Care Assistant (Nights)

  • Location

    Garforth, Leeds

  • Sector:

    Homecare, Older People Care & Nursing Homes

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £7.90 per hour + benefits

  • Contact:

    Steve Vine

  • Contact email:

    mas@hscjobs.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    F/HCA/GARFORTH

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-02-15

  • Consultant:

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We are looking for the best Care Assistants close to the Garforth area of Leeds, West Yorkshire to provide support to older people within a residential setting during night shifts. If you are a night owl, looking for night work and a role where you can make a difference to a person’s life, then this could be perfect for you.

Are you looking for a rewarding career for the New Year? Do you want to work for a care provider who puts dignity and respect for individuals at the heart of what they do? If so, then we want to hear from you.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a family-based business who have been running for over 50 years. Their home is built on love and they provide excellent quality personal care but also a service that values the individual. Our client is a specialist Dementia care provider and they recognise that every person is unique and encourage residents to be themselves and do things that are important to them.  

What are the pay rates, hours and benefits?

  • £7.90 per hour for over 25s;
  • £7.60 per hour for under 25s;
  • 12-hour night shifts available – 8pm to 8am;
  • Pension scheme;
  • Training provided to obtain further qualifications.

What are the responsibilities as a Care Assistant?

  • Assisting with personal care, including washing, dressing and assistance to the toilet;
  • Assisting in and out of bed;
  • Ensuring the welfare of residents at all times;
  • Answering buzzers during night shift;
  • Cleaning communal areas.

A minimum of 12 months experience of working in the care sector is desirable. Above all, you need a caring and compassionate personality, being right for the job is all about a genuine commitment to making life better for the residents you look after.

All applicants will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check

So, if you are an outgoing, dedicated individual, with a big heart and you would like more information on this Care Assistant job, then please click “Apply.” If you have any questions we will be in touch to discuss the role further with you.