Posted date: 04/03/2019
Closing date: 15/03/2019
At Greensleeves Care we are committed to providing the highest standards in care to our residents. We also understand that our staff are the foundation of providing the best care for our residents.
We are looking for a Night Care Assistant to join our team here at Thornbank, who can provide a high standard of person centred care to our residents. You will be provided with a comprehensive induction and ongoing training and development opportunities.
The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate they can provide support and wakeful night duty care to the residents whilst maintaining their rights to independence, privacy, dignity and choice and assist in their daily living. You will be able to support residents with mobility problems and other physical disabilities, as well assist residents with personal hygiene.
You will be responsible in undertaking certain domestic duties during the night as well as maintaining all residents’ records and review of care plans. You will also monitor the needs of the residents and inform a senior member of staff on duty of any emergency or concern about their well-being. In addition, you will assist and participate in activities for residents within the home.
You will have an understanding of the needs of residents and an understanding of the importance of confidentiality. Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF) diploma is preferred but not essential as full training will be given.
To apply for this role please attach your CV and covering letter to the form on the right. When writing your covering letter please address all areas of the person specification.
The closing date for this post is March 15th.
Interviews will take place on a date to be confirmed.
For an informal discussion about the role please contact Thornbank, on 01473 253346 or Email: Thornbank@greensleeves.org.uk
The successful applicant will be appointed subject to ISA first and enhanced DBS disclosure. This post is not subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.
Greensleeves Care is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.