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Care Assistant - Bank
Job Overview
  • Base Pay : £6.71 - £7.21 /Hour
  • Other Pay : N/A
  • Location : UK-Ilkeston
Job Description

Site or Unit :
Cedars and Larches Care Home
Address :
16 Queens Drive Ilkeston Derbyshire DE7 5GR

Contracted Weekly Hours : Bank Hours

The Cedars and Larches is a home near the centre of Ilkeston and close to the local park. The home is easily accessible by a good local bus service. We can accommodate up to 61 residents both nursing and residential. We have recently undergone some refurbishments to bedrooms and have a programme in place to continually improve the home for our residents. It is a very welcoming and friendly home providing a high quality of care with a good variety of activities which we developed from the choice of our residents Staff are trained to a high standard and are supportive and caring.. We have mature gardens ideal for those sunny days. We have an excellent reputation within the company and within the local community. We are dedicated to delivering a high quality of care and encourage family and friends to become involved in their loved ones care and all are welcome to visit at any time. Please contact us at any time to look around the home and an informal chat.

As a Care Assistant you will show warmth and support to our residents and their families; helping to promote independence and dignity and positively enhancing the lives of individuals in our care.

So as a Care Assistant what do you need to do to make this happen?

  • Communicate professionally and warmly with all visitors to the home including family and friends

  • Act as a key worker to a number of residents, providing friendship and supporting their needs.

  • Take part in social activities both within and externally to the home

  • When required, accompany residents to appointments outside the home

  • Assist residents with personal hygiene needs

  • Work as part of a team

  • Attend training as required

Job Requirements

In order to achieve this our carers should have:

A caring nature and a positive attitude, showing compassion and a desire to deliver quality care. You should be reliable and have a professional appearance.

Four Seasons Health Care provide a variety of competitive benefits, including a generous holiday allowance, a bespoke development programme, childcare vouchers and an employee discount scheme. Plus free parking and uniform where applicable.

If you have the skills to succeed in this role and are committed to the provision of quality care please click on Apply now.