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Care Assistant – West Hallam

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Care Assistant – Full and Part Time hours considered

West Hallam Residential Home is located in West Hallam close to Stanley Common and Ilkeston. The home is accessible by a local bus service. The home accommodates a maximum of 30 residents; consisting of 12 in a dementia unit and 18 residential. We have activities throughout the week engaging residents and continually improving the quality of care we provide.

Ashmere have an outstanding reputation within the care home community as well as in the local community, as well as achieving Investors in People. We are dedicated to our staff and residents’ ensuring a high quality of care is delivered at all times.

You need to be prepared to work flexibly across all shifts including nights.

In order to be successful in the role of a Care Assistant you will need to:

  • Communicate effectively and professionally with all residents, staff and visitors to the home.
  • Take part in activities that are occurring throughout the home as and when required.
  • Having compassion towards the residents and ensuring their needs are met at all times.
  • When required assist residents to external appointments.
  • Assist with personal care and occasionally assisting with meal times.
  • Continually work as part of a team

The calibre of care assistant we are looking for will have the following attributes:

  • Have a kind and caring nature putting the needs of residents at the front of your mind
  • The willingness and ability to go above and beyond for the home and residents
  • Have a positive attitude and should be reliable
  • Health and Social Care Qualification is desirable however not necessary.

Ashmere offer the following benefits to West Hallam staff:

  • Free onsite parking
  • Week’s paid induction for all new starters
  • Ashmere pay for all new starters DBS’
  • Ongoing training throughout your employment
  • Free Uniform for all staff
  • Progression opportunities throughout the organisation

We want people in our homes that are passionate about working in care and who want to help us provide outstanding care to our residents. Do you think this is you? Contact Carrie (HR) now for further details or an application form on 01773 571 535.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: £7.70 to £8.21 /hour

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