Care Home Assistant Practitioner (CHAPs)
Base Pay : £9.40 - £9.50 /Hour
Other Pay : N/A
Location : UK-Rotherham
Site or Unit :
Layden Court Care Home
All Hallows Drive, Maltby, South Yorkshire S66 8NL
Contracted Weekly Hours : 33- 44 hours day shifts
Layden court is an 85 bed care home providing residential, nursing and dementia nursing care over two floors.
The home is situated close to Maltby, South Yorkshire, and is served by excellent transport links and motorways to Rotherham and Sheffield, with a large shopping centre only 7 miles away. Its location places it within easy reach of local shops and amenities. Layden Court has professional relationships with local GP practices and all members of the community team. Our committed team of registered nurses and care assistants provide different levels of care to suit the needs of all our residents.
This role reflects the changing care needs of residents and will provide our most promising Care Assistants with the opportunity to develop their skills and career whilst providing support to Registered Nurse(s) to meet a range of clinical needs.
The role is an enhanced care assistant role that will, after a period of extra training and competency assessment, provide clinical interventions to enhance the resident experience and the level of care residents receive under supervision of a registered nurse. Historically these clinical interventions would have been carried out by a registered nurse.
Based in a local Care Home near you. On a daily basis, you will support the nurse(s) to supervise and deliver excellent standards of care which promotes privacy and dignity, whilst enhancing independence, rehabilitation and personal choice.
The successful candidate must have a minimum SVQ/NVQ level 2 or Diploma in Health & Social Care and must achieve level 3 within 12 months after employment in the role.
A minimum of 12 months experience of working in a health & social care setting.
You must have the following attributes; Caring, Empathetic, Resident-focused
Literacy – good standard spelling, grammar and punctuation, Basic numeracy skills,
Problem- solving skills, Good verbal communication and the ability to work collaboratively as part of a team.
The role requires a flexible approach as hours will vary to reflect the work patterns and needs of the business.
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.