Madeira Lodge is looking for a dedicated and empathetic Care Assistant to join our caring and supportive team. The role of a Care Assistant is truly rewarding, as it allows for the opportunity to make a significant difference in the lives of our residents. This role involves a wide variety of responsibilities and is tailored to suit the needs of the individuals you'll support, allowing them to lead a meaningful and fulfilled life.
- Assisting residents to attend appointments and participate in community activities, such as hobbies, classes, and social gatherings.
- Encouraging and promoting independence among the individuals in our care.
- Administering medication as needed, keeping accurate records of administration.
- Providing nutritional support, which includes meal preparation.
- Performing household duties to maintain a clean and comfortable living environment.
- Assisting with personal care tasks, such as bathing, dressing, oral care, and toileting.
- Assisting with mobility needs using aids like hoists and standing aids as necessary.
- Providing companionship to enhance the emotional well-being of our residents.
- Safeguarding residents and maintaining a high standard of well-being.
- Commitment to the core values of care: dignity and respect.
- A genuine passion for supporting and improving the quality of life of others.
- Willingness to undergo training and development to continually improve service.
- Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to build strong relationships.
- Effective communication skills, both written and verbal.
- Competitive hourly rates of pay.
- Flexible working hours to fit around your personal commitments.
- Generous annual leave package.
- Comprehensive training and continuous support.
- Employee referral scheme.
- Opportunities for career progression within our organisation.
Please note: An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check will be required upon a conditional offer of employment.
If you have a passion for delivering person-centred care and helping individuals lead fulfilling lives, we would love to hear from you. Apply today and join our dedicated team at Madeira Lodge.