Care Assistant, Northwood

Closing date: 28/09/2019

Location: Abbeyfield, James House, 2 Sandy Lodge Way, Northwood, Middlesex. HA6 2AJ

Salary - £10.65 per hour covering 35 hours per week

This Role is subject to DBS check

Promoting the physical, social, intellectual and emotional wellbeing of our residents, you will assist in maintaining their independence. Duties will include providing assistance to residents with their personal care to include washing, dressing and assisting residents in all aspects of their daily lives as required.

As a Care Assistant at James House, Northwood, you'll also:

  • Ensure each resident receives assistance with all elements of their personal care to include washing, dressing
  • Assisting residents in all aspects of daily living as required.
  • Monitor health needs of each resident
  • Ensure residents choice and independence is respected and have knowledge of residents risk management plans.
  • Help residents with mobility problems and other physical disabilities, including incontinence, and in the use and care of aids and personal equipment.
  • Help serve meals, prepare and clear dining room and assist residents with eating as required.
  • Make beds, tidy rooms, light cleaning and emptying of commodes.
  • Care sensitively to residents who are unwell or requiring palliative care.
  • Escort residents to hospital out-patient appointments as required.
  • Answer emergency bells and the door and greet visitors in a courteous manner.
  • Participate in the key worker system as defined within the home as well as work closely with your team.

To apply

To apply please send your CV and covering letter to g.lamoon@abbeyfield.com