Night Care Assistant

£10.00 - £10.50 hourly
  • Westgreen Care Ltd
  • Westgreen House Care Centre, Wotton Road, Wotton-under-Edge, UK
  • Jun 09, 2022
Full time Care and Nursing Home

Job Description

Westgreen House Care Home are currently looking for an experienced and compassionate Night Care Assistant or Night Senior to add to their team. A successful candidate will be aware of the importance of meeting the resident's needs, offering person centered care whilst helping them maintain a good quality of life.

We are looking for a committed individual who goes above and beyond to help, who has excellent communication skills and is willing to work on their own or as part of a team. Our care staff are dedicated, hardworking and cheerful and we are looking for someone who would be an excellent fit within the team.

About Care Role:

  • Full and part time Carers, on a rota basis.
  • Supporting older residents, people with dementia and or mental health
  • Every other weekend.
  • Additional hours available to cover holidays etc.
  • Shift times are 8pm - 8am

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Assisting residents with personal care, including dressing, undressing, mobility, personal hygiene, eating and drinking.
  • Deliver all care needed during the night
  • Document and report any changes in residents health
  • Provide person centered care.
  • Ensure residents safety and well being.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Care Certificate or NVQ level 2 recommended but not essential
  • Experience of working with the elderly
  • Good Communication skills
  • Ability to work on their own or as part of a team
  • The ideal candidate will have at least 1 years' experience in the care of older people, Mental Health and preferably in a dementia care environment.

Successful Candidates will need to undertake an enhanced DBS check