Care Assistant - Nights
Anchor 3.340 reviews - Brighton

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Location: Partridge House, Heath Hill Avenue, Bevendean, Brighton, East Sussex, BN2 4LS

Contracted Hours: 30 hours per week, nights

Reporting into the Nurse/Team Leader, responsibilities will include: -

  • Delivering care plans, providing accurate and legible documentation and prioritising tasks as appropriate.
  • Identifying and ensuring health & safety standards are met.
  • Escalating concerns and issues.
  • Delivering a quality service in line with CQC essential standards, improving the quality of customer’s lives. Required knowledge & experience:
  • Care level 2 diploma, ideally with some knowledge of the needs of older people.
  • Ability to read, understand and complete/contribute to care plans.
  • Knowledge of health & safety in the workplace, along with an understanding of the safeguarding of vulnerable adults.
  • Food hygiene.
Required skills:
  • Commitment to providing high quality care.
  • Strong interpersonal and empathy skills with an approachable attitude.
  • Flexible, reliable and able to adapt and work under pressure.
  • Able to create an environment where customers feel able to participate and contribute ideas and plan around their needs.
  • Able to work as part of a team and individually.
Generous benefits including pension scheme, optional 25% discounted private health cover, Life Assurance, discounted retail and child care vouchers and the ability to buy and sell annual leave entitlement.

Job Reference Number: 008583

Closing Date: 31/08/2014

About this company
3.340 reviews
Anchor Trust manages care home estates for older people and runs their own retirement villages. An Investors in People employer, the company...