Care Assistant

  • Pitlochry, Perth & Kinross
  • Social Care
  • Posted 4 days ago

We have new opportunities for Care Assistants to join our team at our fantastic Pitlochry site in Dundee.

There are part time and full time contract options, with both dayshifts and nightshifts available (we also offer bank and casual contracts should that suit better).

The Role

To assist in the provision of care and work as part of a team to achieve required standards. To ensure Residents retain their dignity and individuality. To be involved in the general activities of the Care Home / Unit.

Duties Include

  • Ensure Residents’ individual needs are met through effective care planning and review. Using our new Samsung devices with PCS (Person Centred Software) to electronically record completed tasks etc.
  • Ensure the highest possible levels of care are maintained by supporting/assisting Residents, when required, with washing, toileting, dressing, undressing, and all other aspects of daily living
  • Assist in framework of social activities by interacting with Residents and helping them continue with hobbies and activities in the Care Home
  • Carry out regular checks on Residents at intervals determined by senior Staff Members.
  • Provide care and support as identified in care reviews and care and support plans, as directed by senior Staff Members

Skills, Abilities and Experience

  • Good communication skills (written and verbal). Ability to communicate effectively with Residents, colleagues, Managers and others
  • A commitment to a service which provides support to vulnerable individuals, and which is respectful and according to the individuals’ wishes
  • Willingness to participate in Vocational Training Programmes
  • Satisfactory Police Check and check against the PVG List
  • Experience of working in a care/support setting (desirable)

Competitive salary, pension, development/training and staff benefits package form part of this fantastic offer.

Job Information

Job Reference: 1150_1593517931
Salary:
Salary From: £9
Salary To: £9.3
Job Industries: Social Care
Job Locations: Pitlochry, Perth & Kinross
Job Types: Permanent

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