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Care Assistant in Surrey

Care Assistant in Surrey

Job Number 
2017-62508
Community Name 
Surrey
Position Type 
Part-Time
Locations 
UK-SRY-

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JOB OVERVIEW

Sunrise Senior Living and Gracewell Healthcare are recruiting for Care Assistants in the Surrey Area. We have a range of flexible options from Full time, Part time or Bank to suit your needs.

We are an award-winning provider of high quality residential, nursing and dementia care. From the moment you step into our beautiful grounds you know you are somewhere special. We have 40 locations across the UK with 10 of them located in Surrey, so why not pop in and see us to find out about a career in care.

Surrey locations:

  • Sunrise of Bagshot
  • Sunrise of Banstead
  • Gracewell of Bookham
  • Sunrise of Esher
  • Sunrise of Guildford
  • Sunrise of Purley
  • Gracewell of Sutton
  • Sunrise of Virginia Water
  • Sunrise of Weybridge
  • Gracewell of Woking – New home opening 2018

A Care Assistant within our Gracewell & Sunrise Homes is a ‘hugely rewarding and satisfying job with no two days the same’ – and it’s not just us saying that, it’s what some of our most committed team members have said.

As Care Assistant you will be working as part of a focused, and skilled team of fully supported staff who have our residents well being at the core of all they do. The Care Assistant is responsible for providing the highest standards of person centred care to our resident’s whilst maintaining dignity, respect and well being. You will contribute to reviewing the Individual Service Plan for each Resident and assist with daily activities providing residents with both physical and emotional support and personal care as required. Gracewell is committed to supporting and developing all Care Assistants with ongoing training & leadership across all areas.

As Care Assistant you will help with transporting residents to appointments and activities outside of the Home, serve food in the dining room, complete dining room clean-up and tidy resident’s rooms. You will also be trained on how to use Dementia Techniques to validate and recognise each individual resident within your role as Care Assistant

RESPONSIBILITIES & QUALIFICATIONS

  • Naturally compassionate with a caring disposition
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience preferred but not essential
  • NVQ 2/3 in Health and Social Care desirable or a willingness to undertake the qualification
  • Medication administration training and/or a willingness to undertake training if required
  • Ability to work flexible hours
  • At least 18 years of age

ABOUT SUNRISE

We are a leading premier healthcare provider of residential, nursing and dementia care delivered in a most luxurious home environment providing the very highest standards of care to our residents. We believe great care starts with great people.  We have a varied range of career options available to individuals all supported by extensive learning and development programmes to make the most of your career with us.

  • 28 days holiday inclusive of Bank holiday
  • Bank holiday – double time payment for approved hours worked
  • ‘Your choices’ voluntary benefits – employee discounted scheme
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Flu Vaccination
  • Employee Assistance scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme with Halfords
  • Career Development Training to recognised NVQ level in Health and Social care & many more
  • Study Support

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