Care Assistant

Company
Elite Care Services ltd
Posted
08 December 2021
Closes
28 February 2022
Location
South East England
Sector
Finance
Job Roles
Hours
Part Time
Contract Type
Contract
Salary
£8 to £9

Job Detail

To carry out individual care as per residents care plan/or instruction by senior staff, ensuring the home/unit is
operating efficiently while creating a warm and friendly atmosphere and maintaining good relationships between
residents, relatives and staff.
Full training will be given

Assist nursing staff to lift and turn bedridden residents.
Helping to provide Personal Care to both male & females such as washing, dressing and using the toilet.
Assist in serving meals to residents and when required to assist with eating and drinking.
Assist residents to mobilise around the home.
Assist residents to communicate their wants and needs.
Ensure all aspects of the environment are clean and tidy, particularly the residents rooms.
Be responsible for the health and safety of yourself, other staff, residents and visitors under the Health & Safety
regulations. Report any hazards or potential hazards to the person in charge.
Take responsibility for specific aspects of the home e.g. infection control, fire safety and manual handling safety.
Maintain confidentiality of information regarding residents, visitors and staff.
Adhere to the homes policies & procedures.
Participate and encourage residents to participate in recreational activities and help provide physical and mental
stimulation for residents.
Adhere to Elite Care Services and the Homes whistle blowing policy.
Attend all training provided, ensuring your knowledge and skills are maintained and in line with current best practice.
Actively participate in the social care worker role to encourage the physical and mental stimulation of the residents who are unable to take an active part in the activities programme within the home.
When taking responsibility for the role of the care worker make certain that brief notes are recorded in the resident’s
notes. It is vital that any change of resident’s condition/wellbeing is reported immediately to the person in charge.
Undertake any other duties as directed by the senior staff.
This job description indicates only the main duties and responsibilities expected of you. It is not intended as an
exhaustive list.
Elite Care Services (Southern) reserves the right to amend this job description from time to time, according to
business needs. Any changes will be confirmed in writing. Please note that you share with Elite Care (Southern) the
responsibility for making suggestions to alter the scope of your duties and improve the effectiveness of your post.

Experience and Professional Competence

Skills required:

No experience or specific skills required
Ability to learn quickly
Caring and responsible attitude