Night Care Assistant.
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 return for your commitment, we offer a great pay and benefits package. This includes 29 days paid leave, (pro rata if part-time), including bank/public holidays, an occupational sick pay scheme, a pension scheme, plus shop and save discounts. We also offer great career prospects, from a comprehensive induction and a buddy to get you started, to further opportunities to progress your career as a carer, through development, to gain more experience in your role. 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 as during periods of illness, attendance at hospital appointments or sometimes providing palliative care, and you...