Care Assistant (Relief) based at Amathea, Workington
Up to £9.18 per hour
Relief Various hours per week.
You will be responsible for supporting older people to live their daily lives to the full, assisting with their physical and personal needs to enhance each individuals wellbeing.
We are looking for people who are flexible in their approach and sensitive to the needs of residents therefore you must enjoy the company of older people and work well as part of a team. Previous experience is desirable but the right approach and willingness to undertake full training is more important.
For more information about the role please review the Job Description here.
Please note that interviews may take place prior to the advert closing as and when suitable applications are received. If a suitable candidate is appointed the role may close early, therefore please do not hesitate to submit your application.
A modern, purposebuilt home for up to 40 residents, life at Amathea Care Home reflects the importance to MHA of quality and choice for older people.
Staff members take the time and care to get to know residents as individuals, talking to them and their families about their likes and dislikes and personal backgrounds and stories, in order to be able to provide the personcentred care that lies at the heart of MHAs values.
With links to the local Alzheimers club and mobile library, Amathea works hard to enable older people, including those with dementia, to express themselves and enjoy the world around them.
Private single rooms with en suite facilities ensure that all residents have privacy and comfort, while the homes lounges and landscaped garden offer sociable and safe spaces to enjoy the company of others.
Here, too, we are committed to providing alternative therapies such as reflexology and music therapy as ways of enhancing personal wellbeing, while a wide range of activities, visits and events are always on offer for you to take part in if you wish.
For more information about Amathea, please click here
Pension, 28 days holiday (inc. bank holidays), Life Assurance, Discount Scheme, free uniform and DBS provided
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