Winlight Recruitment is a leading healthcare staffing agency dedicated to providing exceptional care services. We are currently seeking a compassionate and skilled Care Officer to join our team in Kintbury, Newbury, supporting elderly service users dealing with dementia.
As a Care Officer, you will play a vital role in enhancing the quality of life for our service users. Your responsibilities will include:
- Assisting with personal care, including washing, dressing, eating, and medication management.
- Providing physical support with household tasks and personal care.
- Supporting and helping with healthcare needs, including routine checks and medication administration.
- Encouraging the development of personal skills through hobbies and interests.
- Teaching life skills such as shopping, using public transport, and managing bills.
- Collaborating with healthcare professionals to maintain the highest standards of care.
- Monitoring and assisting with the improvement of their health conditions.
- Promoting participation in hobbies, sports, and potential employment opportunities.
- Experience: Minimum 6 months of relevant experience working with adults dealing with dementia.
- Certification: SOVA – Level 2.
- Enhanced DBS on Update Service.
- Covid passport – Double vaccination.
- Car driving ability: Suitable candidates must be able to travel to Kintbury – Newbury, so car drivers will be preferred.
- Competitive Pay.
- Business Miles Claim.
- Additional Benefits (e.g., professional development opportunities, employee assistance programs).
How to Apply:
If you are interested in this rewarding role apply now or if you are looking for a different Care Assistant position in the UK or Channel Islands, please contact our Marketing team at firstname.lastname@example.org.
At Winlight Recruitment, we believe in fostering a supportive and inclusive work environment. Join us to experience the following benefits:
- Your own dedicated specialist consultant.
- Access to a wide variety of Care Assistant jobs across the UK.
- Prompt and Reliable Payroll.
- Free Compliance Service.