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Care Assistant - Sherborne Court, Crewe

Sherborne Court - Crewe - £8.00
Care Home: Sherborne Court
Location: Crewe
Salary: £8.00

Job Type: Full time Day and Night carers- (36 hours per week)

Shifts: 8:00pm - 8:00am

Salary: £8.00ph

The Company:

The Select Healthcare Group is a family run business that was founded in the 1980’s with just one residential care home. Over the past three decades we have rapidly expanded our family of care homes and now have facilities in some of the most beautiful, relaxing surroundings in England. We currently have 30 care homes covering Mental Health, Nursing, Learning Difficulties, Rehabilitation, Challenging behaviors and residential care.

Sherborne Court:

Sherborne Court is situated in Crewe, with excellent transport links into the local town, Wales, Chester and into the Midlands via the nearby M6 making visiting easier for family and friends. This ideal location ensures community therapy programmes are participated in on a regular basis.

The service offers both short and long-term placements.

This can mean intensive assessment periods for some residents but for others this may mean an environment which fully understands the longer term needs of people with either a Brain injury or Neurological condition.

On admission a resident would participate in a full assessment of need offering a baseline from each of the therapy disciplines, each person is then supported by the Therapy team to set realistic and achievable goals which all work towards the persons longer term objective.

At Sherborne Court we offer a balance between a clinical and homely environment, we aim for everyone to feel welcome and equally involved in the running of the service, this also includes the family, friends of residents as well as external professionals.

Key responsibilities:

  • Provide high quality personal care in an enabling environment
  • Working with the Night team
  • Lead a team of care assistants
  • Work alongside home, deputy, area manager and admin
  • Support service users in a range of activities and to access the local community
  • Provide Person-centered care
  • Complete in-house and regulatory documentation to a high standard
  • Liaise with professionals, relatives and advocates
  • Attend staff and team meetings
  • Undertake all required training
  • Undertake any other reasonable duties commensurate with the role of Care & Support Worker
  • Adhere to all policies and procedures

Experience/qualifications required:

  • Previous experience working within a residential care home preferably working with those with dementia
  • Good communication skills
  • Level 2 Health and Social care (minimum) is preferable
  • Candidates must be fully flexible over a 7 day working rota. Able to work weekends and bank holidays
  • Willing to cover sickness/annual leave when required
  • This is a Night care post only

At Select Healthcare we have a longstanding and loyal staff base and are excited to be adding to the team! To confirm your interest, please click apply now

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