About The Role
Do you want to join a company that cares? When joining Avery you can expect :
highly competitive rates of pay
exclusive employee discounts incl. retail and leisure savings
excellent career development incl. formal training
accredited advanced senior carers programme
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Rivermere Care Home , located in Sevenoaks are currently recruiting for dedicated and caring team players to join us as Care Assistants.
As Care Assistant, it is desirable that you hold a Level 2 qualification in Health & Social Care (or equivalent), alongside experience of a similar role.
It is equally important that you can demonstrate the right behaviours and attitude for working in an adult social care environment.
A full induction programme will be provided, alongside formal training opportunities.
The role will require you to work shifts on a rota.
The key responsibilities of our Care Assistants include :
Provide person centred care and personal care to residents in all aspects of their daily living.
Supporting residents at meal times, in accordance with their individual needs.
Ensure the environment is maintained to a high standard including shared areas; ensure areas are decorated as rooms become vacant and that the whole environment is checked regularly to achieve the desired standards.
Contribute fully to team working, responding positively to colleagues and undertaking all reasonable work instructions promptly.
Take reasonable care of equipment used to carry out tasks, including general cleanliness and advising on any faults or the need for maintenance or replacement.
Practice safe systems of work across the range of tasks and in particular moving and handling of loads, by assessing risk and having due regard for personal safety and the safety of residents, visitors and staff.
Understand personal responsibilities with regard to Health and Safety at Work legislation, particularly in relation to moving and handling of residents and fire safety and evacuation procedures.
Take an active interest in your personal and professional development by contributing to supervision and appraisal meetings, attending team meetings, and participating in training sessions.
Adhere to all company and local policies / procedures.
Develop positive professional relationships with residents, visitors and colleagues.
Please note that as part of the application and employment process you shall be asked to confirm your COVID-19 vaccination status, including if required, your agreement to be vaccinated if not yet administered, your agreement to ongoing vaccinations throughout the duration of your employment as well as confirming your agreement to regular COVID-19 testing.
This information is required to ensure the safety and well-being of all our residents and staff, and shall be held in the strictest of confidence.
About You Not Specified About The Company Avery Healthcare is an award-winning national care home provider, committed to delivering the highest standards of person centred care.