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

Site or Unit :
Balmoral Care Home
Address :
6 Beighton Road, Woodhouse, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S13 7PR

Contracted Weekly Hours : 33 Hours Nights

Balmoral Care Home is a 75 bed nursing home providing supportive care to residents with dementia, nursing and general residential needs. Situated in the village of Woodhouse, near Sheffield, it is within easy reach of the M1 motorway and close to shops and other amenities. Balmoral Care home is subdivided into three units: Hampton Unit, Chatsworth Unit and the Windsor Unit. Our Hampton Unit cares for residents who are assessed as having general residential care needs. The Chatsworth Unit provides nursing care to residents and the Windsor Unit supports and cares for residents living with dementia and has achieved the status of "Pearl" high platinum accreditation. Our staff adopts a person-centred approach to care and are committed to evidence-based practice, offering everyone a warm and welcoming environment. Balmoral is part of a national research network and participates in studies which may help to improve care for older adults in the future.

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.