Care Assistant What is expected of you as a Care Assistant?You will be at the very heart of our industry, so you are expected to be reliable, dependable and committed to make a difference in our homes. Duties will includeSupporting the activities of daily living in a person centred mannerPromote physical and personal independence as well as choice in all daily activitiesHelp in promoting a stimulating and homely environment To assist with toileting needs, including continence promotionTo change beds, tidy rooms and do light cleaning.To help in the serving of meals and drinks, feeding those individuals who are unable to feed themselves Why join Barchester as a Care Assistant?As market leaders we place the people we support first - and our staff are the best. You will benefit from a wealth of experience and as a company that places a great emphasis on investing in it's people, you will have the opportunity for both personal and professional development. Barchester has its own Learning and DevelopmentAcademy, giving you the freedom to develop professionally and create your own career pathway - it's just a case of high do you want to climb? We offerNationally recognised qualifications such as Apprenticeships and NVQs in many aspects of our service from care and hospitality to administration. These are programmes of learning at work, giving you the opportunity to develop new skills while earning at the same time. BenefitsFree uniformGenerous leave allowanceFlexible shiftsCRB company fundedNVQs company funded What skills do I need to join?We don't ask for any formal qualifications or experience but only that you have a genuine interest and enthusiasm - it's a fantastic feeling, helping the people we support to celebrate life to the full, it could be just what you're looking for.
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