Care Assistant - ST 01BJDescription Care Assistant - Bupa Care Homes£8.21 - £9.20 per hour. Rate of pay is dependent upon experience, capability& qualifications.
St Mark's Care Home, 110 St Marks, Maidenhead, Berkshire, SL6 6DNCurrently rated as OUTSTANDING by CQC!If you’re passionate about providing the very best care in a residential care home setting, consider a move to Bupa Care Homes.
We provide expert nursing, dementia, residential and specialist care to around 9,000 people in over 140 UK homes. Right now, we’re looking for an enthusiastic and committed Carer to join the team at our home in Maidenhead.
Whether providing long or short-term care that includes convalescence, respite and palliative care, our focus is on providing the highest quality service at all times.
What you’ll be doingAs a Key Worker under the guidance of a Registered Nurse, taking responsibility for the physical and emotional well-being and social needs of our residentsAssisting residents with personal care activities such as washing, personal hygiene, dressing and assisting with mealsProviding physical and mental stimulation by taking part in recreational and social activities with residents, both individually and as a groupHelping to maintain accurate records, undertaking ongoing training and getting involved in welcoming and training new staffGenerally promoting our residents’ independence, choice, dignity and respect by delivering the very best standards of care What you’ll needIdeally, some experience in a care environment, although this is not as essential as your genuine desire to develop a career in this fieldExcellent communication skills and the ability to work well as part of a dedicated teamA respectful, courteous and compassionate nature and a willingness to undertake any aspects of care or non-care dutiesA belief in giving your personal best at all times and striving for continuous improvement What we’ll offer you in return A competitive starting salary with the opportunity to increase this through training and developmentSmile Everyday - a health and wellbeing package available to all permanent employees giving access to 24 / 7 health lines along with online wellbeing toolsDiscounted gym membership, free flu vaccine and discounts on Bupa dentalInterest free travel ticket loans / Free onsite Parking / Cycle to Work SchemeChild care vouchersWe cover the cost of your DBS Check (£44)Comprehensive induction and on-going training and developmentAccess to rewards, offers and discountsHot meal provided on a 12 hour shiftUniform providedPension and Life Assurance scheme available20 days annual leave, Plus statutory bank holidaysRecognition schemes including Everyday Heroes and annual National Care Home Awards