication skills and attention to detail
Ability to remain calm under pressure
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
NVQ Level 2, or willingness to work towards this.
Experience working with the elderly
If you are interested in applying for this role, please do not hesitate to contact Lindsay Hughes at Amber Mace on 01904 571 187 or email a CV to Lindsay@ambermace.com.
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