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Care Assistant

National Health Service

Corby, MID
1 day ago
Corby, MID
£17.65k - £22.693k Per Year
1 day ago
£17.65k - £22.693k Per Year

Job Reference: J183-CORBY-12006

Employer:
Central Advertising - Other
Location:
Corby
Salary:
£10.50 - £13.50

This advertisement has been placed by the organisation named in the 'Department' section above.

Should you require further information regarding this vacancy please contact the organisation direct.


Are you looking to expand your skills and enhance your career to include providing Complex Clinical Care or do you already have Complex Care experience?

Apollo Home Healthcare is seeking experienced Healthcare Assistants to support a female with complex care needs.

We are looking for dedicated and compassionate Healthcare Assistants who are passionate about their job, enjoy delivering one to one support and who can build positive relationships with our service users and their families.

Our service user is a sociable young woman who lives with her parents in Corby.

Fashion, being pampered and having her nails painted are things she particularly enjoys as well listening to music, being read to, and spending time with her friends and family.

Before the lockdown restrictions, she would often visit the local boating lake with the help of her care team.

Our service user has a visual impairment and is unable to communicate verbally. She will indicate how she is feeling by using expressions and emotions, such as laughing, smiling, crying, and changing her vocal range.

Clapping, smiling, and reaching out are some of the ways she will initiate conversation, as well as eye pointing and facial expressions to indicate her wants and needs.

You will need to ensure you become familiar with her forms of communication to enable to you to respond to her wants and needs.

Ideally you will have experience of using reassurance and distraction techniques effectively.

Essential Experience Required

  • 6 months previous care experience
  • Medication Administration
  • Personal Care
  • Moving and Handling
  • Managing challenging behaviours

Desirable Experience

  • Gastrostomy Care (PEG Feeding)
  • Tracheostomy Care
  • Seizure Management

We have the following shifts available;

  • Part Time Days
  • 9am – 5pm

Hours will revert to evenings (17:30 – 21:00) once lockdown restrictions are eased

This is a personally rewarding role where you can build on your clinical skills and experience, whilst delivering exceptional care and support to our service user and really making an impact on her day-to-day life.


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Care Assistant

National Health Service

Kettering, MID
1 day ago
Kettering, MID
£17.23k - £23.534k Per Year
1 day ago
£17.23k - £23.534k Per Year

Job Reference: J183-KETTERING-12014

Employer:
Central Advertising - Other
Location:
Kettering
Salary:
£10.25 - £14.00

This advertisement has been placed by the organisation named in the 'Department' section above.

Should you require further information regarding this vacancy please contact the organisation direct.


Are you experienced in providing Complex Care to children and young people?

Apollo Home Healthcare is seeking experienced Healthcare Assistants to support a young boy with complex care needs.

We are looking for dedicated and compassionate Healthcare Assistants who are passionate about their job, enjoy delivering one to one support and who can build positive relationships with our service users and their families.

Our service user is a young boy who lives with his family in Kettering, they are a very close family and he loves spending lots of time with his lovely parents.

He enjoys being outside, going for walks and visiting the local park. He also likes listening to music and engaging in imaginative play with his favourite toy cars.

Therefore, it is important that you are happy to take part in the things he enjoys.

You will be providing care to him throughout the night to ensure his safety and carry out clinical interventions as required.

Essential Experience Required

  • 6 months previous care experience
  • Medication Administration
  • Personal Care
  • Moving and Handling

Desirable Experience

  • Tracheostomy Care
  • Ventilation Management
  • Oral Suctioning
  • Brain Injury knowledge

We have the following shifts available;

  • Part Time Nights
  • Thursday & Sunday – 11pm - 7am

This is a personally rewarding role where you can build on your clinical skills and experience, whilst delivering exceptional care and support to our service user and really making an impact on his day to day life.


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Support Worker / Home Care Worker / Carer / Social Care

Mentaur Group

Market Harborough, MID
6 days ago
Market Harborough, MID
£8.85 - £8.85 Per Hour
6 days ago
£8.85 - £8.85 Per Hour

Job Title: Support Worker
Location: Market Harborough
Salary: £8.85 per hour
Job Type: Full Time or zero hours contracts available
The Company is an award-winning specialist care provider, to adults with learning disabilities, autism, and challenging behaviour. They are always striving to push back the boundaries of possibility in the lives of people they support. Their staff teams are at the very heart of their identity.
Do you want to work for a multi award winning company? Are you looking for the next step in your career? Are you looking for flexibility, or maybe financial stability? Or want a challenging, varied and rewarding career? Whatever you are looking for is right here!
Fact: 85% of the company's Senior Team has been promoted internally!!
Job Role:
They look to employ people who treat others with dignity and respect. A career in care can be a challenging but rewarding path to choose. The company offer opportunities to those who have experience of working in care and also to those looking for that first step into the profession.
The role is very diverse with tasks including supporting people in their day to day activities, contributing to a pleasant home environment and empowering people to become more independent.
Based on the nature of the role the ability to drive is essential.
What's on offer:
  • Competitive overtime rates
  • Paid recommend a friend scheme
  • 6 weeks annual leave
  • Pension Scheme
  • Childcare Voucher Scheme
  • Training to enhance your career

Why Should You Apply, you ask?
  • Working for a recognized company, which has earned many awards;
  • Possibility to progress your career;
  • Competitive salary;
  • Grow your skills as a support worker;

Please click the APPLY button to send your CV and Cover Letter for this role.
Candidates with experience or relevant job titles of; Support Worker, Carer, Health Care Assistant, Home Care Worker, Care Support Worker, Residential Care Worker, Carer, Care Assistant, Healthcare Assistant, Social Carer, Support Worker, Enabler, Care Worker, Support Assistant, Care Helper, Care Assist, Healthcare Assistant, Residential Care Support, Social Care, NVQ2 may also be considered for this role.
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Care Assistant

National Health Service

Northampton, MID
3 days ago
Northampton, MID
£17.23k - £23.534k Per Year
3 days ago
£17.23k - £23.534k Per Year

Job Reference: J183-NORTHAMPTON

Employer:
Central Advertising - Other
Location:
Northampton
Salary:
£10.25 - £14.00

This advertisement has been placed by the organisation named in the 'Department' section above.

Should you require further information regarding this vacancy please contact the organisation direct.


Are you experienced in providing Complex Care to children and young people?

Apollo Home Healthcare is seeking experienced Care Assistants to support a young girl with complex care needs, at her home in Northampton.

We are looking for dedicated and compassionate Care Assistants who are passionate about their job, enjoy delivering one to one support and who can build positive relationships with our service users and their families.

Our service user is a lovely young girl who lives at home with her family and younger sibling.

She enjoys interacting with her care team in activities such as music therapy and sensory related playtime. She also likes to play on her iPad.

Our service user’s condition has affected her muscle tone and mobility and her care team will be involved in encouraging physio stretches, exercises and therapies daily.

Our ideal applicant will have a genuine interest for working with children and be happy to engage and partake in the activities she enjoys. You will also have a calm and re-assuring nature, in order to encourage sleep, as our service user can become un-settled during the night.

Essential Experience Required

  • 6 months previous care experience
  • Medication Administration
  • Personal Care
  • Moving and Handling

Desirable Experience

  • Nasogastric Care (NG Tube)
  • Speech & mobility rehabilitation

We have the following shifts available;

  • Part Time Evenings - 3pm - 9.30pm
  • Part Time Nights - 9pm - 7am

This is a personally rewarding role where you can build on your clinical skills and experience, whilst delivering exceptional care and support to our service user and really making an impact on her day to day life.


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Senior Care Assistant

BRIGHTERKIND LIMITED

Oadby, MID
2 days ago
Oadby, MID
2 days ago

brighterkind is a dynamic care home group that is delivering a new approach to care, putting residents’ happiness and health at the heart of our philosophy. Currently a standalone business within the Four Seasons Group, brighterkind has aspirations to develop independently into one of the leading care home providers in the UK.

This role presents a unique opportunity to join a caring, fun and forward thinking business which is currently in its early stages of development.

brighterkind operates in excess of 70 care homes throughout England, Scotland and the Channel Islands and employs more than 4,000 people. We are already the 5th largest provider in the UK with aspirations to develop further over the next three years.

brighterkind is focused on becoming the brand of choice within the care sector. Our aspiration is that in time brighterkind becomes a byword for unrivalled levels of personal and nursing care, offering outstanding recreation and activities, and delivering a high quality food and dining experience to all our residents. Put simply, our aim is to establish ourselves as the best known and most highly respected operator in the care sector.

We are investing heavily in our estate as part of a comprehensive re branding and refurbishment strategy. £25m has been earmarked to refurbish our homes and turn them into contemporary and comfortable places to live and work; £12m of this capital has already been invested. We are also investing heavily in professional development and have created a number of industry leading training programmes to help our managers and leaders to be the best that they can be.

We aspire to provide our employees with a truly rewarding opportunity to proactively shape the company culture and influence the development of the business. This really is an exciting time to join us. We offer a challenging and rewarding environment for proactive and innovative individuals to flourish and develop.

We are looking for professional, creative and energetic candidates to join our friendly and passionate team all working towards the same goals – to help those we care for, love every day!

www.brighterkind.com

You will consistently deliver optimum levels of person centred care and actively engage with all, creating a welcoming and stimulating environment. As a Senior Care Assistant, you will contribute fully to the overall care team and work with other departments to ensure continuity of services to residents.

Care and Support:

  • Responsible for providing support and guidance on all aspects of care to the care team, particularly in relation to the induction of new staff to ensure full compliance and adherence to company policies and procedures;
  • Continually review and prompt the appropriate production of a person centred care plan, ensuring the plan meets all of the resident’s needs in a holistic manner;
  • Review and plan the rota, to ensure senior care support is available at all times;
  • Responsible for the ordering and distribution of prescribed medication to residents;
  • Assist residents with all aspects of personal care including toileting, bathing, dressing and undressing, ensuring optimum independence, dignity and respect of individuals;
  • Promote and deliver the full dining experience for all resident’s; assisting to serve meals and beverages and attending to residents requiring additional attention at mealtimes;
  • Regularly attend to residents with reduced continence control, toileting, cleaning and changing continence pads and removing wet or soiled clothing to ensure the resident remains comfortable and the risk of skin deterioration is reduced;
  • Carry out care activities in accordance with the care plan for less mobile and poorly residents, particularly turning and moving to reduce the risk of pressure sores;
  • Assist residents with restricted mobility to move to communal areas or to return to their bedrooms as requested, using the correct moving and handling procedures as per the policy;
  • Ensure bedroom areas are kept clean, tidy and pleasant for the service users by undertaking tasks such as making beds, regularly changing bed linen and emptying commodes;
  • Responsible for the regular cleaning of equipment involved in personal care of residents, including commodes and wheelchairs;
  • Practice safe systems of work across a range of tasks in particular moving and handling of loads, ensuring the policies and procedures are adhered to at all times;
  • Take responsibility for co-ordinating documentation of individual care plans, reporting back to the person in charge;
  • Understand personal responsibilities with regards to Health and Safety at Work legislation, particularly in relation to moving and handling of residents and fire safety procedures;
  • Act in a professional and courteous manner at all times towards residents and their visitors, respecting the dignity and individuality of each resident;
  • Encourage and contribute to working as a team - responding positively to colleagues and acting on all reasonable work instructions promptly.

 

An energetic, committed yet approachable team member, the person who fulfils this role will add real value with their obvious passion and commitment to both residents, families and staff alike, but will have the ability to multi-task in a high pressure environment with care and compassion. Your talent and ability will be a reflection of the brighterkind culture and values and will help showcase the best of our organisation.

If you possess these skills and the drive to succeed in this role we would love to hear from you. In return brighterkind provide a variety of competitive benefits including a generous holiday allowance, a bespoke development programme, child care vouchers and an employee discount scheme.

Their talent and ability will be a reflection of the brighterkind culture and values and will help showcase the best of our organisation.

To succeed you will be:

  • A team player - brighterkind is a low ‘ego’ organisation;
  • Strong communicator and influencer;
  • Energetic and hard-working;
  • Passionate about offering superior services and want to make a difference in everything that they do
  • A sense of humour and positive outlook on life – Glass half full rather than half empty is key!

We offer unrivalled employee benefits as our staff are at the heart of our achievements and future vision. Rewarding commitment and long service are important to us and all employees are entitled to the following benefits and incentives.

  • Competitive salaries and generous holiday allowance
  • Ongoing personal development plan and career progression
  • Team Meal Offering
  • Free uniform
  • High street discount vouchers
  • NEST work place pension contributions
  • Long service awards and vouchers

Successful applicants will be required to work on a rolling rota and therefore will be required to work on a weekend as appropriate.

 All offers of employment are subject to satisfactory references and a DBS check.

As you can imagine we receive very high volumes of applications for some of our roles.

Whilst we are not able to respond personally to each applicant, we appreciate the time you have taken to consider and apply for a new role with brighterkind.

If you have not heard from us within 4 weeks, then on this occasion your application has not been successful.

Please keep checking our website for upcoming opportunities.

 

www.brighterkind.com

 

 

 

 

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Full Time Night Care Assistant

Prime Life

Market Harborough
3 days ago
Market Harborough
3 days ago

Prime Life are on the lookout for passionate and dedicated care professionals to join our friendly team as a Night Care Assistant, on a full or part time basis. At present, we have several vacancies available and are keen to meet with candidates as soon as possible for interviews.

This role will be based at Peaker Park Care Village, in the heart of Market Harborough. The Care Village has been specially designed to cater to the every need of 137 residents, living with a range of age related health conditions, physical disabilities and mental health conditions that require dignified support from our caring team. Additionally, many of our residents are living with Dementia and may also require one to one personal support to maintain their daily independence. It is essential that candidates for this role are therefore patient, understanding and respectful of our resident’s individual abilities. 

Benefits of becoming our Night Care Assistant:

This role offers great work life balance, with regular set shift patterns between the hours of 8pm and 8am, across a 7-day working week. In return for your commitment to our residents, we can offer range of excellent benefits including;

- Hourly rates of pay ranging from £9.00 to £9.19 per hour dependent upon qualification level

- Opportunities to learn and progress with the support of our dedicated Quality Matters team

- Fully funded DBS

- Comprehensive Holiday Pay scheme that rewards you for your commitment to care

- Free refreshments and snacks whilst on shift

- Fantastic Refer a Friend scheme, offering up to £200 per successful candidate!

Responsibilities of our Night Care Assistant include:

- Assisting residents with their personal hygiene and retiring to bed for the evening

- Completing routine welfare checks throughout the night to ensure residents are safe and well

- Supporting residents to dine and maintain good nutrition and hydration as required

- Encouraging residents to mobilise safely around the home, with the support of mobility aids and specialist equipment

- Providing friendship and companionship to residents

- Maintaining accurate and timely written records and completing documentation

- Being a part of a multi-disciplinary team and engaging with other care professionals, as and when required, to promote the health and well-being of our residents

- Welcoming family members to the home and assisting with enquiries

What we’re looking for in our Night Care Assistant:

To be successful within this role, you will have a genuine caring nature and a desire to make a real difference for our residents. Though prior experience as a Care Assistant or Support worker is desirable, this is not essential as full training is provided. Typically, our residents live with age related conditions, life-limiting health conditions, mental health conditions and physical disabilities that require dignified support from our care team. It is essential that candidates for this role are therefore patient, understanding and respectful of our resident’s individual abilities.

If you feel have the skills and experience to become our Night Care Assistant please click ‘apply’ today, and we’ll ensure to be in touch!

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Bank Care Assistant

Prime Life

Leicester
5 days ago
Leicester
5 days ago

Make a difference every day and give back to your community!

Prime Life are on the lookout for passionate and dedicated care professionals to join our friendly team as a Bank Care Assistant. At present, we have several vacancies available and are keen to meet with candidates as soon as possible for interviews.

This role will be based at Oaklands Care Home, in the heart of Leicester. The home is close to local main travel routes and has been specially designed to cater to the every need of 42 residents, living with a range of mental health conditions, and as such require dignified support from our caring team. It is essential that candidates for this role are therefore patient, understanding and respectful of our resident’s individual abilities.  

Benefits of becoming our Bank Care Assistant:

This role offers great work life balance, with shift patterns offered across a 7-day working week between the hours of 8am and 8pm, or 8pm and 8am. In return for your commitment to our residents, we can offer range of excellent benefits including;

- Hourly rates of pay ranging from £8.72 to £8.91 per hour dependent upon qualification level

- Opportunities to learn and progress with the support of our dedicated Quality Matters team

- Fully funded DBS

- Comprehensive Holiday Pay scheme that rewards you for your commitment to care

- Free refreshments and snacks whilst on shift

- Fantastic Refer a Friend scheme, offering up to £200 per successful candidate!

Responsibilities of our Bank Care Assistant include:

- Assisting residents with their personal hygiene and dressing for the day, or retiring to bed for the evening

- Supporting residents to dine at mealtimes and maintain good nutrition and hydration

- Encouraging residents to mobilise safely around the home, with the support of mobility aids and specialist equipment

- Providing friendship and companionship, and accompanying residents on social outings or appointments

- Maintaining accurate and timely written records and completing documentation

- Being a part of a multi-disciplinary team and engaging with other care professionals, as and when required, to promote the health and well-being of our residents

- Welcoming family members to the home and assisting with enquiries

What we’re looking for in our Bank Care Assistant:

To be successful within this role, you will have a genuine caring nature and a desire to make a real difference for our residents. Though prior experience as a Care Assistant or Support worker is desirable, this is not essential as full training is provided. Typically, our residents live with age related conditions, life-limiting health conditions and physical disabilities that require dignified support from our care team. It is essential that candidates for this role are therefore patient, understanding and respectful of our resident’s individual abilities. Additionally, many of our residents live with dementia and as such an understanding of dementia would be beneficial.

If you feel have the skills and experience to become our Bank Care Assistant please click ‘apply’ today, and we’ll ensure to be in touch!

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Bank Care Assistant

Prime Life

Leicester
5 days ago
Leicester
5 days ago

Make a difference every day and give back to your community!

Prime Life are on the lookout for passionate and dedicated care professionals to join our friendly team as a Bank Care Assistant. At present, we have several vacancies available and are keen to meet with candidates as soon as possible for interviews.

This role will be based at Ashlands Care Home in the heart of Leicester. The home has been specially designed to cater to the every need of 37 residents, living with a range of physical and mental health conditions related to ageing that require dignified support from our caring team. Additionally, many of our residents are living with the early and late stages of Dementia. It is essential that candidates for this role are therefore patient, understanding and respectful of our resident’s individual abilities.

Benefits of becoming our Bank Care Assistant:

This role offers great work life balance, with shift patterns offered across a 7-day working week between the hours of 8am and 8pm, or 8pm and 8am. In return for your commitment to our residents, we can offer range of excellent benefits including;

- Hourly rates of pay ranging from £8.72 to £8.91 per hour dependent upon qualification level

- Opportunities to learn and progress with the support of our dedicated Quality Matters team

- Fully funded DBS

- Comprehensive Holiday Pay scheme that rewards you for your commitment to care

- Free refreshments and snacks whilst on shift

- Fantastic Refer a Friend scheme, offering up to £200 per successful candidate!

Responsibilities of our Bank Care Assistant include:

- Assisting residents with their personal hygiene and dressing for the day, or retiring to bed for the evening

- Supporting residents to dine at mealtimes and maintain good nutrition and hydration

- Encouraging residents to mobilise safely around the home, with the support of mobility aids and specialist equipment

- Providing friendship and companionship, and accompanying residents on social outings or appointments

- Maintaining accurate and timely written records and completing documentation

- Being a part of a multi-disciplinary team and engaging with other care professionals, as and when required, to promote the health and well-being of our residents

- Welcoming family members to the home and assisting with enquiries

What we’re looking for in our Bank Care Assistant:

To be successful within this role, you will have a genuine caring nature and a desire to make a real difference for our residents. Though prior experience as a Care Assistant or Support worker is desirable, this is not essential as full training is provided. Typically, our residents live with age related conditions, life-limiting health conditions and physical disabilities that require dignified support from our care team. It is essential that candidates for this role are therefore patient, understanding and respectful of our resident’s individual abilities. Additionally, many of our residents live with dementia and as such an understanding of dementia would be beneficial.

If you feel have the skills and experience to become our Bank Care Assistant please click ‘apply’ today, and we’ll ensure to be in touch!

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Full Time Nights Care Assistant

Prime Life

Leicester
5 days ago
Leicester
5 days ago

Prime Life are on the lookout for passionate and dedicated care professionals to join our friendly team as a Night Care Assistant, on a full or part time basis. At present, we have several vacancies available and are keen to meet with candidates as soon as possible for interviews.

This role will be based at Firlands Nursing and Residential Home in the Braunstone area of Leicester. The home has been specially designed to cater to the every need of 24 residents, living with a range of age related, physical and mental health conditions that require dignified support from our caring team. It is essential that candidates for this role are therefore patient, understanding and respectful of our resident’s individual abilities.

Benefits of becoming our Night Care Assistant:

This role offers great work life balance, with regular set shift patterns between the hours of 8pm and 8am, across a 7-day working week. In return for your commitment to our residents, we can offer range of excellent benefits including;

- Hourly rates of pay ranging from £8.72 to £8.91 per hour dependent upon qualification level

- Opportunities to learn and progress with the support of our dedicated Quality Matters team

- Fully funded DBS

- Comprehensive Holiday Pay scheme that rewards you for your commitment to care

- Free refreshments and snacks whilst on shift

- Fantastic Refer a Friend scheme, offering up to £200 per successful candidate!

Responsibilities of our Night Care Assistant include:

- Assisting residents with their personal hygiene and retiring to bed for the evening

- Completing routine welfare checks throughout the night to ensure residents are safe and well

- Supporting residents to dine and maintain good nutrition and hydration as required

- Encouraging residents to mobilise safely around the home, with the support of mobility aids and specialist equipment

- Providing friendship and companionship to residents

- Maintaining accurate and timely written records and completing documentation

- Being a part of a multi-disciplinary team and engaging with other care professionals, as and when required, to promote the health and well-being of our residents

- Welcoming family members to the home and assisting with enquiries

What we’re looking for in our Night Care Assistant:

To be successful within this role, you will have a genuine caring nature and a desire to make a real difference for our residents. Though prior experience as a Care Assistant or Support worker is desirable, this is not essential as full training is provided. Typically, our residents live with age related conditions, life-limiting health conditions, mental health conditions and physical disabilities that require dignified support from our care team. It is essential that candidates for this role are therefore patient, understanding and respectful of our resident’s individual abilities.

If you feel have the skills and experience to become our Night Care Assistant please click ‘apply’ today, and we’ll ensure to be in touch!

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Full Time Nights Care Assistant

Prime Life

Leicester
5 days ago
Leicester
5 days ago

Prime Life are on the lookout for passionate and dedicated care professionals to join our friendly team as a Night Care Assistant, on a full or part time basis. At present, we have several vacancies available and are keen to meet with candidates as soon as possible for interviews.

This role will be based at Ashlands Care Home in the heart of Leicester. The home has been specially designed to cater to the every need of 37 residents, living with a range of physical and mental health conditions related to ageing that require dignified support from our caring team. Additionally, many of our residents are living with the early and late stages of Dementia. It is essential that candidates for this role are therefore patient, understanding and respectful of our resident’s individual abilities.

Benefits of becoming our Night Care Assistant:

This role offers great work life balance, with regular set shift patterns between the hours of 8pm and 8am, across a 7-day working week. In return for your commitment to our residents, we can offer range of excellent benefits including;

- Hourly rates of pay ranging from £8.72 to £8.91 per hour dependent upon qualification level

- Opportunities to learn and progress with the support of our dedicated Quality Matters team

- Fully funded DBS

- Comprehensive Holiday Pay scheme that rewards you for your commitment to care

- Free refreshments and snacks whilst on shift

- Fantastic Refer a Friend scheme, offering up to £200 per successful candidate!

Responsibilities of our Night Care Assistant include:

- Assisting residents with their personal hygiene and retiring to bed for the evening

- Completing routine welfare checks throughout the night to ensure residents are safe and well

- Supporting residents to dine and maintain good nutrition and hydration as required

- Encouraging residents to mobilise safely around the home, with the support of mobility aids and specialist equipment

- Providing friendship and companionship to residents

- Maintaining accurate and timely written records and completing documentation

- Being a part of a multi-disciplinary team and engaging with other care professionals, as and when required, to promote the health and well-being of our residents

- Welcoming family members to the home and assisting with enquiries

What we’re looking for in our Night Care Assistant:

To be successful within this role, you will have a genuine caring nature and a desire to make a real difference for our residents. Though prior experience as a Care Assistant or Support worker is desirable, this is not essential as full training is provided. Typically, our residents live with age related conditions, life-limiting health conditions, mental health conditions and physical disabilities that require dignified support from our care team. It is essential that candidates for this role are therefore patient, understanding and respectful of our resident’s individual abilities.

If you feel have the skills and experience to become our Night Care Assistant please click ‘apply’ today, and we’ll ensure to be in touch!

Salary

£17.65k - £22.693k Per Year

Job Type

full-time

Posted

1 day ago

Description

Job Reference: J183-CORBY-12006

Employer:
Central Advertising - Other
Location:
Corby
Salary:
£10.50 - £13.50

This advertisement has been placed by the organisation named in the 'Department' section above.

Should you require further information regarding this vacancy please contact the organisation direct.


Are you looking to expand your skills and enhance your career to include providing Complex Clinical Care or do you already have Complex Care experience?

Apollo Home Healthcare is seeking experienced Healthcare Assistants to support a female with complex care needs.

We are looking for dedicated and compassionate Healthcare Assistants who are passionate about their job, enjoy delivering one to one support and who can build positive relationships with our service users and their families.

Our service user is a sociable young woman who lives with her parents in Corby.

Fashion, being pampered and having her nails painted are things she particularly enjoys as well listening to music, being read to, and spending time with her friends and family.

Before the lockdown restrictions, she would often visit the local boating lake with the help of her care team.

Our service user has a visual impairment and is unable to communicate verbally. She will indicate how she is feeling by using expressions and emotions, such as laughing, smiling, crying, and changing her vocal range.

Clapping, smiling, and reaching out are some of the ways she will initiate conversation, as well as eye pointing and facial expressions to indicate her wants and needs.

You will need to ensure you become familiar with her forms of communication to enable to you to respond to her wants and needs.

Ideally you will have experience of using reassurance and distraction techniques effectively.

Essential Experience Required

  • 6 months previous care experience
  • Medication Administration
  • Personal Care
  • Moving and Handling
  • Managing challenging behaviours

Desirable Experience

  • Gastrostomy Care (PEG Feeding)
  • Tracheostomy Care
  • Seizure Management

We have the following shifts available;

  • Part Time Days
  • 9am – 5pm

Hours will revert to evenings (17:30 – 21:00) once lockdown restrictions are eased

This is a personally rewarding role where you can build on your clinical skills and experience, whilst delivering exceptional care and support to our service user and really making an impact on her day-to-day life.