Health Care Assistant
Blenheim House Care Home
27 Shurnhold, Bath Road, Melksham, Wiltshire, SN12 8DD
Working Hours: Full Time, Pay Rate: £8.00, Closing Date: N/A
If you are the person who….
- Looking for a rewarding role which makes a real difference to our residents’ lives
- Genuinely interested in working in our fantastic care home
- Kind, fun, enthusiastic
- Willing to learn, to train and to develop your career in Care
- Team player
… then please contact us, we would really like to discuss how your skills and our organisation can work together to make a fantastic partnership
Role and Responsibilities: To provide care for the Service Users under the guidance and supervision of the Home Manager, trained nursing staff and senior care assistants; and to undertake other activities to assist in the running of the Home as required.
Experience, Skills and Qualifications Required:
Essential: Genuine interest in working within a caring environment. Ability to communicate effectively at all levels. Team Player. A willingness to participate in vocational training programmes. Satisfactory police check and check against the DBS Adult first list (where applicable). A basic understanding of the Health and Safety at Work Act and Infection Control.
Desirable: Previous experience of working in a care setting. Relevant Vocational Qualification (achieved or working towards). Evidence of having undertaken relevant training (i.e. lifting and handling, health and safety, food hygiene etc).
Rewarding our staff is important to us and so we provide a competitive salary and holiday package, company pension, a huge selection of employment enhancements through our company benefits scheme including Childcare Tax Relief, discounts in local restaurants, cinemas, stores and supermarkets and many more.