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

Site or Unit :
Lecale Lodge Care Home
Address :
26 Strangford Road Downpatrick County Down BT30 6SL

Contracted Weekly Hours : 33

Lecale is a 60 bed nursing home with 3 separate units, frail elderly, dementia and residential. We are situated on a very pleasant elevated site looking out over the countryside near the Quoile River. We have a lot of involvement from the local residents and enjoy a good reputation within the local community.

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.