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Carer - Nights in Waterlooville at The Cinnamon Care Collection

Date Posted: 6/4/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Care Assistants - Nights
£8.16 per hour plus benefits/paid DBS & breaks
12 hour shifts 8pm-8am

Wellington Vale, located in Waterlooville is an 85 bedded care home which offers residential and dementia care. We are also soon to open a new Nursing Floor and are now recruiting for Night Carers to join our Team. You will work alongside the registered nurse and the senior carers, whilst being fully supported and mentored. We encourage career progression and support with training and NVQ qualifications. 

The overall purpose of the role is to provide individual care as required by each resident in order to meet their personal needs whilst ensuring that each person's dignity and individuality is upheld and their independence, choice and control is promoted at all times. You'll be required to create a happy and caring atmosphere; which involves providing a wide range of general caring services and duties.  You'll also help in the care of the resident's physical environment and the general activities within the home and to adopt a totally flexible approach and attitude to the challenges of the post. 

We are looking for hardworking, caring and genuinely compassionate people to work at Wellington Vale. 

Job Requirements

Key responsibilities:
1. Ensuring the highest possible levels of care are maintained by supporting / assisting residents, when required, with washing, toileting, dressing, undressing, and all other aspects of daily living, according to their individual needs.
2. Paying particular attention to assisting residents who have limited mobility, or physical difficulties, making the best use of aids provided.
3. Closely monitoring residents who may be confused and/or who have behavioural problems.
4. Assisting in the delivery of care for residents who are dying or who have a progressive illness.