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Care Assistant - Bank

Sussex Housing & Care

Location: Oakwood Court Care Home, Haywards Heath

Description:

We are looking for a bank Care Assistant to work as a member of a team to provide holistic care to all residents throughout the Home.

Main Accountabilities:
• Acting within the care team and in accordance with organisational policies and procedures
• Assisting in maintaining a high standard of care and a homely environment for the residents ensuring that the residents are safeguarded from any form of abuse and their valuables/personal belongings are kept safe at all times
• Ensuring and maintaining a clean and comfortable environment
• Implementing care under the direction of the Regional Manager, Home Manager, Deputy or Senior Carer on duty
• Treating residents individually with respect, preserving their dignity while demonstrate a caring manner and empathy towards older people.

Skills/Qualifications:
• Understanding of how to move and handle people and various loads using specialist equipment
• Understanding of safe handling of equipment (hoists, stand aids, slide sheets, etc)
• Works under their own initiative and be a team player with the ability to prioritise their own workload.
• Be able to work unsupervised.
• Good general IT skills and able to confidently use Microsoft packages.

Remuneration: £8.39 per hour Hours of work: Bank - shifts to be taken as and when required to cover sickness and annual leave Contract type: Bank

How to apply:
To apply for this role please complete attached application form and email it to: jobs@sussexhousing.org.uk

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jobs@sussexhousing.org.uk