Bank Night Care Assistant.
Job DescriptionMallow Crescent comprises of a cluster of eight modern houses in Burpham (near Guildford) providing Supported Living and Short Breaks services for people with learning disabilities. We use a person centred approach to support individuals with daily living tasks, personal care, access to leisure pursuits, education, skills development and social networks within the local community. We are looking for people who are motivated and committed to improving individual's lives and have a desire to empower and promote independence. You do not need any other formal qualifications to apply for Night Care Assistant positions, you simply need to have the right values: * Understanding the needs of people with learning disabilities * Respect for the cultures and beliefs of the people we support * Resilience and emotional intelligence to handle challenging situations * Be adaptable but able to follow guidelines with a consistent, person centred approach Responsibilities: * To support the personal, practical, and social/emotional care of residents, enabling them to meet their individual needs. * To administer medication in accordance with the care plan, medication records and departmental policy and procedures. * To undertake continual appropriate record keeping, including completion of personal care records, medication records and care plans. * Carry out domestic duties as directed and/or appropriate * To undertake all duties in accordance with departmental policy, procedures and practice, including health and safety at work. * To promote a positive image of the service by attaining a high professional standard and approach at all times. * To develop the appropriate skills and knowledge of care by attendance and participation in supervision, monitoring meeting and training courses. * To undertake any duties of a similar level, as directed by the Residential Homes Manager. Training You will receive full induction training as well as...