Accord are looking for individuals who are committed to making a real and positive impact upon our services. We are looking for Care Assistants to work night shifts at Cartlidge House, located in the heart of Oakengates, Telford
This service provides care and support packages to older adults who are frail, have mental health needs or need short-term intermediate care to prevent unnecessarily long hospital stays.
We have two part time opportunities available, working 20 hours per week.
As a Care Assistant working night shifts, we need to you to confident to handle any issues that arise during the quieter periods swiftly and effectively.
Your role will be key to the smooth running of the service throughout the night; our customers will need assistance with bedtime routines including helping into bed, bathing, personal care and administering medication.
Dinner time will also be a time for you to ensure that our customers receive the support the need in order to eat well and as independently as possible.
You will also be on hand for any early risers ensuring the breakfast service runs smoothly and needs are met prior to your shift handover.
We are not necessarily looking for you to have qualifications or years of experience. We needindividuals who have a real interest to work in this kind of environment and above all, a willingness to learn and progress within this role.
It is essential that you are confident when recording information, making sure it is accurate and legible. You will have to think on your feet at times and have the ability to remain calm under pressure.
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