Bank Care Assistant at Burnham Court in Malmesbury

Closing date: 07/02/2019

Location: Burnham Court, Bunrham Road, Malmesbury, Wiltshire, SN16 0BQ

Salary: £8.90 per hour

Hours: Casual/Relief hours (sickness and holiday cover.)

Do you want your next role to be the one that makes a difference to someone’s life? Are you committed to providing excellent care to older people? If the answer is yes then this could be the role for you.

We are currently recruiting for a Bank Care Assistant to join the busy team at our house in Malmesbury. Burnham Court offers 49 Independent Living with Care Apartments each with outdoor space. In your role as a Care Assistant you will deliver care to our residents whilst also providing a domestic care service to local residents when needed. You will ensure older people enjoy life with us to the full, promoting their physical, social, intellectual and emotional wellbeing.

Duties will include providing assistance to residents with their personal care, including washing, dressing and assisting residents in all aspects of their daily lives.

Previous experience for this role is not essential as you will receive on the job support and training.  The ideal candidate will be able to communicate and interact well with people, be comfortable working as part of a team and can empathise and understand the needs of older people. As this role will involve some driving you will need access to a car and hold a full, clean driving license.

Upon commencement, Care Assistants must be willing to undertake training to achieve NVQ Level 2 qualification or equivalent.

Closing date for receipt of applications is 07 February 2019. This post is subject to DBS check. 

To apply please send your CV and cover letter to j.hilsdon@abbeyfield.com or for enquiries please contact Jessica Hilsdon on 01666 825 582.