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Careers

Bank Health Care Assistant

Tuesday 8th August 2017 | Full Time

Fulltime and Parttime - Days and Nights


Role overview

Flexible Healthcare Assistant required to cover shifts as and when required, suitable for someone studying or who already has a part time job and wants to pick up some extra shifts. You will be required to carry out all duties of a healthcare assistant and will report to and follow instruction from the senior leading your full. Experience within the healthcare sector in preferred.


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Domestic Assistant

Tuesday 8th August 2017 | Full Time

Days and Nights


Role overview

Willow Park Lodge are looking to recruit a domestic assistant to join our team, the successful applicant will have the highest standards of cleanliness and will be naturally compassionate towards our residents and their families.

You will be required to work on your own and as part of a team so must be self motivated to complete your work to the high standards Athena Healthcare Group sets and maintains.

You will need to complete deep cleans and work to the colour coding system in place at Abbey Wood Lodge, the successful candidate will have an understanding of COSHH & Health & Safety.

You must always ensure your domestic trolley is safe and not left unattended, you must have a keen eye for detail and be able to accurately report and breakages you notice to your line manager.

This position is full time and you will work on part of a rota system.

If this is the position for you we look forward to receiving your CV.


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Senior Health Care Assistant

Thursday 20th July 2017 | Full Time

48hrs/week - Days


Role overview

Willow Park Lodge are looking for an experienced Senior Health Care Assistant who has worked with elderly people some of which will be living with advanced stages of dementia. Ideally qualified to NVQ Level 3 we are seeking an individual with a proven background in this field. As a new, purpose-built care home, this will be an excellent opportunity for an individual to experience state of the art care home facilities with a leading provider.


Responsibilities

The successful candidate will be required to run their floor of residents ensuring they are kept safe at all times. You will be working with and leading a team of healthcare assistants allocated to your floor. You will be responsible for organising  their duties for the night shift and allocating this resource effectively and safely throughout your shift. You will be in charge of administering medication to the residents on your floor whilst ensuring documentation is maintained and updated whilst acting as the first port of call for resident updates and liaisons with external professionals when required.

There will be other seniors or medication champions working within the Lodge which acts as additional team support to you when required.


The ideal candidate

The behaviours and attitudes of our staff within the care home environment is what sets us apart from other providers, whilst ensuring we keep our residents personalised needs at the heart of everything that we do. The ideal candidate will be reliable and dependable, professional and responsive to the needs of our residents.  They will be able to respond flexibly and appropriately to their personal care needs whilst being a key team player within the Lodge.

The successful candidate continuously strives to provide personal care and support which maintains the privacy, dignity and safety of residents at all times.

Our residents are treated with respect and patience, whilst their relatives and friends are met with courtesy and inclusion at all times.

The successful candidate will be able to motivate their team creating a positive working atmosphere on their floor ensuring all the residents needs are met throughout their shift and that duties are completed ready for handover to the next care team.


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