Care Assistant (Bank).
As one of our highly valued carers, you're at the front line of care delivery. Your mission is to promote health and wellbeing by helping residents with their personal care, and supporting them with all aspects of daily living. As such, every day is different and your job is very rewarding. Job Description At Abbeyfield, we believe that great care starts with great people. Were committed to providing the highest standards of accommodation to our residents and were always keen to hear from people who share our commitment to enhancing the lives of older people in the UK. From carers to house managers, activities coordinators to cooks, plus roles in our St Albans head office, Abbeyfield has a varied range of career options available. By working at Abbeyfield youll be joining a charity with more than 400 houses and over 7000 residents. But were also developing new homes throughout the UK with state of the art facilities. In line with your casual (bank) worker assignment agreement, we offer competitive pay that is in line with those of our employed staff in similar roles. And depending on how many hours you work, you will accrue leave at an equivalent rate of 29 days paid leave in a full calendar year, inclusive of bank/public holidays. And in order to carry out this role, you will be provided with mandatory training to get you started, as part of a comprehensive induction. To be eligible to work for us in future assignments, you will be expected to keep your mandatory training up to date. Best of all, were a charity, meaning that the interests of our valued staff and residents sit at the heart of what we do, not shareholders. Description of the role Each resident is unique; the care and support they need is individualised and personal to them. You treat people with kindness and compassion, and your sensitive and respectful approach ensures residents maintain their dignity and feeling of self worth. You assist residents at difficult times such ...