On behalf of our client in Torquay, we are looking for Health Care Assistants to join their team.
Ideally, applicants will have recent experience of caring for people, preferably elderly in a health, social care or voluntary setting.
To attend to the resident’s personal care, from getting residents ready for the day ahead to helping with meal times.
You will make sure all their physical and emotional needs are met in a way that’s caring, kind and respectful.
In time, you will get to know the residents individually and their families/friends so you can find out how a resident likes to do things. They might enjoy reading the daily newspaper with a cup of tea every day at 10am! It will be your job to know what keeps the residents happy.
You will support individual and group based activities and will promote independence and choice for the residents. Working in a team with all care home staff, you will keep residents’ personal care plans up to date to ensure all staff understand a resident’s care needs and preferences always.
- from £9.50 per hour
- Contracted hours of 36, 40 or 48 per week
- 12 hour shifts (days, nights, weekends)
- Overtime hours available
- Meal on duty provided
- Staff Accommodation available from £100.00 per week
The successful candidate will be required to undergo vetting and compliance checks by the Employment Agency and enhanced checks by the Client including a Disclosure and Barring Service check. Pearls International Recruitment Agency is acting as an Employment Agency for the supply of permanent workers and is an Equal Opportunities Employment Agency. Please note that Pearls International Recruitment Agency’s preferred choice of contact is email, if applying for a vacancy please regularly check your emails.