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Care Assistant (Days)

About The Role

orkare Homes is an award winning care home provider based in East Yorkshire.

As a family owned company, with over 30 years experience operating care homes, we aim to provide the highest quality care in luxury environments.

This is reflected by our numerous Outstanding ratings from CQC (which puts us in the top 2% in the country) and the 3 Best New Care Home in the UK awards we received at the prestigious Pinders Healthcare Design Awards in London.

Yorkare Homes is excited to begin developing Haxby Hall into a state of the art luxury care home.

The Home, in the heart of Haxby, will provide both residential and dementia care for up to 63 residents.

It is on a 1.4 acre site allowing for large gardens, allotments and a bowls green.

Facilities will include an in-house bar, a hair and beauty salon, terraces on each floor, a cinema and a sweet shop. These will be used daily in our varied activities programme.

We are current recruiting for Care Assistants (Days)

This will involve some weekend work

The role of a Care Assistant is to ensure the needs of the residents are met in a person-centred way that respects their dignity and promotes independence.

It is essential that all our staff are:

  • Flexible, caring and compassionate.
  • Positive, self-motivated and organised.
  • Willing to undertake any training necessary to develop skills and competency relevant to the role.
  • Sensitive to the needs of others.
  • An active team player and must be able to work on own initiative.
  • Possess good communication skills with colleagues and residents.

Overview of Job Description:

  • To provide personal care and support to residents with a wide range of health care needs, illnesses and disabilities, all of which are available in their care plan for staff to follow
  • Serve and assist with drinks and snacks if required through the Day.
  • Make and change beds; tidy rooms along with some light cleaning to ensure resident comfort and maintain the appearance of their home.
  • To maintain accurate documentation with regards to the care and support given to our residents.
  • To act as an advocate to the residents and communicate their needs and wishes when required to senior members of staff

In return the company will offer you:

  • Competitive rates of pay (increased rate if an NVQ2 in Health and Social Care is held)
  • Free Uniform
  • Fully comprehensive training and development support from our In house trainer
  • Career Progression
  • Staff recognition awards
  • Rewards App
  • Health Scheme
  • Working with a fantastic team of friendly, supportive, like-minded individuals

Whilst experience is preferred, training and support is provided to a very high standard if the applicant demonstrates all the qualities we feel are essential to fulfil this role, such as having a positive and caring attitude

Yorkare Homes is proud to be an Equal Opportunities Employer

Salary

Over 21 – £9.80 per hour

Over 21 with NVQ2 – £9.90 per hour

Under 21 to be discussed at interview

COVID-19 considerations:
From the 11th November 2021 it will be law that to work within a social care setting you must be fully vaccinated.

 

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Location: Haxby Hall
Hours: Full and Part Time Roles Available
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Call

01904 202555

Email

enquiries@yorkarehomes.co.uk

Haxby Hall, York Rd, Haxby, York YO32 3DX, UK

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01904 202555

Email

enquiries@yorkarehomes.co.uk

Haxby Hall, York Rd, Haxby, York YO32 3DX, UK

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