Greater London, England
- £ 0 - 0 Per hour
- Full time
- Job level
- Admin - Sales - Clerical
- 12 Jul 2019
- 9 Aug 2019
Care Assistant – Full time – Day and/or Night shifts available – Permanent
Kingsleigh Care Home - Thanet Way, Whitstable, Kent CT5 3FS
Day - £8.21 Night - £8.5 Weekend - £8.71
About Care UK
We run over 120 homes and day clubs across the UK. We provide residential, nursing, dementia and end-of-life care for older people. As one of the UK’s leading care home providers, our goal is to help every employee fulfil his or her potential – with first-class training and support.
About the role
This role offers full or part time contracted hours of 22h/w, 33h/w or 44h/w. Carers would be required to work alternate weekends or one day every weekend. Working hours would be 8:00 AM – 8:00PM.
As part of a close-knit, friendly team, you’ll assist our residents with their physical and emotional needs. The role will also involve assisting our residents with personal care, assisting them with day to day activities and maintaining their documentation. More than just a carer, you’ll be a true friend, who champions their dignity and respects their independence.
You’re a compassionate, can-do person with experience supporting older people. You’re good at using your initiative and working well under pressure. To you, it’s more than just a job. It’s a role where you happily go the extra mile to make a difference to the lives of older, frail people. To succeed, you’ll need to be able to think on your feet, prioritise your own workload and keep accurate records.
As a Care Assistant at Care UK, you can look forward to:
- Contracted hours
- Day - £8.21 Night - £8.5 Weekend - £8.71
- Bank holiday enhancements
- Free DBS
- Free uniform
- Free training
- Parking on site
- Option gain qualification in Health and Social Care
- Clear career path, e.g. into nursing or management roles
- Refer a friend Bonus
- Thousands of online and in-store discounts
Harrier Lodge care home opened in December 2018 is a 65 bed care home providing nursing and residential care, as well as specialist care for people living with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia.
Working with Care UK, you will assist our residents in everyday life, providing support and companionship. You’ll help the residents each day to fulfil their lives and support them in any way they may need. Building relationships and acting as a companion is an extremely rewarding part of your role. This is a great opportunity to dedicate your time and compassion to a fulfilling environment.