Corserv Care are looking for flexi-bank care assistants/senior care assistants for flexible zero-hour contract working opportunities at our nursing home, offering you work life balance, and full training with a superb care provider. If you like the idea of working as part of our flexi-bank team, this could be a fulfilling career path for you.
Join us at Corserv Care and work as a Care Assistant/Senior Care Assistant at Trefula House. Based in a lovely setting of a converted and extended farm house, with landscaped gardens, you will be a part of our team striving towards fulfilling the lives of our residents. The role itself is very rewarding and enables you to be a part of someones life journey whilst supporting them to achieve their goals and positive outcomes.
Main duties of the job
Assist Residents in all aspects of their care needs (e.g. physical, emotional and spiritual).
Provide attention when needed ensuring residents retain their comfort and dignity.
Pay particular attention to assisting residents who have limited mobility, or physical difficulties, making the best of aids available.
Closely monitor residents who may be confused, emotionally distressed or display challenging behaviour and where there is potential for verbal and physical abuse.
Assist in the care of residents who are dying or have a progressive illness and to support their families.
Observe care planning needs for residents and complete written reports as instructed and in line with the Companys policies and procedures.
Participate in the maintenance of essential record keeping, through written recording on individual resident records.
Assist in social activities by interacting with residents and helping them to continue with hobbies and activities in the Home.
Assist residents who need help during mealtimes
Assist with serving food / drinks as required / requested.
Make and change beds, ensuring that rooms are clean and tidy.
Ensure the highest possible levels of care are maintained by supporting and assisting Residents, when required, with washing, toileting, dressing/undressing, and all other aspects of daily living whilst promoting independence where possible.
You will be working in a supportive environment where you will be enabled on a career journey, with learning and development opportunities and full training is given. Flexible working hours are available to benefit a work life balance. If you can demonstrate empathy and compassion whilst going about your daily role within the home of our residents, whist retaining their dignity and respecting their individuality we would love to hear from you.Our ideal candidate:
Be friendly and approachable. Value diversity and treat others with respect and in accordance with the equal opportunities policy Listen to and appreciate others opinions and points of view. Work flexibly and willingly contributes to the teams work. Be supportive of team members. Be punctual and reliable. Be organised and efficient.