Care Assistant Jobs Vacancy at Care Leeming Bar
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Care Assistant Jobs Vacancy at Care Leeming Bar Jobs Details:
brighterkind is a dynamic care home group that is delivering a new approach to care, putting residents' happiness and health at the heart of our philosophy. Currently a standalone business within the Four Seasons Group, brighterkind has aspirations to develop independently into one of the leading care home providers in the UK. This role presents a unique opportunity to join a caring, fun and forward thinking business which is currently in its early stages of development. brighterkind operates in excess of 70 care homes throughout England, Scotland and the Channel Islands and employs more than 4,000 people.
We are already the 5th largest provider in the UK with aspirations to develop further over the next three years. brighterkind is focused on becoming the brand of choice within the care sector. Our aspiration is that in time brighterkind becomes a byword for unrivalled levels of personal and nursing care, offering outstanding recreation and activities, and delivering a high quality food and dining experience to all our residents. Put simply, our aim is to establish ourselves as the best known and most highly respected operator in the care sector.
We are investing heavily in our estate as part of a comprehensive re branding and refurbishment strategy. £25m has been earmarked to refurbish our homes and turn them into contemporary and comfortable places to live and work; £12m of this capital has already been invested. We are also investing heavily in professional development and have created a number of industry leading training programmes to help our managers and leaders to be the best that they can be. We aspire to provide our employees with a truly rewarding opportunity to proactively shape the company culture and influence the development of the business.
This really is an exciting time to join us. We offer a challenging and rewarding environment for proactive and innovative individuals to flourish and develop. We are looking for professional, creative and energetic candidates to join our friendly and passionate team all working towards the same goals - to help those we care for, love every day. Leeming Bar Grange is situated in a picturesque North Yorkshire town, own transport is possibly required due to the location.
Responsible for: Championing independence and personal choice whilst developing care plans to meet our residents changing physical, social and psychological needs whilst building on the positive reputation of the Home. -Assist residents with all aspects of personal care including toileting, cleaning, bathing, dressing and undressing, whilst ensuring optimum independence, dignity and respect of individuals; -Ensure the highest levels of person centred care are delivered to all residents to enhance and promote the clients quality of life; -Promote and deliver the full dining experience for all residents, assisting to serve meals and beverages and encouraging residents requiring additional attention at mealtimes; -Regularly attend to residents with reduced continence control, toileting, cleaning and changing continence pads and removing wet or soiled clothing to ensure the resident remains comfortable and the risk of skin deterioration is reduced; -Carry out care activities in accordance with the care plan for less mobile and poorly residents, particularly turning and moving to reduce the risk of development of pressure sores; -Assist residents with restricted mobility to move to communal areas or to return to their bedrooms as requested, using the correct moving and handling procedures as per the policy; -Ensure bedroom areas are kept clean, tidy and pleasant for the residents by undertaking tasks such as making beds, regularly changing bed linen and emptying commodes; -Responsible for the regular cleaning of equipment involved in personal care of residents, including commodes and wheelchairs; -Practice safe systems of work across a range of tasks in particular moving and handling of loads. Ensuring the policies and procedures are adhered to at all times; -Take responsibility for co-ordinating documentation of individual care plans, reporting back to person in charge; -Understand personal responsibilities with regard to Health and Safety at Work legislation, particularly in relation to moving and handling or residents and fire safety and evacuation procedures; -Act in a professional and courteous manner at all times towards residents and their visitors, respecting the dignity and individuality of each resident; -Encourage and contribute to working as a team, responding positively to colleagues and acting on all reasonable work instructions promptly. Personal Requirements An energetic, committed yet approachable team member, the person who fulfils this role will add real value by not only by being an inspiring leader who can motivate their teams through their obvious passion and commitment to both residents, families and staff alike, but will have the ability to multi-task in a high pressure environment with care and compassion.
Their talent and ability will be a reflection of the brighterkind culture and values and will help showcase the best of our organisation. To succeed you will be: -A team player - brighterkind is a low 'ego' organisation; -Strong communicator and influencer; -Energetic and hard-working; -Passionate about offering superior services and want to make a difference in everything that they do. A sense of humour and positive outlook on life - Glass half full rather than half empty is key