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Care Assistant

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  • Sector:

    Unqualified Social Care

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  • Salary:

    Up to £0.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Anthony Scargill

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Akton Recruitment are looking for an experienced and motivated Care Assistant to assist in waking night shifts with the local authority in Worcestershire, based at a residential home for adults with learning disabilities in Bromsgrove. This is a contract-based role working up to 35 hours a week at a rate of £10.95 per hour. This will be on a monthly rolling contract basis.
Your main duties include:
* To assist and support people using the service with personal care and physical tasks e.g. assistance with dressing, washing, bathing and with meals
* Social duties (e.g. talking and helping people using the service to maintain contact with family, friends and community, and recreation) aimed at creating a supporting atmosphere where people using the service can achieve maximum independence. Encourage and assist people using the service with individual and group social and therapeutic activities of the service.
* To participate in the normal domestic tasks connected with the daily routine of the service and the personal needs of the people using the service.
* To enter details of incidents and events occurring during a period of duty in the appropriate records, and to report verbally to the senior member of staff on duty before leaving the premises.
You will need experience working with service users with learning disabilities, and it will only be waking night shifts in the first month of employment. If this is the role you're looking for, get in touch!