We have a fabulous opportunity for a care assistant to work in a well- maintained care home in North London. The home has a range of quality facilities and is run by a reputable care provider that specialise in supporting the elderly and those with dementia. The home is well- established in the local community and residents have the opportunity to profit from these community links and engage in a wide range of activities should they wish to.
- As care assistant you will be joining a friendly team with a supportive and committed manager.
- Enjoy free meals whilst on duty
- Free car parking
- Free uniform
- Excellent training and development
- Excellent promotional prospects
The care assistant role involves supporting the elderly and those with dementia and assisting them in receiving person centred care that meets their specific needs. You will also have the opportunity to support them in memory and reminiscence tasks and help them achieve their daily tasks and desires. You will also be required to assist them with their personal care needs when necessary and administer medication according to their care plan
Our ideal care assistant will have an approachable and calm nature with the NVQ Level 2 in health and social care ( or equivalent). You will also have experience working with the elderly or those with dementia. You will be able to demonstrate initiative and work well independently and as part of a team. Experience working in a care or nursing home is required however we will consider candidates with experience in home care settings.This role may also suit a healthcare assistant or support worker.
As care assistant you will receive a competitive salary, plus benefits as well as a generous holiday allowance and free high quality meals prepared by an excellent chef and catering team. This is also an opportunity to join a company with a reputation for looking after its staff and giving them fantastic training opportunities and a chance to grow and develop.
The successful care assistant will undergo full safeguarding checks . In the first instance , please send your CV.
Oakley Professional Recruitment are an established and specialist recruiter and this is just one of a number of opportunities we are working on, on behalf of our partner clients.