Residential Care Assistant - Tamarix Lodge, Withernsea

Salary £8.21 per hour , Hours Full time position available

HICA Group are a ‘Not for Profit’ organisation providing a range of care services to older people and people with learning difficulties both within residential and nursing homes and within the community.

We are currently looking for an individual to join the team up at Tamarix Lodge - an older people’s home, based in Withernsea.

We have a full time position available to start immediately, you will be situated in an excellent working environment. The rate of pay for the position is £8.21 per hour.

Come join the team and make a difference to someone’s life!

Primary responsibilities include:

  • Assist Service User’s with washing, bathing, personal hygiene, dressing, toileting, continence care and meal preparation.
  • Support the Service User’s with their prescribed medication in accordance to their care plan.
  • Keep records and care plans up to date and factual.
  • Interact with Service User’s and their families professionally and respectfully.
  • Treat every individual with respect, dignity and maintain confidentiality always.

What we’re looking for in a candidate:

  • Working towards or holds an NVQ 2 or equivalent in Care.
  • Previous experience working within the care sector as well as experience providing personal care is desirable but not essential as full training is provided when you start with us.
  • Knowledge and understanding of people with different levels of learning disabilities and those individuals with dementia.
  • Able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing with Service User’s and other professionals.

Ability to prioritise workload and duties to meet the needs of the home.

  • Your new rewarding role in Care comes with many added benefits such as:
  • Retail, supermarket, holiday, entertainment & cinema discounts
  • Discounted local & national gym memberships
  • Access to low cost saving plans and loans
  • Hospital and Death Benefit plans at prices you can’t find on the Highstreet
  • Employee assistance programme & wellbeing support
  • Refer a Friend bonuses
  • Free parking
  • Access to funded qualifications and genuine career opportunities

The successful candidate will be required to undertake a DBS check.


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