Care Assistant

Location UK / Ballymena Area

Job Type Permanent full-time

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 4 days ago

Reference 1440798

 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.

BASED IN SLEMISH NURSING HOME

 

Quality

1.             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.

2.             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.

3.             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.

4.             Develops and maintains a good professional relationship with residents, colleagues and visitors responding promptly and courteously to requests and enquiries.