Care Assistant - Various across Randalstown & County Antrim
Salary: £8.72PH (Increases to £9.00PH after successful completion of probation
My well established client has 7 private care homes which each offers its own unique, character, charm and setting, with bright airy rooms and tranquil gardens.
My client is looking for care assistants to join their team across their homes in Randalstown & Antrim. The Ideal candidate would uphold the company's values ensuring a high level of safety and care, with a focus on basic values such as privacy, dignity, choice and rights - plus many personal touches to make everyone feel at home from the minute they arrive.
The ideal candidate will be able to meet the personal needs of residents & patients whilst respecting the dignity of the individual and promote independence. To give assistance and ensure that a homely environment is maintained.
To meet the personal needs of residents and patients whilst respecting the dignity of the individual and promote independence.
To assist in ensuring that a home-like atmosphere and environment is maintained.
Assist residents and patients who need help with washing, bathing, washing hair, shaving, dressing, undressing and toileting.
Help residents and patients with mobility problems and other physical disabilities such as incontinence; help in the care and use of aids and personal equipment.
Issue and collect commodes/urinals and report any abnormality.
Assist in the positioning and moving of residents and patients.
If asked to do so assist a nurse with the administration of medication.
Help in the promotion of mental and physical activity of residents and patients through talking to them, sharing with them in activities such as reading, writing, and recreations.
Serve residents and patient's meals when required.
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