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Care Assistant

Harrow, Greater London, England
HA1 1QP
Pay
N/A
Hours
Full time
Type
Permanent
Job level
Admin - Sales - Clerical
Posted
11 Aug 2019
Closes
9 Sep 2019

Job Description

Night Care Assistant – Full time/Part time – Permanent

Buchanan Court - Harrow, HA1 3AR

Nights/Weekends - £8.71

About Care UK

We run over 120 homes and day clubs across the UK. We provide residential, nursing, dementia and end-of-life care for older people. As one of the UK’s leading care home providers, our goal is to help every employee fulfil his or her potential – with first-class training and support.

About the role:

This role offers full or part time contracted hours of 22h/w, 33h/w or 44h/w. Carers would be required to work alternate weekends or one day every weekend. Working hours would be 8:00 AM – 8:00PM.

As part of a close-knit, friendly team, you’ll assist our residents with their physical and emotional needs. The role will also involve assisting our residents with personal care, assisting them with day to day activities and maintaining their documentation. More than just a carer, you’ll be a true friend, who champions their dignity and respects their independence.

About You

You’re a compassionate, can-do person with experience supporting older people. You’re good at using your initiative and working well under pressure. To you, it’s more than just a job. It’s a role where you happily go the extra mile to make a difference to the lives of older, frail people. To succeed, you’ll need to be able to think on your feet, prioritise your own workload and keep accurate records.

As a Care Assistant at Care UK, you can look forward to:
  • Contracted hours
  • Bank holiday enhancements
  • Overtime available
  • Free DBS
  • Free uniform
  • Free training
  • Option gain qualification in Health and Social Care
  • Clear career path, e.g. into nursing or management roles
  • Refer a friend Scheme
  • Thousands of online and in-store discounts
  • Where you'll work
  • Opened in September 2018, Buchanan Court is a purpose-built care home situated on Sudbury Hill in Harrow. The 80-bed home is light, contemporary and luxurious, offering the best in nursing, residential, dementia and short-term respite care. The home has a wide range of care services for our residents to continue to enjoy a fantastic lifestyle when they move in such as its own hair salon, coffee shop and cinema room, all they need are the right team of people to work closely with them and their families to develop personalised care plans that take into account each person’s experiences, interests and preferences – we find out about everything from what they do and don’t enjoy doing to the times they like to get up and go to bed.

    We offer residents choices about how they want to be cared for and supported, and treat each person with dignity and respect. Everyone in our team shares the same goal of making sure that every resident leads a happy, comfortable and fulfilling life.


  • Care UK is committed to ensuring that it employs people with the right mix of talent, skills and potential and will assess every applicant fairly regardless of race, gender, religion, sexual orientation, responsibilities for dependents, age, physical/mental disability or offending background. Having a criminal record will not necessarily prevent you from working with us, it will depend on the nature of the role and background of any offence.

    Ref: SYS6752

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