Care Assistant - Carlisle

Posted 22 September by Randstad Care

We are currently recruiting a number of night support or day support Care Assistants to work within a beautiful purpose built care home with a homely feel. This care home has been specifically designed and built to provide the highest standards of care and well being to the elderly. The care home has a "Family run feel" given the fact that the managers have been there for a number of years

As a Care Assistant, your role will be to provide support and care to the elderly, you will be required to support the residents to reach their own goals and engage in activities that interests them. If you are passionate about making a positive difference to the lives of others I think you will find this role extremely rewarding.

Your responsibilities will also include:

  • Supporting the service users with daily routines and ensuring privacy and dignity are respected at all times. This will include supporting service users with intimate levels of personal care.
  • Act as a key worker to a number of residents, providing friendship and supporting their needs.
  • Take part in social activities both within and externally to the home
  • Work as part of a team
  • Being able to work flexibly, not only to regards to rota patterns but also the ways in which you support the service users.
  • Assist residents with person moving and handling

Through working with Randstad you will receive a number of market leading benefits. Firstly, our pay rates are second to none - we believe that carers should be paid fairly for the fantastic work that they do. We also offer the most competitive referral scheme across the sector with £300 of shopping vouchers per successful applicant you send our way. Furthermore, you can also take advantage of Randstad's own discount app which will allow you to tap into discounts across a number of high street stores.

We require that applicants have at least 6 months experience within the care sector. The service prides itself on delivering consistently high levels of person centred support, achieved through a genuinely passionate and engaged team. If you have a passion for working with the elderly and you want to make a difference then please apply now, we would love to hear from you.

Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing.

Required skills

  • Care Assistant

Application question

Do you have 6 month experience working in care?

Reference: 40944343

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