care assistant in reading

posted
job type
permanent
salary
£ 8.76 per hour
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job details

posted
location
reading, south east
job category
social care
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 8.76 per hour
experience
Elderly
reference number
CJ290224-LH-002
phone
0203 870 6355
apply now

job description

If you have a family member that is elderly and frail, this is the place that you would want them to go.

This service is a beautiful 90 bedded service based in the historic town of Wokingham, ensuite rooms for all service users, sensory gardens and daily activities are just a small part of what this service provides.

If this is something you want to do and or have worked in care and pride yourself in providing excellent care for service users that are elderly and have dementia please apply now.

Location: Reading area

Pay Starts: 8.76/ Hour

Benefits:



* Free meals on shift
* 28 days on annual leave
* Dedicated consultant
* App for employee discounts
* approximately 10 mins from the station
* Opportunity to go permanently

Responsibilities:



* Assisting service on day trips and to hospital/ GP appointments
* Being a Key Worker for service users
* Assisting service users with changing clothes, shower, eating
* Supporting with breakfast,lunch and dinner routines
* Interacting with services user's families
* Completing care plans

Requirements:

- Passionate in helping vulnerable people

- Someone who is reliable and flexible with rota

- Individuals who want to make a difference and are willing to go the extra mile

- Someone able to remain calm in challenging and difficult situations

If you want to apply, please call 02038706355 please press option 1 and ask for Charm, or if you know someone that is good this role refer them in for £300 worth of love2shop vouchers

Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing.

skills

be able to manage challenging situations,be person centred,can work as an individual or part of a team,caring,competent at dealing with all stakeholders,critical thinking,emotional intelligence,empathy,handling medication,non-judgemental,oral communication,organisational,passionate,patience,report writing (incident logs and daily plans etc),resilient,show initiative,time management,tolerance,understanding,work well under pressure,written communication

educational requirements

BA in social work,Degree in health and social care