Onsite Domiciliary Care Assistant - Bank

Derby, England, gb
Company: Bupa
Category: Community and Social Service Occupations
Published on 2021-08-02 06:07:35

Onsite Domiciliary Care Assistant - Bank

Richmond Villages
Richmond Aston-on-Trent, Richmond Drive, Aston-on-Trent, Derbyshire, DE72 2EA

More than just retirement living, Richmond Villages offer an aspirational lifestyle to our residents, providing them with ongoing clinical care and support that meets their individual needs. You’ll help residents to truly get the most out of life and in return we’ll support you to get the most out of your career.

Working hours and salary

Bank shifts

What your typical day involves

  • Assisting residents with personal care duties such as bathing, dressing, toileting and incontinence care in their own homes within the Village. Providing the highest standards of care, you’ll champion the dignity, and independence of all our residents
  • Supporting at mealtimes where appropriate
  • Helping to promote mental and physical activity of residents through talking to them, supporting them to walk, engaging in hobbies and interests or enabling them to participate in organised activities, where appropriate
  • Answering emergency calls when care alert system is activated
  • Working with the Domiciliary Care Manager and other external professionals such as GPs, Chiropodists, Occupational Therapists and Physiotherapists where appropriate
  • Admin duties: keeping accurate records - maintaining full documentation at all times to show care given, activities and any changes to their health
  • Who we’re looking for

    You have experience of working in a care or dementia setting or you may have a Level 3 in Health & Social Care (or equivalent), but above all, you’ll be passionate about caring for others, respecting people’s choices and always putting their safety and welfare first. A great listener with a positive outlook, you’re confident talking to both residents and their families and understand that confidentiality is very important in what we do. Always ready to lead by example and support the wider team, you’ll deliver care with dignity and compassion and work to put a smile on our residents’ faces every day.

    What we’ll offer you in return

  • Comprehensive induction
  • Paid breaks
  • Hot meal provided on a 12-hour shift
  • Refer a friend bonus scheme
  • Uniform provided
  • Free flu vaccine
  • *Only available to permanent employees where HealthRoster is used.

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