Care Assistant

Location UK / Ballymena Area

Job Type Permanent full-time

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 2 days ago

Reference 1432931

 Job Description

Supports and assists qualified staff in the planning and implementation of resident care. Delivering care to the resident as prescribed by the individual care plans.

Braaefield Care Home and Slemish Nursing Home are now recruiting Care Assistants to deliver care to our residents.


You will be passionate about older people and delivering the highest standard of care.


Experience not necessary as full training will be given, there is also the option of NVQ if under the age of 25.


  • Assists qualified staff with the implementation of individual resident care plans, undertaking routine tasks and activities as directed to facilitate the wellbeing, dignity and treatment of all residents.
  • Provides practical support and responsive care to residents who require assistance with intimate personal needs such as dressing, bathing and toileting activities ensuring that such activities comply with procedures and the relevant healthcare legislation.
  • Observes and monitors the wellbeing of residents ensuring that any unusual physical, mental or emotional occurrences are promptly referred to senior staff/the primary nurse and documented as appropriate.
  • Develops and maintains a good professional relationship with residents, colleagues and visitors responding promptly and courteously to requests and enquiries.