Care Assistants – Full and Part Time, Night and Day Duty

Location UK / Down

Job Type Not disclosed

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 5 days ago

Reference 1401547

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for Care Assistants – Full and Part Time, Night and Day Duty based in Newtownards

Care Assistants – Full and Part Time, Night and Day Duty

The Role

  • To act with integrity and honesty
  • To work as a valued part of a team
  • To provide and promote high quality standards of care
  • To promote and provide the highest standard in personal care possible
  • To show enthusiasm and commitment to the promotion of independence and patient dignity
  • To provide all aspects of care for our residents including assistance with personal care, with meals and fluids
  • Meet safety requirements including moving and handling and a high standard of record keeping
  • Ensure that each resident’s physical, social and spiritual needs are met

Essential Criteria

  • Flexible approach to working hours and the ability to work shifts.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality.
  • An ability to demonstrate a sensitivity and understanding of the needs of vulnerable people.

Desired Criteria

  • 6 months experience in a similar role in a formal/informal setting (paid or voluntary)
  • NVQ level 2 qualification in Health and Social Care

What we offer

  • Excellent rates of pay and holiday pay
  • Comprehensive induction and full training
  • Flexible working pattern
  • Free uniform and parking

You must have

  • Registration with NISCC or compliance to apply
  • Recent completion of, or willingness to undertake/update mandatory training (evidence of course content must be shown)
  • Details of 2 suitable references from your most recent employer(s)
  • Agreement to an enhanced disclosure from AccessNI

Waiting lists may be compiled for future same/similar vacancies which may arise. 

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Closing date: Friday 26th April 2019

Movilla House Nursing Home is an Equal Opportunities Employer.