Care Assistants (Bank) in Malmesbury

Closing date: 06/09/2019

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

Salary: £9.03 per hour

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

We're currently recruiting for Bank Care Assistants to join the busy team at our Burnham Court independent living facility in Malmesbury. 

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 our older residents enjoy life with us to the full, promoting their physical, social, intellectual and emotional well-being and helping to maintain their independence.

Duties will also 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 6 September 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.