New Directions Social Care

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Care Assistant

Job Description

Location: Neath Port Talbot
Pay scales: Pay up to £11.50 per hour

New Directions Health & Social Care are looking to recruit dedicated Care assistants to join our friendly team on a Full part time Basis for shifts in Neath Port Talbot and surrounding area.

We’re seeking caring, compassionate individuals who enjoys interacting with elderly residents and assisting them with their daily activities. Candidates must be warm and friendly, with a strong work ethic, a positive attitude and a genuine passion for providing Elderly residents with high quality care and support. If you’re Compassionate, friendly and looking to make a difference to people’s lives then we would be interested to hear from you.

Must Have previous experience working in elderly care home settings in either 3 months paid or 6 months Voluntary.

Responsibilities and duties:

Providing high standards of care.
Assisting residents with all aspects of personal care whilst maintaining dignity and respect.
Ensuring safe practices of manual Handling, transferring repositioning and movements of clients.
Report any concerns or issues to the Team leader, nurse in charge, Manager as appropriate including reports of any complaints.
Encourage clients to participate in social and recreational duties

Key Skills:

Excellent communication skills
A basic understanding of legislative requirements.
Ability to empathize
Manual Handling certificate
Excellent team player
Personal care
Assist with mobility issues
Ability to understand and follow policies and procedures.

Benefits working with New Directions

Weekly pay – on time, reliable pay with support every step of the way
Flexible working – use our online portal to update your availability and request shifts to work around you
Ongoing CPD – New Directions has its own internal training company to ensure you are constantly up skilled and updated
Great bonuses including Refer A Friend scheme
A dedicated team to help you
24 hour on call service in place
Award winning Company
Respected reputation throughout the social care and recruitment industry
Working as part of a friendly, established team

If you’d like to have an informal chat about this position then please call Alice on 02920 390 150. Alternatively you can submit your CV to [email protected] and I will be in contact with you should you meet the above requirements.

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