Night Care Assistant

Safehands Recruitment are currently recruiting for a Night Care Assistant to join a residential setting in Bristol.

This is a full time, permanent position working on average working three shifts a week (8am-8pm), paying £8.21 per hour.

The Care Assistant is a member of the care team appointed to support the Manager in delivering care and assisting the residents meet their daily needs.

Responsibilities:


  • Provide care in accordance with the instructions and training given.
  • Help to promote and maintain an environment conductive to meeting the needs of residents, their relatives and friends.
  • Contribute to a team approach to resident care in conjunction with colleagues.
  • Contribute to the legibility and accuracy of the residents care plans and other reports and the effectiveness of the established communication/reporting system.
  • Observe the code of confidentiality.
  • Ensure that health and safety requirements are met.

    Report and record all accidents and incidents according to home policy, taking action as necessary always informing the senior member of staff on duty.
  • Promptly report any complaints made.
  • Take responsibility for residents property and valuables according to home policy.
  • Maintain knowledge of current procedures to be followed in the event of serious incidents.

Requirements:


  • NVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care is desirable
  • Previous experience in a care setting
  • Ability to work flexible shift patterns

As a valued member of the team, you have the opportunity to help make a real difference and to develop a truly rewarding career for yourself.

If you would like to find out more about this position, please do not hesitate to get in touch with the team on 01242 505437 to discuss the role in more detail.





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